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150 Word Review: ‘Athena’ (2022)

Les Nouveaux Misérables

Athena is a Molotov cocktail, a movie thrown in anger that bursts into flames when it smashes against its target. And there are multiple targets in this intense French-language political drama: racism, inequality, police brutality.

Romain Gavras directs Athena with passion and impressive technical skills, the Netflix film is essentially one…

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John DeVore

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