SOUND OF METAL ;Most underrated movie of the year 2020
SOUND OF METAL
The movie is about a drummer in a heavy metal band who was previously a drug addict who had gone sober starts losing his hearing in both of his ears .The movie follows his journey of adjusting and learning and coping with his new life ,trying his best to not fall into addiction .The journey of finding new people and learning to live with the condition .
The movie is of the genre Drama directed by Darius Marder which follows a very inspiring and a heart touching story .
The director Darius Marder who has also directed movies like The Place Beyond The Pines has done beautifully in the movie by perfectly portraying the story showing all the emotions , character development ,etc.
The movie plays perfectly with the sound with points in the movie switching between normal sounds and the deep silence or a very light undetectable sounds or switching to static sound of the hearing aid. The camera work is done very well too with the combination of long shots and closeups .
The cast consisting of Riz Ahmed ,Olivia Cooke ,Mathieu Amalric and others give an outstanding performance in the movie with Riz Ahmed in the leading role giving his best performance bringing the character to life which connects with the audience and takes them on a journey .His performance is one of the best and the most underrated of the year 2020.
The is truly an inspiring and gripping movie .Truly a very underrated movie with great award worthy performances .A movie to watch !