/ (ˌniːəʊˈnwɑː) /
(of a film) set in contemporary modern times, but showing characteristics of a film noir, in plot or style
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This is not neo-noir, but what might be called obsessive-compulsive noir.‘True Detective,’ Obsessive-Compulsive Noir, and ‘Twin Peaks’|Jimmy So|March 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From Ryan Gosling's neo-noir film to Tilda Swinton as a suburban mom, Richard Porton on the highlights of the Festival.