Microbe & Gasoline [AFFFF2016]

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Feb 112016


French filmmaker and quirk-maverick Michel Gondry (The Silence of Sleep, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and Mood Indigo) has tackled fresh territory and remained nicely grounded in his sincere new comedy, Microbe & Gasoil [Microbe and Gasoline]. The film has a ramshackle charm, but Gondry mostly sidelines his trademark surrealism. Some weird, ill-judged butt-ins do feel out of place, but this is a very sweet and funny experience-enlightening buddy road-trip with likeable young leads. Sure to warm your heart. Continue reading »