Twilight of the Ice Nymphs Reviews

December 21, 2010
It's an Aubrey Beardsley painting come to life by way of Maddin's unique rhythms, rich textures and surreal stories...
May 8, 2007
The line between romance and sex is blurred in this enthralling 1997 feature by Guy Maddin, whose overwhelming stylization unexpectedly produces an emotional and psychological authenticity.
February 9, 2006
Finally pretty tedious.
June 25, 2005
July 14, 2003
I found it to be a pretentious drag, but its redeeming quality was that it was so novel.
Top Critic
April 25, 2003
December 8, 2002
If you like Maddin's other works, you'll probably dig this. If you don't, this film will not convert you to the cause.
May 7, 2002
It's a surreal paradise where the summer sun never sets and the air is full of feathers drifting down from the Glahn family ostrich farm.
May 7, 2002
Becomes fairly tedious before he can wrap up, but director Guy Maddin's loopy conviction goes a long way.