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STAR RATINGS EXPLAINED
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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Toby Jones
Cosimo Fusco
Antonio Mancino
Directors
Peter Strickland
Screenwriters
Peter Strickland
Running Time
94 minutes

Berberian Sound Studio
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Plot
As mild-mannered foley artist Gilderoy (Jones) works on a low-budget Italian horror called Equestrian Vortex his grasp of reality and fiction becomes ever more blurry.


Verdict
With a debut film, Katalin Varga, shot entirely in Hungarian, Strickland isn't one for the easy option. This excellent follow-up plunges into equally unusual terrain with similarly pleasing results.


Reviewed by David Hughes

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