Slow pace puzzling in ‘Nature’
“In Our Nature” writerdirector Brian Savelson got his start in the theater, which helps explain why his directorial debut is driven by sections of lengthy dialogue. But it is a very slow drive.
The movie feels comfortable in its glacial pace, in part thanks to performances that breathe and unfold naturally. But the characters in this family drama are not given enough backstory or nuance to make their problems feel real, and none of the characters warrants much interest or compassion.
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