Ivan Massagué in a still from The Platform (category: III, Spanish), directed by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia. Co-starring Zorion Eguileor and Antonia San Juan. Ivan Massagué in a still from The Platform (category: III, Spanish), directed by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia. Co-starring Zorion Eguileor and Antonia San Juan.
Ivan Massagué in a still from The Platform (category: III, Spanish), directed by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia. Co-starring Zorion Eguileor and Antonia San Juan.

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The Platform film review: Spanish sci-fi shows trickle-down economics at its most grotesque

  • In this sci-fi allegory by Spanish director Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia, prisoners housed in vertical cell blocks dictate how much food to leave those in floors below
  • The film draws some painful conclusions about humanity’s primal nature and willingness to exploit the weak, all done with a brilliantly barbed sense of humour

Topic |   European films
Ivan Massagué in a still from The Platform (category: III, Spanish), directed by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia. Co-starring Zorion Eguileor and Antonia San Juan. Ivan Massagué in a still from The Platform (category: III, Spanish), directed by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia. Co-starring Zorion Eguileor and Antonia San Juan.
Ivan Massagué in a still from The Platform (category: III, Spanish), directed by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia. Co-starring Zorion Eguileor and Antonia San Juan.
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