“Aby”… This story of a man who wants to fly soars for a bit before taking a steep nosedive

Posted on March 8, 2017


Spoilers ahead…

There’s whimsy. And there’s WHIMSY. The former is the product of a writer’s fevered imagination, a director’s feather-light execution. The latter is the result of a music director who’s conducting his orchestra not so much with a baton as a machine gun. Keep playing, or else… Aby is a WHIMSICAL film. Quirky music is slathered on it, like a tour guide who won’t stop jabbering and let you take in the sights yourself.

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