Film: Deconstructing a classical hero, darkly

David Lowery’s The Green Knight is a thrilling medieval fantasy that also manages to be a minimalist triumph

26th September, 2021
Film: Deconstructing a classical hero, darkly
Dev Patel as Gawain in The Green Knight, a film that melds the strange and the archetypally familiar, the natural and the man-made, the old religions and the comparatively new

The Green Knight

Directed by David Lowery

Nationwide, 16

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