Browsing: eco-horror

UNEARTH **** USA 2020 Dir: John C Lyons, Dorota Swies. 94 mins “There’s no birds…there’s no bugs…” Here’s a 21st century eco-horror film that would serve as an impactful feature length promotional video for any environmental group’s anti-fracking campaigns. Punctuated by imposing aerial shots of the slowly poisoned countryside surrounding…

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BLACK WATER **** Australia 2007 Dir: Andrew Traucki, David Nerlich. 90 mins A tidy, suspenseful, three-handed revenge-of-nature thriller that nods to the benchmark for Australian eco-horror (LONG WEEKEND) while joining a prolific 21st century trend for stripped-down survivalist horror stories. Newly pregnant Diana Glenn, her husband (Andy Rodoreda) and younger…

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