"The Whaler Boy is a tonally complex work, a troubling character study that incorporates elements of drama, comedy, fantasy, documentary, and even Lynchian horror. [...] The filmmaker handles it deftly, however, successfully painting Leshka as a sympathetic figure without undercutting his more miserable and volatile qualities."
Review: 'The Whaler Boy'
Our regular contributors at The Lens -- Kayla McCulloch, Joshua Ray, and Andrew Wyatt -- have assembled a list of their favorite films of 2021. No rankings here: Just a curated list of 30 excellent films that made 2021 a standout year for cinema. Adjust your Watchlists accordingly.