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The Sleepwalker Reviews

November 26, 2014
The setup has mysterious promise, but the film cheaps out on a satisfying payoff.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
November 20, 2014
With strong assists from the cinematographer Zachary Galler and her ex-husband, the composer Sondre Lerche, Ms. Fastvold, previously a director of music videos, has painted a resonant tableau of dysfunction.
November 20, 2014
I was, much to my own surprise, engrossed in this story from pretty much the first frame.
Top Critic
November 19, 2014
Among the many unanswered questions, I ask: Where do they find this junk, and where do so many amateurs get the money to finance it?
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
November 18, 2014
The Sleepwalker distinguishes itself from most entries in this angst-ridden genre by way of superb writing, smoldering performances, and hauntingly beautiful imagery from first-time director Mona Fastvold.
November 17, 2014
None of the characters is particularly likable or admirable, leaving little opportunity for sympathy or curiosity to penetrate the constantly heightened air of psychodrama.
January 20, 2014
Mona Fastvold's consistently intriguing debut may leave audiences feeling it's all buildup and scant payoff.