This film is astounding from a craft perspective. But what really makes it great is the way the shift in our perception of Kaia and Christine mirrors the shift in our perception of their boyfriends. A family drama told as a relationship drama. A relationship drama told as a horror movie. A near perfect film and one of the great discoveries of 2014.
i haven't watched something so unnerving in a long time. i usually like [troubled relative instigates the breakdown of the fragile family unit] movies anyway but i loved everything about this. the music really made the mood, the muted colours were beautiful and haunting, the story was just enough of everything. this was amazing. the slow unraveling