Stray Reviews

April 7, 2020
If you can meet its pace, and agree to bask in the visuals, the tone, and the performances, the fact that little happens should be of minimal concern.
April 2, 2020
Thanks to mesmerizing performances and intimate direction, Stray encourages the audience to lean in as [writer/director Dustin] Feneley presents a slice of life dramatic tale of loss and healing.
April 1, 2020
Stray is simply contemplative and resoundingly lyrical in representing two kinds of nature set against one another: pained human nature and the Great Outdoors joined at the emotional hip
March 10, 2020
...for those who are willing to try something a bit different, Stray may be a rewarding experience.
March 2, 2020
It's the kind of indie art-house film that lets you love it for itself.
August 27, 2018
It's terrifically bracing to watch a character study that doesn't patronise its audience.
August 3, 2018
Stray is a quiet and internalised film that will demand your attention and compassion to really appreciate. A resolution - of sorts - when it arrives, is conveyed in a single, wordless shot.
July 27, 2018
While not an apolitical film...Feneley never lets social commentary overpower his narrative, constantly returning to the internal struggle, and never romanticising the damage his protagonists suffer from.
July 19, 2018
It is an iceberg of a film - what appears above the surface barely scratches at the behemoth of emotion lurking within.