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Although by no means expected, the main heroes of this fab little indie are amongst my all time favourite small time crooks.
We follow the trials of two young misfits whose plans seem to go from bad to worse where instead of giving up they keep coming up with more scams or more plans for further scams. An interesting without a doubt portrayal of certain elements within metropolitan societies where by influence, neglect and lack of alternatives are pushed into this sort of perpetual circle.
Their personalities are so delightful, that the audience will bypass the fact that they are in fact miniature criminals or accomplishes.
Simplicity in filmmaking creates a documentary type experience with substance. It deserves to be seen, talked about, even studied.
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