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Far North (2008)



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4.5 out of 10 Far North
Dorothy from Kerry, 21 Apr 2010
Apart from the stunning photography in this film, it is a very moving film. It leaves messages open for the viewer to interpret what they 'think' they are watching. Depicting out of the ordinary relationships, it's ending is both emotionally brutal but, again, very open to interpretation. A very intelligent and beautiful film
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2.5 out of 10 a real mix of genres
Wolf from Clare, 22 Jan 2010
This film is like a blend of documentary, 70's snowbound drama and a slow building thriller. I enjoyed it but its a difficult one to place and remains a little unsettling. Its a good story but not a rollercoaster!
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1.5 out of 10 Disturbing Wasteland
Lyn from Cork, 30 May 2010
This was extremely slow at the beginning, although I can see why. Ultimately it was just too horrific for me to enjoy at all despite the amazing backdrop of the artic wasteland. Not for the squeamish.
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Far North is the stunning new film from award winning British director Asif Kapadia. A folk tale set in the Arctic Ocean, it stars Michelle Yeoh Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) Sean Bean (Lord of the Rings) and Michelle Krusiec (Saving Face). Two women living a nomadic remote life on the Arctic wasteland are forced to change their solitary existence after the appearance of a stranger, Loki. As Loki slowly penetrates their lives he and Anja form a passionate relationship...

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