The Irish Times - Friday - The Ticket - - SEVEN DAYS/FILM - DC

Di­rected by Trey Shults. Star­ring Joel Edgerton, Car­men Ejogo

“For what is a man prof­ited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?” In his ter­rific sec­ond fea­ture, Trey Shults,

di­rec­tor of the fam­ily drama

Kr­isha, ap­pears to an­swer St Matthew’s rhetor­i­cal ques­tion in the ex­pected man­ner. The world is laid low by a killer dis­ease and one fam­ily hold out des­per­ately. A bril­liant sur­vival tale that has much to say about the wretched­ness of be­ing hu­man. 15A cert, gen re­lease, 91 min

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