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At a fading vacation resort, 11-year-old Sophie treasures rare time together with her loving and idealistic father, Calum. As a world of adolescence creeps into view, beyond her eye Calum struggles under the weight of life outside of fatherhood. Twenty years later, Sophie's tender recollections of th...

At a fading vacation resort, 11-year-old Sophie treasures rare time together with her loving and idealistic father, Calum. As a world of adolescence creeps into view, beyond her eye Calum struggles under the weight of life outside of fatherhood. Twenty years later, Sophie's tender recollections of their last holiday become a powerful and heartrending portrait of their relationship, as she tries to reconcile the father she knew with the man she didn't.

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If you were born between 87-90 and spent a vacation with your father in the south of Turkey in the late 90s, do not watch this movie.

That's the problem with memories, you cry even when they're beautiful.

By the way: Aftersun — everything you’ve heard is true, it’s stunning and it’ll wreck ya. Go see it.

Finally got round to seeing Aftersun and my word it was worth it. A beautiful and totally original film featuring two outstanding lead performances. Wonderfully subtle but intensely moving - a triumph.

Just saw #aftersunmovie #aftersun @cineworld and it’s a movie I definitely need to watch again to fill in all the pieces. It wasn’t until I left the cinema I got most of it. It’s a film I can’t stop thinking about and very powerful. Terrific performances and extremely well made.

Charlotte Wells has an artistic eye in #AftersunMovie seamlessly interweaving the past and present storylines. The symbolism of the present timeline is genius yet haunting. The staging of Aftersun makes you forget you are watching acting. The dialogue strikes when it needs to do.

well, watching aftersun has changed the trajectory of my life

Just came out of Charlotte Wells’ Aftersun… One of the most achingly beautiful movies I’ve seen in a long time. Definitely hit close to home. I think that might be my favourite movie of the year. Incredible. #AftersunMovie

aftersun movie of the year it’s true

#Aftersun is a gem. It’s fascinating honestly — I felt so distant and yet simultaneously close with the father-daughter duo. We’re always walking in a dream and I love it. Mescal and Corio are amazing and the “Under Pressure” scene might be my favorite needle drop of the year.

Aftersun is easily one of my favourite films of the year. A masterful debut from Charlotte Wells that beautifully navigates the bond between a young father and his daughter. A perfect blend of joy and devastation. Paul Mescal is one the best actors we’ve got.

I just saw a movie that was profoundly moving and full of honest and startling truths about the struggle to connect authentically to yourself and others, how alone that can feel and the power of memory and perspective. It’s called Aftersun. Some moments won’t ever leave me.

I am so blown away by #aftersun. Beautiful in every way. Heartbreaking and heartwarming in equal measure.

saw AFTERSUN over a week ago and i’m still thinking about it. it’s so beautiful and so devastating. i would love to see it (and paul mescal’s performance) included in the awards conversation.

Saw Aftersun, a film of small moments mapped with astounding definition, sensitivity, and truth. A film about how we break and sometimes can't heal each other, only apply plasters. Performances beyond words, love in what's unspoken. 1/2

Six months later rewatched Aftersun and it instantly became one of my favourites films of the year. This is stunning debut, i'm pretty much in awe. #AFF

aftersun is an amazing piece of art

Haven’t stopped thinking about #Aftersun after watching it. A hauntingly beautiful and intimate reflection on memory & understanding. Charlotte Wells’ debut pulls you in ever so quietly and then absolutely shatters you.

finally watched aftersun and i will be thinking abt this movie for weeks

I saw Aftersun yesterday, and I am still reeling from it. I almost can’t articulate how moving I found it’s melancholy portrayal of memory, it’s heart shattering characters, or it’s depiction of the bond between children and their parents. One of the best films of 2022. @A24

Straight out of Aftersun and I need to call my parents

AFTERSUN: Haunting and melancholic, yet so, so beautiful. A timeless and time bending experience of the bond between parent and child, and the deep rooted pains entrenched in our memories - might just be the performance of the year from Paul Mescal

About to watch Aftersun for the second time and literally bringing a stack of tissues and a support system of friends to mop me up and get me home