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Hair Love (2019)

A father tries to do his daughter's hair for the first time.

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Issa Rae
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Issa Rae ... Mom (voice)
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A father tries to do his daughter's hair for the first time.

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Country:

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English

Release Date:

14 August 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Волосатая любовь See more »

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The only short film released theatrically by a major studio in 2019 at the time it opened with The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019) on August 14, 2019, See more »

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Sony Pictures Animation continue to up their game.
18 December 2019 | by Pjtaylor-96-138044See all my reviews

An opening 'Pixar' logo wouldn't be out of place in 'Hair Love (2019)', a short by Sony Pictures Animation, as it perfectly captures the heart and spirit typically associated with the widely-accepted-as-number-one studio. It's a touching tale of father and daughter, one that hits its emotional beats just as well as its more surrealist comedic ones. It's both sad and hopeful, a portrait of a family surviving through tough times. It's feel good, for sure. It's also wonderfully diverse and body-positive, focusing quite overly on something most family films actively run away from. It isn't a masterpiece, but it's a great little short that's sure to put a smile on your face. 7/10


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