The MoMA is hosting the North American premiere of Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel’s VERA
(August 9 to 15) presenting the film as “One of the most fascinating and nearly uncategorizable features to come out of the
2022 Venice Film Festival”
“Brave” is often a byword today for opportunism, degraded by the same media trends that debase Vera. This film and Gemma’s
strikingly vulnerable performance help reclaim the word’s proper meaning.
The New York Times
compelling and bittersweet
The New York Sun
the directors explore hard, ineluctable truths about social isolation and personal risk.
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