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The Wolf House (La casa lobo) (2018)

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Mary is a girl who seeks refuge in a mysterious house in southern Chile, after escaping from a sect of German religious fanatics. There it is welcomed by two pigs, the only inhabitants of the place. As in a dream, the universe of the house reacts to the feelings of Mary. The animals slowly transform into humans, and the house into a nightmarish world. Made in stop-motion and inspired by the case of Colonia Dignidad - a torture center in Pinochet's time - "La Casa Lobo" appears to be an animated fairy tale produced by the cult leader to indoctrinate his followers , resulting in a dark universe of gothic referents and psychological horror.

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Critic Reviews for The Wolf House (La casa lobo)

All Critics (15) | Top Critics (1)

The deeply uncanny pic makes for an unsettling viewing experience, a creative tour de force whose endlessly fascinating visuals are deliberately seductive and repellent in equal measure.

December 10, 2018 | Full Review…

This film is indescribable and amazing.

January 16, 2020 | Full Review…

I may be the wrong person to speak of the true meaning under the layers of allegory, but I can certainly tell you that regardless of the understanding you bring to it, The Wolf House makes for a greatly troubling time.

September 23, 2019 | Full Review…

An elusive animated feature in stop-motion that allows connections to be made with the children's stories of the Grimm Brothers and the surreal impulse of Jan Svankmajer.

August 11, 2019 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…

Besides explaining a damaged psyche to us, Cociña and León imagine it in front of us. [Full Review in Spanish]

July 30, 2019 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

An intense visual experience that explores the parallel realities that one creates to repress intolerable realities. [Full Review in Spanish]

July 30, 2019 | Full Review…

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