Steve McQueen gives us a reprieve from prison brutality halfway through his harrowing film. In a riveting 17-minute uninterrupted shot, Michael Fassbender and Liam Cunningham quietly debate the irreconcilable values of priest and revolutionary. Then the hunger strike begins.
The Bri-terion Collection
I’m loving the Criterion Channel streaming service, so every week I’m going to share my favorite new find.