Updated: Oct 1, 2020
Yes, SON OF SAUL is another holocaust movie.
Yes, it’s brutally difficult to watch.
Yes, there are subtitles and several different languages to keep track of.
Yes, you probably should get over these factors and watch SON OF SAUL, which plays like an ode to the immersive storytelling techniques employed by “Chivo” (GRAVITY, BIRDMAN, and THE REVENANT) the last three years.