The Hollywood Reporter summarized the “striking” film as “a quiet stunner” while The Guardian newspaper gave it four out of 5 stars, calling it “an apparently unsentimental film, without the coming-of-age cliches.” Manning Walker has said that she needed to make a movie from a girls’ point of view and that she hopes the film can start an even bigger conversation round consent and what is good intercourse.

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“The Buriti Flower,” which follows the Indigenous Kraho individuals within the coronary heart of the Brazilian forest, gained the ensemble prize for administrators Joao Salaviza and Renee Nader Messora. Reuters offers enterprise, monetary, nationwide and international news to professionals via desktop terminals, the world’s media organizations, industry events and directly to consumers. “Un Certain Regard” is a competition centered on arthouse films that runs parallel to the main competitors, the Palme d’Or, which will be introduced on Saturday.