Top 3 Critic’s Picks In Theaters this August: Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, Paradise: Faith & Short Term 12

Counting the likes of James Ponsdolt’s The Spectacular Now, Lake Bell’s In a World… and Prince Avalanche (David Gordon Green’s return to form and perhaps best film since his debut) there is an usually high number of quality American independent films (the majority of them first landed at this year’s edition Sundance Film Festival) that are clogging up the month of the calender offerings for the month of August. Trimming down the fat, in our select three praise-worthy offerings this month we’ve got outlaw romance, a sinful black comedy and a foster-home drama that works as both a tear-jerker and laugher. Here are this month’s Top 3 Critic’s Picks!:

Ain’t Them Bodies Saints – David Lowery

Limited Release – August 16th

Distributor: IFC Films

Awards: Sundance (Cinematography Award in the U.S. Dramatic Category), selected for an exclusive spot at Critics’ Week in Cannes
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