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FILM DETAILS
Certificate TBC
Cast
Dore Mann
Paul Grimstad
David Sandholm
Carmine Marino
Directors
Ronald Bronstein
Screenwriters
Running Time
106 minutes

Frownland
An unsparing slice of indie gloom


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Frownland

Plot
Anxious, socially-awkward New Yorker Keith Sontag (Dore Mann) goes door-to-door selling coupons for MS. Eeking a bleak existence, he offers a study of humanity at its most fragile.


Verdict
Uncomfortable but awkwardly compelling, it's a film that mirrors the qualities of its central character - alienating and oddly appealing in equal measure.


Reviewed by Patrick Peters

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