Film Review: Masterly Explanation of a Tragedy

Acclaimed - and questioned - "Nitram" is a brave film. A low-key issue and outstanding acting result in a painful masterpiece.

Caleb Landry Jones spelar massmördaren Martin Bryant i 'Nitram'. Pressbild.
Caleb Landry Jones plays mass murderer Martin Bryant in Nitram.

One spring day in 1996 the 28-year-old Australian Martin Bryant packed weapons in a bag and goes to Seascape, a bed and breakfast located right next to the sea in Tasmania. Bryant's family had previously wanted to …