Before the Frost (Før frosten) Reviews

October 10, 2018
To the movie's credit, writer-director Michael Noer and his cowriter, Jesper Fink, provide enough plot twists to upend viewer expectations about the nature of evil in this study of human savagery.
September 8, 2018
A bleak and fiercely acted tale of rural strife.
October 31, 2018
While this 1850s-set period effort trades in obvious truisms, it weaves its familiar elements into a grim and gripping drama...
September 24, 2018
With its emphasis on nature and its mudbound farmers, this beautifully crafted film recalls other earthly European historical dramas set in an isolated countryside.
September 13, 2018
This is a film about uniquely fin-de-siècle problems, even if they do pertain to a somewhat wider human condition.