After Yang

After Yang

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In the near future, a father and daughter try to save the life of Yang, their beloved robotic family member, in this A24 sci-fi existential drama from the writer-director of Columbus. Stars Colin Farrell alongside Jodie Turner-Smith (Queen & Slim) and The Umbrella Academy's Justin H Min as AI companion Yang.

2022Rating: PG, Coarse language101 minsUSAA24
DramaScience Fiction

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After Yang | Reviews

88%195 reviews

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Variety

Variety

"Columbus" may have gotten our attention, but after "Yang," anything seems possible.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

It's tempting to wish that it were longer, or that it ever returned to the bombastic high of its opening minutes, but it's in the space between that blast of noise and the numbness that follows where the movie finds its power.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

The film's stealthy emotional power creeps up on you...

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

The film doesn't trust us to recognize the legitimacy of the other's being without filtering it solely through the lenses of the ruling class.

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

After Yang is an expansive yet intimate portrait of grief and identity, and cements its writer/director as one of the most exciting new voices in cinema.

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Daily Telegraph

Daily Telegraph

It's a real tea-drinker's piece, wanting you to sit down and let its hushed insights, like some earthy infusion, linger on the palate.

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Film Threat

Film Threat

Unfortunately, it misses its storytelling potential by focusing too much of our attention on the wrong story elements.

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IGN

IGN

A gorgeous, heart-wrenching sci-fi mystery.

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Film School Rejects

Film School Rejects

Kogonada's sophomore feature is a relentlessly pristine experience, but one that is ultimately warm and throbbing with life.

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Slash Film

Slash Film

effective blend of lyrical impressionism and controlled precision...

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

A powerful, moving drama about what it means to be alive.

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After Yang | Release Details

After Yang is available to stream in New Zealand now on Apple TV and Neon Rentals and Academy On Demand and AroVision.