"Devilishly potent ... a little masterpiece of horror ... devastatingly believable ★★★★"
- David Stratton
"Young's vision of quiet middle-class mayhem is bold and unflinching ... Nerves will fray"
- L.A. Times
"The rarest of beasts: a directorial debut that’s not only tonally flawless but also manages to radically re-imagine an entire genre."
— Austin Chronicle
"...vivid but admirably restrained...Hounds of Love is a calling card not soon forgotten." — Variety
"Snowtown meets Natural Born Killers ... with a fetid psychological energy that clings like an unshakeable dream"
— The Guardian
HOUNDS OF LOVE is the first feature of Perth-based writer and director BEN YOUNG,
starring EMMA BOOTH, STEPHEN CURRY and ASHLEIGH CUMMINGS.
HOUNDS OF LOVE is in cinemas now in the USA and Australia.
Coming to France July 5 and the UK July 28.
HOUNDS OF LOVE had its world premiere at Venice Film Festival in September 2016.
BEST ACTRESS, Ashleigh Cummings | Feodora Award, Venice Film Festival
BEST ACTRESS, Emma Booth | Brussels Intl Film Festival
BEST DIRECTOR, Ben Young | Brussels Intl Film Festival
BEST FEATURE | Overlook Film Festival
AUDIENCE AWARD | Overlook Film Festival
Venice Days, Venice Film Festival 2016
Mumbai Film Festival 2016
Busan IFF 2016
Kolkata IFF, India 2016
Brussels IFF 2016
Minsk IFF Listapad, Belarus 2016
Brisbane Asia-Pacific Film Festival 2016
Göteborg Intl Film Festival 2017
South X SouthWest Film Festival 2017
Tribeca Film Festival (NYC) 2017
Glasgow Frighfest 2017
Gold Coast Film Festival 2017
Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival, Winton 2017
Boston Underground Film Festival 2017
Calgary Underground Film Festival 2017
Overlook Film Festival 2017
DARK MOFO Festival, Hobart 2017
AUSTRALIA / 2016 / '107 / ENGLISH / 2.39 / 5.1
Writer and Director / BEN YOUNG
Producer / MELISSA KELLY
Director of Photography / MICHAEL MCDERMOTT
Editor / MERLIN EDEN
Sound Designer / RIC CURTIN
Production Designer / CLAYTON JAUNCEY
Costume Designer / TERRI LAMERA
Composer / DAN LUSCOMBE
A FACTOR 30 FILMS PRODUCTION