Reactions to Son of Saul

Son of Saul received an appreciation score of 79.88 per cent and some very positive comments. They included:

  • “A journey through hell. Original and overwhelming.”
  • “Harrowing yet compelling. Horrendous what happened. Fantastic camera work.”
  • “Very moving, excellent cinematography.”
  • “Three words – brilliant, brilliant, brilliant!”
  • “Intense and poignant.”
  • “Very interesting film, the different camera angle had huge impact.”
  • “Shockingly brutal but necessary”

In contrast, a few members found the film hard to follow and unrealistic.