In The Winter Dark

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(out of 5)


Obscure Australian film has ten times more atmosphere than actual plot, and doesn’t even get by successfully on that. A paranoid rancher lets his most ignorant fears get the best of him, leading him to think that an unstoppable evil is coming to take his farm from him. His kindly neighbour (an excellent ) thinks he’s overreacting and his drab wife (, in a thankless role) doesn’t know what to make of it at all. The film wants to be creepy, but after the first weird half it’s just boring.


Australia, 1998

Directed by 

Story by , Screenplay by James Bogle, 

Cinematography by 

Produced by

Music by 

Production Design by

Costume Design by

Film Editing by

Film Festivals:  TIFF 1998


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InTheWinterDark

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