High Art

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Released 1995

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Director:
Lisa Cholodenko
Released:
1995
Rating:
R

From the director of The Kids Are All Right, Ally Sheedy stars as Lucy Berliner, a once-famous photographer, whose career is revitalized when she meets Syd (Radha Mitchell), a beautiful young assistant editor for a prestigious photography magazine. Withdrawn from the art world, Lucy is reawakened by Syd who offers her the hope of escaping her drug-filled world. Before Syd realizes it, she is drawn into Lucy's seductive and dangerous mix while forced to make choices she never imagined.

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  • 80

    The New York Times Elvis Mitchell

    To their credit, the actors immerse themselves deeply in the film's self-conscious aura. Ms. Sheedy reinvents herself as a tough, fascinating presence, while Ms. Mitchell's earnest...

  • 80

    Variety Emanuel Levy

    Compassionate and deft as Cholodenko's helming is, pic's overall impact largely depends on its central triangle.

  • 50

    Los Angeles Times

    High Art is, unfortunately, full of itself and its artistic pretensions.

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