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‘Nanny’ Illustrates the Value of a Strong Director

Nikyatu Jusu weaves together what could have been too many narrative tangents and symbolic asides with nary a seam showing, and she’s yoked a performance from Anna Diop that is as grounded as it is winning.

Anna Diop in ‘Nanny.’

Anna Diop in ‘Nanny.’ Via Prime Video

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MARIO NAVES

​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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