The Crossword Puzzle

1989, Michaela Pavlátová

Posted by John Martz, April 28, 2020

A couple has different priorities regarding their shared leisure time in Michaela Pavlátová's The Crossword Puzzle. The man's exuberant delight over his crossword puzzle is so expressively animated, one can almost not blame him for being to single-mindedly clueless. And as someone who can't begin the day before completing the New York Times crossword each morning, I understand his fixation.