Woman-in-peril, Soderbergh style

Sawyer (Claire Foy) visits a mental health facility for a quick therapy session and finds herself committed against her will.
Sawyer (Claire Foy) visits a mental health facility for a quick therapy session and finds herself committed against her will.PHOTO: 20TH CENTURY FOX

Director Steven Soderbergh puts an unexpected spin on the classic gaslighted female genre in Unsane, filmed on an iPhone 7 Plus

UNSANE (NC16)

96 minutes/Now showing/4 stars

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 21, 2018, with the headline 'Woman-in-peril, Soderbergh style'. Print Edition | Subscribe