“Rust and Bone,” a film by Jacques Audiard, explores how our various human natures interact in different relationships and shades of love. But don’t expect something sentimental. Take it from the title: this is raw, a love story of wounds.
The word progress, in my mind, has a bright, life-affirming connotation. Think of a dandelion seed suspended in a sunbeam or the opening of a cat’s eye in the night. Now, with the weapons of your imagination, pluck those images out. The result of that game might have left with you a sense of what Surviving Progress feels like.