7 Films That Are Metamodern

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Triangle of Sadness (2022) 

This is a satirical black comedy film written and directed by Ruben Östlund. The story follows a few days on a lavish cruise and what seems like a glamorous time for the guests initially, turns into a highly telling and symbolic battle for survival.

Her (2013) 

This is a science-fiction romantic drama written and directed by Spike Jonze. The film follows Theodore Twombly, a lonesome man who writes other people’s letters for a living. Like many others in the world of this film, he develops a romantic relationship with an artificial intelligence virtual assistant. 

Jigarthanda DoubleX (2023) 

This is an action drama film written and directed by Karthik Subbaraj. Set in the 1970s, it revolves around an upcoming policeman trying to kill a gangster by going undercover as a filmmaker and collaborating to make a western movie.

The Zone of Interest (2023)

This is a historical drama written and directed by Jonathan Glazer, adapted from the novel with the same title, written by Martin Amis. It follows the story of a German Nazi commandant, Rudolf Höss. He strives to build a life with his family, in a new home right next to the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Merry Christmas (2024) 

This is a mystery thriller film directed by Sriram Raghavan. The story of the film follows two strangers, Maria and Albert who meet on Christmas Eve and spend their time getting to know about each other. But their night of romance turns into something unexpected very soon. 

The French Dispatch (2021) 

This is an anthology comedy drama written and directed by Wes Anderson. The film follows three different storylines as the French foreign bureau of the Kansas Evening Sun newspaper publishes its final issue.

Babylon (2022) 

This is an epic historical drama written and directed by Damien Chazelle. The film is set in the late 1920s, capturing the glamor of Hollywood at the time and telling the story of the rise and fall of multiple characters during Hollywood's transition from silent to sound films. 

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