EIFF 2013 Review: This Is Martin Bonner (2013)


Writer-director Chad Hartigan follows up his softly received directorial debut Luke And Brie Are On A First Date with This Is Martin Bonner, a thoughtful, well-acted and subtle character drama that scooped the Best of NEXT Audience Award at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. It’s minimalist and quiet, sure, but that’s what enables this film about two elderly men experiencing dramatic changes in their lives to be such a welcome surprise and linger in the mind long after the end credits roll. Continue reading “EIFF 2013 Review: This Is Martin Bonner (2013)”