My Pure Land Reviews

November 4, 2017
As a rousing rebuke to patriarchal power, Masud's assured debut mostly hits the target, even if the overall package feels clumsy and simplistic in places.
September 17, 2017
The action scenes are awkwardly choreographed and difficult to follow, further hindered by frequent flashbacks that interrupt the pace of the film.
September 15, 2017
Most striking ... is the way Masud portrays strong independent women overcoming their struggles in this patriarchal society.
September 15, 2017
A clean blend of arthouse mannerisms and action-movie suspense ...
September 14, 2017
It's lyrical, heart-poundingly tense and strikingly feminist.
September 13, 2017
The tempo here is different to that of the westerns that clearly inspired the director. The film is reflective and lyrical.
June 26, 2017
A feminist perspective and a novel location add a new angle to a story which, in many ways, follows a classic Western format.