The Unspeakable Act (2013)
Average Rating: 6.7/10
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Dan Sallitt's remarkable, boldly conceived fourth feature is a vivid character study of Jackie, a charismatic, fiercely intelligent, soulful young woman struggling to navigate the choppy waters of adolescence, and nurturing an intense emotional attachment to her older brother that crosses over unmistakably into incestuousness. A critic and blogger as well as a filmmaker, Sallitt has established a unique and confident voice, both in his writing and in his long-gestating but always impressive
Mar 1, 2013 Limited
Aug 19, 2013
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Sensitive subject-matter is handled with tact and intelligence in this tart if talky US indie.
The film would simply not work without [Medel], no matter how sensitively Sallitt handles such provocative, ick-producing bait.
An intelligent and chillingly engaging dark arthouse film, dedicated to Eric Rohmer.
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