THE SOUVENIR – Review by Diane Carson

Some stories are important to tell but boring in their unfolding. That’s how I felt watching Joanna Hogg’s The Souvenir. In it, part-time photographer and aspiring filmmaker Julie falls under the spell of ne’er-do-well, heroin addict Anthony. She’s from wealth, lives in posh Knightsbridge, London; he’s a leech who says he works for the Foreign Office.

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