Sweat

Sweat

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In this Cannes-selected drama, beloved fitness influencer Sylwia seemingly has it made: hundreds of thousands of social media followers, endorsement deals, photo spreads in magazines. But as she starts to share more and more online, the rising pressure from concerned sponsors and increasingly obsessive fans forces her to confront her deepest insecurities and the exhaustive demands of her lifestyle.

2021Rating: R16, Violence, offensive language & sexual material106 minsPoland, SwedenPolish with English subtitles
DramaWorld Cinema

Streaming (2 Providers)

Sweat | Reviews

Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

Kolesnik’s star power is as radiant as the character she plays, smoothing over some of the film’s missteps to keep us invested...

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Independent

Independent

Sharp, perceptive, and ultimately ruthless...

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

The story rises above caricatures to offer potent and often moving commentary on the gulf between validation and affection...

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

A distinctly compelling watch.

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Time Out

Time Out

It could so easily have been patronising, but it feels honest.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

A story with... nuance, sophistication and genuine moral curiosity...

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Despite some interesting touches (Sweat) promises much more in terms of shock and character insight than it ever really delivers...

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IndieWire

IndieWire

Kolesnik... singlehandedly elevates the movie above its rather straightforward narrative trajectory.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Kolesnik is as irresistible as an energy bar, exploring the Insta-queen’s shallow depths with cunning sincerity...

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Variety

Variety

A hard, glistening study of life on the hamster wheel of Instagram celebrity...

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Sweat | Release Details

Sweat is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV.