Film as art
...Anna, still in mourning, is preparing to marry her new fiance. She is finally coming to closure when, during her mother’s birthday celebration, a ten-year-old boy named Sean arrives and claims to be the reincarnation of Sean, her dead husband. At first, Anna is in disbelief and confronts the boy about playing such a cruel trick on her. However, after he reveals intimate information about Anna, she begins to accept his story. Much to the concern of Joseph, Anna’s fiance, and her mother and sister, Anna becomes obsessed and spends time with the young Sean... ?Film as Art: Birth Jonathan Grazer’s “Birth” is a fairy tale wrapped in the coat of a psychological thriller. Ten years after being widowed, Anna,...