Thelma is the story of a girl who moves away from home for the first time to attend college. And then she falls in love with another girl. And then she realizes that she has horrifying supernatural powers. And then things really go off the rails. Show More Summary
“Thelma” begins in a remote stretch of wintry wilderness, where a man and his young daughter step gingerly across a frozen lake and into the woods nearby. The father has a rifle, presumably with the intention of shooting a fawn that pops into view. But after taking careful aim, he suddenly swings...
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‘Thelma,’ the latest from acclaimed Norwegian filmmaker Joachim Trier, is like an icier modern-day ‘Carrie.’ And it will blow you away.
Joachim Trier, who still holds his memories of Ebertfest and his placement on Roger's top ten lists near his heart, is a gift to obsessive cinephiles. The Danish director and his Norwegian co-writer Eskil Vogt have crafted some of the finest meditations on loneliness, family and community of the 21st century. Show More Summary
The opening scene of "Thelma," Norwegian writer-director Joachim Trier's latest film, is so quietly unnerving its effect spills over into the rest of the film, creating a hall of echoes. A father and his child walk across a frozen lake, tromping through snow-laden woods. Show More Summary
Joachim Trier's THELMA is not a movie that is easily described. It's a love story, a supernatural thriller, a mystery, a drama about family. A thoroughly engaging experience, it is Norway's Oscar entry for Best Foreign Film, so you can...Show More Summary
Joachim Trier’s dark coming-of-age thriller Thelma, which is about a young woman who falls in love only to discover she has terrifying and inexplicable powers, opens in New York on November 10, 2017, with it expanding to Los Angeles on Nov. 24 via The Orchard. Joe Lipsett caught the premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival and called it “a […]
Ahead of the Nov. 3 UK release, here’s the quad poster and international trailer for Joachim Trier’s dark coming-of-age thriller Thelma, which is about a young woman who falls in love only to discover she has terrifying and inexplicable powers. Joe Lipsett caught the premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival and called it “a striking coming-of-age […]
The power of love. It's such a relief to watch a film and discover it's truly as wonderful as everyone has been saying. Joachim Trier's Thelma has been getting rave reviews ever since premiering at the Toronto Film Festival and Fantastic Fest (Jeremy wrote a glowing review already). Show More Summary
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Norwegian filmmaker Joachim Trier is an artist whose works are always delivered with a healthy dose of message. With Oslo, August 31st (2011) and Louder than Bombs (2015), the filmmaker broke onto the scene ready to force the viewers of his films into deep reflection and meticulous thought. Show More Summary
Known for such gorgeous, naturalistic independent films as Oslo, August 31st and Louder Than Bombs, critically lauded Norwegian director Joachim Trier made a significant, exciting stylistic departure with his latest feature, Thelma.Show More Summary
Thelma is a tricky film. It would be easy to dismiss it as a Norwegian Carrie, but to do so belittles director Joachim Trier‘s film as a simple imitator. It’s undeniable, however, that Thelma bears a passing resemblance to the DePalma classic; it’s the story of a girl who has been raised in a strict […]
When Norwegian student Thelma moves to Oslo, she falls in love just as she’s discovering she has unusual abilities. Thelma is directed by Joachim Trier and will open in select theaters on November 10th. A Norwegian student, Thelma, moves to Oslo where she falls in love. Show More Summary
Joachim Trier's supernatural drama is Norway's submission for Best Foreign-Language Film Oscar.
After a foray into more conventional English-language fare with his last movie, Louder Than Bombs, director Joachim Trier has returned to a genre he does uncommonly well: mining the psychologies of an unstable protagonist, as he did in his breakout from 2011, Oslo, August 31. This time, with Thelma, which is premiering ... More »
Norway's official Oscar entry for Best Foreign Language Film this year is an unusual one: THELMA, a supernatural thriller about a young woman discovering powers she never knew she had. I was lucky enough to get a look at the film early,...Show More Summary