's 2018 film "Roma
" serves two functions. Primarily, it is a nostalgia piece for the director, who set the film in Mexico City in 1971, the time and place of his own childhood. Secondarily, it was a style piece for Cuarón, who modeled a great deal of his film's tone and visuals to the works of Federico Fellini
(to whose works some critics compared "Roma
" tells the story of Cleo
), a live-in maid for a relatively wealthy family in Mexico. The film's drama begins with her discovering she is pregnant, but "Roma
" takes us out onto beaches, into street fairs, into bedrooms,...
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