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When will it end? On the strategies (and effectiveness) of the hard-knock stories in Nadine Labaki’s Capernaüm, Sergei Dvortsevoy’s Ayka, Matteo Garrone’s Dogman, and Vittorio De Sica’s Bicycle Thieves
Finding yourself: with the misanthropy of 2017’s edition looming over this year’s selection, two critics discuss Jaime Rosales’s Petra, Ciro Guerra and Cristina Gallego’s Birds of Passage, Ali Abbasi’s Border, and Paul Dano’s Wildlife