God’s Own Country – British Brokeback Mountain

The story revolves around a sheep farmer played by Josh O’Connor. His existence seems lonely and miserable until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker (played by Alec Secareanu) spices things up. The film shares many similarities to Ang Lee’s Oscar winning Brokeback Mountain. Filmed in the Yorkshire moors, God’s Own Country shares a similar theme of the hardship and loneliness of working in the countryside. Furthermore, there’s a similar scene that uses spit as lube, akin to the scene between Jake Gyllenhall and Heath Ledger. IndieWire noted that: “While…

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