Lamb (2021)

Lamb (2021)

Lamb (2021)

Noomi Rapace (Prometheus) leads this dark contemporary folktale about a childless Icelandic couple living with their herd of sheep on a beautiful remote farm. However, an alarming discovery in their barn puts them on a dangerous path of defying nature.

Un Certain Regard - Prize of Originality, Cannes 2021
2021107 minsIceland, Sweden, Poland
MysteryThrillerWorld Cinema

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Lamb (2021) / Reviews

Screen Daily

Screen Daily

Walks a delicate balance between supernatural thriller and absurdist comedy...

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Lamb is a disturbing experience but also a highly original take on the anxieties of being a parent...

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Variety

Variety

A film that proves just how far disbelief can be suspended if you're in the hands of a director - and a cast, and an SFX/puppetry department - who really commit to the bit.

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Bloody Disgusting

Bloody Disgusting

Lamb plays like a quiet, often bleak folk tale that’s tonally all over the map but approached with an infectious earnestness.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

Lamb is certainly audacious and eerie enough to establish a competent genre filmmaker with vision to spare.

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BBC

BBC

Both explosively funny and spine-tinglingly eerie.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

Lamb is too vivid and original to forget.

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The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

I won't make the obvious joke and say it's baaad. But its sheep thrills are mutton to write home about, either.

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The New Yorker

The New Yorker

Lamb reduces fantasy to an excuse and imagination to a product.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Plays like a folk tale and thrums like a horror movie.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

It's the sweetest, most touching waking nightmare you've ever experienced.

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