Unflinching examination of Nazi mass murder

For his first film, Son Of Saul, writer and director László Nemes brings us to hell

1st May, 2016
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Géza Röhrig in Son of Saul

Son Of Saul; Directed by László Nemes; Selected, 15A; Rating: ******

Atlantic; Directed by Risteárd Ó Domhnaill; IFI, no cert; Rating: ******

For his first film, Son Of Saul, Hungarian writer and director László Nemes brings us to hell. Not the metaphysical lake of fire, but hell on earth: inside the Nazi concentration camps of Auschwitz-Birkenau in the last months of WWII. There, Saul (Géza Röhrig, making his...

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