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Foxtrot (2017)




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Michael and Dafna are devastated when army officials show up at their home to announce the death of their son Jonathan. Michael becomes increasingly frustrated by overzealous mourning relatives and well-meaning army bureaucrats. While his sedated wife rests, Michael spirals into a whirlwind of anger only to experience one of life's unfathomable twists which rival the surreal military experiences of his son.


Critic Reviews for Foxtrot

All Critics (15) | Top Critics (3)

[Director Samuel] Maoz compliments his unpredictable narrative with sharp, meticulous framing in every scene.

September 5, 2017 | Rating: A | Full Review…
Top Critic

Brilliantly constructed with a visual audacity that serves the subject rather than the other way around, this is award-winning filmmaking on a fearless level.

September 2, 2017 | Full Review…

Bold modernist cinema at its most harrowing.

September 1, 2017 | Full Review…

Foxtrot is a unclassifiable blend of black comedy, surrealism and socio-political drama that proves to be equal parts unflinching and unforgettable.

October 15, 2017 | Full Review…

It's a film that can swing between absurdist humor and brutal gut-punch sadness, in a way that's rare and, at times, truly profound.

October 12, 2017 | Rating: A | Full Review…

While Foxtrot plays as something of a comedy of errors, it also makes some biting political points.

October 10, 2017 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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