The Turin Horse Reviews

August 30, 2018
In the end...the film's characters as well as the viewer may welcome the apocalypse.
December 23, 2012
This film seems to imply that non-existence is preferable to existence. Some people feel that way, but I wish they would keep it to themselves and not inflict this on others through this kind of media.
June 10, 2012
Rumoured to be his last picture, this reverently photographed monotony is closer to caricature than a final valedictory artwork.
March 16, 2012
An intentionally monotonous look at the lives of a farmer and his daughter. Strange events signal the end is nigh, but it approaches at the pace of a lethargic inchworm.
February 7, 2012
Alas, there's some risibly bad stuff here, too -- mainly contentwise -- that even Tarr's passionate fans will balk at.
August 17, 2011
If Tarr merely wanted to express to the audience just how austere and unpleasant the lives of these farmers are, well, mission absolutely accomplished.
February 15, 2011
Monotonous and repetitive, the black-and-white production runs 146 very long minutes as the two go about their mind-numbing daily routines accompanied by a sonorous musical dirge that is as relentless as the ferocious winds outside.