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Dutch Pragmatism Digests Euthanasia in a Film That Avoids the Maudlin

There is a bit of comedy, too. Floor van der Muelen and screenwriter Bastiaan Kroeger haven’t contrived a gut-wrenching picture, though strong emotions pepper the narrative.

Johan Leysen, Julia Akkermans, and Eelco Smits in ‘Pink Moon.’

Johan Leysen, Julia Akkermans, and Eelco Smits in ‘Pink Moon.’ Kris Dewitte

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​Mr. Naves is an artist, teacher and critic based in New York City. His writing has appeared in City Arts, The New Criterion,The New York Observer, Slate, The Spectator World, The Wall Street Journal, and other publications.

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