“Minari” Is a Portrait of Childhood–And of Several Kinds of Christian Faith

“Minari” Is a Portrait of Childhood–And of Several Kinds of Christian Faith March 5, 2021

I’m at America:

A boy starts to run across a field, and his parents call out to him to stop, to be careful of his weak heart. A tornado threatens the mobile home where they live, but it doesn’t reach them. The boy and his sister convince their grandmother, who speaks only Korean, that Mountain Dew is a health food. A white man carries a huge wooden cross down a country road, and when the boy’s baffled parents offer him a ride, he explains, “This is my church.”

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