“Every time I tell anyone I’m a poet, they just…think I’m really pretentious” – Hurt by Paradise (Film Review)

Posted by - February 8, 2021
Debut director Greta Bellamacina’s Hurt by Paradise is an interesting indie drama that beautifully, and comically portrays female friendship, motherhood, and crashing dreams. Exploring the mundanity of Celeste’s life, impressively played by Bellamacina herself, the lead struggles to find success in her poetry, despite her extreme passion and belief. Always alongside her wild and caring