一些美好的事物是一部剧情片，德州，鑽油井日夜運作不休，一人作業，造福千萬人口；海上，無數貨櫃堆滿船隻，一人管理，將 生活需求送往世界。工業化帶來的縮減人力，讓這些男子如僧侶般在機械與塵土間踽踽獨行，渺小 又孤獨，卻是供應日常所需的第一線推手。 在這暴飲暴食的拜物世代，容易取得的資源養大世界的胃口，過度消費與浪費齊頭並進，噪音充塞 每一分寸，人們早已不再傾聽內心，更遑論叩問良心。新導演喬吉歐費雷洛與費德利科必亞辛展現 驚人的觀察與想像力，將工業的粗糙化為絕美畫面，尖銳的撞擊融為調和的旋律，將放棄逃離的無 奈與嘆息，化為一節奏強勁的生命進行曲。
Life as it happens - the film's tag line - says it all. This slice-of-life film is a meditation on love and happiness. Schola and Gabe are two young artists (she an actress and he a filmmaker) struggling to make some inroads into their respective careers, while working to bring an end to the loneliness they feel as single adults in a big city. Schola and Gabe eventually cross paths on a subway train, and soon begin an instructive, romantic relationship. The film takes us through various stages of the relationship and is divided into four appropriately-labeled chapters, indicating the four stages of a relationship - from the first meeting, to the early novelty phase, continuing on as the novelty wears off and potential problems set in, and ending with a matter of choice of whether to continue on or to separate. Long contemplative shots follow the two characters as they live and grow, alone and together. The startling black and white grainy digital video photography of the film enhances...