Film review: Wolf

Writer and director Nathalie Biancheri gives a whole new meaning to ‘the boy who cried wolf’ in her latest effort Wolf, moving on from her debut Nocturnal to a tale of an unorthodox nocturnal animal. The psychological drama stars George Mackay as Jacob who suffers from species dysphoria, believing that he is a wolf in a boy’s body.

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Film review: Nocturnal

 Musician turned actor Cosmo Jarvis has quietly impressed in small supporting turns for a number of years, and now has his first leading role in Nathalie Biancheri’s unconventional family drama Nocturnal. Painter and decorator Pete (Jarvis) endures a bleak and uncomplicated existence in a small coastal town, but his life is thrown through a loop when old flame Jean (Sadie Frost) returns with his long-estranged teenage daughter Laurie (Lauren Coe) in tow. Attempting to make a connection, he strikes up an unusual friendship with the cynical schoolgirl without revealing his true intentions.

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