A haunting family drama up there with the best of them.
MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: The criticism most commonly lobbed at Australian films is that their scripts seem undeveloped. Nobody’s going to say that about writer-director Simon Stone’s stunning and emotionally powerful feature debut,...
The premise is intriguingly disgusting: how long can a man hold on before he has to poo? The next question is: Are you the kind of viewer who cares to watch for 103 minutes as Angus Sampson sweats and clenches and groans, trying to conceal for 7...
Promising concept let down by snoozy script
CANNES FILM FESTIVAL: An intriguing psycho-sexual premise is let down by unrelentingly earnest storytelling and lack of suspense, in writer/director Julia Leigh’s debut feature Sleeping Beauty.