Much praise has been heaped upon Alex van Warmerdam's Borgman, which bowed at Cannes last year, and where our own Brian Clark had this to say:
Many will likely make comparisons between Borgman and another off-kilter descent into insulated evil, Dogtooth. Stylistically, they share much in common, and yes, BorgmanIn anticipation of its June 6 US release, our pals at Drafthouse Films have delivered a new clips which is most certainly a headscratcher, except well, how can you scratch your head when you're dead, and on top of that you've got a bucket of concrete on your noggin.
is essential watching for fans of the jet-black Greek comedy, but van
Warmerdam is much more interested in maintaining the ambiguity of the
menace beneath the surface rather than letting it erupt for all to