Alex Brannan

Critic

USA

Alex Brannan is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and freelances as a film critic and entertainment reporter. He enjoys wasting away his days inside of darkened movie theaters. He has a severe Vitamin D deficiency.

Watu Wote: All of Us

Date: 15 Nov 2017 Category: TV/Film
8.0 Rating
Watu Wote is a beautifully-captured film. Shot mostly at night with low-light lighting schemes, the short nevertheless captures the streets of Kenya wonderfully. Much of the action of the short, however, takes place inside of a bus. It is cramped and framed tightly, an adequate cinematic way of framing the cultural tensions between Muslims and Christians that the narrative grapples with. In many ways, Watu Wote is a bitter film. It is a fil ...