Gaia

Gaia

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An injured forest ranger is saved by two off-the-grid survivalists only to be plunged into a far greater life-threatening situation in this South African horror.

2021Rating: MA15+, Strong themes and violence96 minsSouth AfricaFilm Initiative Africa
Horror

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Gaia | Reviews

84%64 reviews

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Variety

Variety

As a feat of carefully imagined, economically realized world-building... Gaia compels to the end...

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Bloody Disgusting

Bloody Disgusting

This slow-burn horror-fantasy narrative prefers a different approach to eco-horror by creating a stunning assault on the senses.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

In terms of suspense, Gaia doesn't so much tighten the screws as endlessly turn them in the wrong direction.

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Decider

Decider

A satisfyingly psychedelic body-horror eco-creature feature...

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The Guardian

The Guardian

The innovative visual effects, which combine CGI and practical makeup, are truly mesmerising.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

A thought-provoking and disturbing experience.

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

After a while, the film's elaborate, often breathtaking special effects come to feel like its only source of complexity.

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Film School Rejects

Film School Rejects

While it delivers memorable visuals and creature feature thrills it stumbles a bit with its conversation.

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Film Threat

Film Threat

Gaia pulls you in close and convinces you to pay attention.

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Slash Film

Slash Film

A welcome addition to the environmental horror canon.

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Gaia | Release Details

Gaia is available to stream in Australia now on Stan and Google Play and Apple TV and SBS On Demand.