Brief Comments on “Antonia’s Line”

Antonia’s Line is a family-tree on film, one that begins with a fantastical introduction and maintains that quality like a fairy tale providing a surprise around every corner. It’s a deliberately charming and nostalgic story that give us permission to imagine things slightly eschew (every character seems to have their own brand of reality). It’s not the real world, but, like a good fairy tale, it allows the audience to