Redoubt

USA / 2019 / 134 / NR

The new film by acclaimed artist and director Matthew Barney, creator of the Cremaster Cycle and the film opera River of Fundament, unfolds as a series of hunts in the wilderness of Idaho’s Sawtooth Mountains. The characters communicate a mythological narrative through dance, letting movement replace language as they pursue each other and their prey.

  • Director

    Matthew Barney

  • Producer

    Matthew Barney Sadie Coles Barbara Gladstone

  • "Breathtaking... Mr. Barney’s most engrossing film in over a decade... I love the new, more open Mr. Barney of Redoubt."

    — Jason Farago, The New York Times
  • "The most beautiful film Barney has made."

    — Sebastian Smee, Washington Post
  • "Conjures a magisterial world similarly balanced between the natural and the supernatural."

    — Jeffrey Kastner, 4Columns
  • "A mesmerizing movie."

    — Amy Battaglia, ARTnews
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