Dead Europe Reviews

December 19, 2012
Even if the plot takes too long to come together, this film has a darkly foreboding tone that's thoroughly mesmerising, drawing us into its mysteries while touching on issues of race, religion and sexuality.
December 13, 2012
Director Tony Krawitz pulls off several unsettling moodshifts, and takes extremely seriously the old-world traditions and superstitions a gorefest like Hostel could only sneer and snigger at.
December 13, 2012
A promising drama of alienation that slides into portentousness.
December 11, 2012
Although it may lack a raw, confident force to make it truly special, 'Dead Europe' completely nails its devastating, unexpected ending.
December 4, 2012
It's intriguing and pretentious in equal measure, capturing the feeling of being adrift in a foreign world, but then failing to capitalise on it.
November 16, 2012
It is one of the most disturbing, and intelligent, Australian films for a long time.
November 15, 2012
Dark, and emotionally claustrophobic, Dead Europe is tough to sit through. Talky and severe, it is a puzzle film, a movie where one is asked to work hard at deciphering its strangeness.
November 15, 2012
The powerful scenes are wonderful, I think. There's some tremendous scenes.
November 15, 2012
I was confronted, fascinated, and ultimately only slightly frustrated.
November 11, 2012
The result is a bleak, atmospheric and utterly seductive thriller that doesn't offer up its secrets readily.
November 11, 2012
Dense and intense, Dead Europe is cinematically alive, with director Tony Krawitz sure of his footing as he takes us in close to his characters, prying, probing, pricking ... and involving us at a deep emotional level
June 23, 2012
DEAD EUROPE mesmerised me. It was rich, engaging and the right blend of superstition and mystery to keep you guessing.