Daniel Nava reviews Kelly Reichardt’s “Certain Women” on Chicago Cinema Circuit

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Maile Meloy is a gifted writer. Her prose will often fixate on miniscule details for pages while other instances she will cover vast passages of time with the quick deployment of a sentence or two. She has a handle on how subtle gestures can leave a lasting impression, and how the rarity of those gestures can cause time to pass you by, leaving you to wonder where it all went wrong. Her pieces, from her short story collections “Half in Love” and “Both Ways is the Only Way I Want It”, are all melancholic, if not without a sentiment of hope.

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