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Bota (2014)

| Drama | 2014 (Albania)
One week at the Bota café. Nothing happens. Everything happens.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Flonja Kodheli ... July
Artur Gorishti ... Beni
Fioralba Kryemadhi ... Nora
Tinka Kurti ... Noje
Alban Ukaj ... Mili
Erand Sojli ... Baku
Gulielm Radoja ... Engjell
... Filipo
Ngjelina Ziu ... Myfarete
Pjeter Logoreci ... Luan
Roland Saro ... Arian
Gezim Rudi ... Doctor
... Orjon (as Amos Zaharia)
... Alban
Guliem Kotorri ... Gjon
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One week at the Bota café. Nothing happens. Everything happens.

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The film was selected as the Albanian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards but it was not nominated. See more »

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A beautiful film
4 May 2015 | by See all my reviews

As someone who is principally a photographer, my main comment about this film has got to be that the cinematography was fabulous. Every shot was perfectly balanced, or off balance when that was called for. Beyond that: the pacing was great; just the right ebb and flow. Not a fast- paced film, but not dull either. The arc of the stories was very nice, as was the development of the characters, and the acting is excellent. At least, I think it was - I was so busy watching the frame that the film just flew by for me. Seriously though, the relationship between the 2 female leads was fabulous.

I saw it at the SFIFF, and I'm going to try to bring a few people for the last screening of it. Maybe I'll have more to add after that.


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