February 22, 2021

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Jose Fresan

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Cinema Love Letter: Her & Lost in Translation

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Film Directors Spike Jonze and Sofia Coppola got married in 1999 and got separated 4 years later in 2003. Spike Jonze career started as a Skateboarding videos director and then he moved on to direct movies like Being John Malkovich, Jackass, Adaptation, Synecdoche, New York. Sophia has directed iconic films …

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Film Directors Spike Jonze and Sofia Coppola got married in 1999 and got separated 4 years later in 2003. Spike Jonze career started as a Skateboarding videos director and then he moved on to direct movies like Being John Malkovich, Jackass, Adaptation, Synecdoche, New York. Sophia has directed iconic films like The Virgin Suicides, Marie Antoinette, Somewhere, etc. However two of their films seem to have a parallel thematic and visual language: Her & Lost in Translation deal with themes of unfinished loved affairs, relationships that for some reason or other are meant to never really happen. That’s why cinema fans consider Her & Lost in Translation as a cinematic love letter, a response to the other one’s movie, however, neither Sophia nor Spike have commented anything about it, however, the parallels are undeniable take a look at this side by side comparison of some of the shots of the two films: