The Selfish Giant

REVIEW: The Selfish Giant (Clio Barnard - 2013) [Brisbane Film Festival]

It is always easy to tell when a director knew exactly what they wanted their film to be; it comes out in the surety of its execution and the high quality of its performances. Loosely inspired by the Oscar Wilde short story of the same name, Clio Barnard’s The Selfish Giant is one such film.