“Too much quiet’ll drive a fella mad.”
Sound recordist Eoghan Mac Giolla Bhride sits alone with a microphone in the most isolated of Ireland’s scenic locales. When asked what he is doing, he explains he is l... Read More...
Lenny Abrahamson's Irish drama brings the audience back to zero by taking away the fancy cinematography and the sustained tension and even the guns, but instead is a discovery and exploration of what happens to one boy when it all towers over him.
It also features possibly the best ever way of fending off extra-terrestrials in a film, though that won't be ruined for you here. Needless to say it's a whole lot better than using your mac to give their computer systems a virus.