Dark and morally complicated tale is not for the squeamish

Ron Cerabona
Updated February 13 2024 - 12:51pm, first published February 11 2024 - 12:00pm

Wil (110 minutes, MA15+)

3 stars

This Flemish film is not for those with a weak constitution. It's full of violence - beatings and torture and shootings and suicides. And the story, based on a book by Jeroen Olyslaegers, is a dark and morally complicated one, set in Nazi-occupied Antwerp during World War II.

Ron Cerabona

Ron Cerabona

Arts reporter

As arts reporter I am interested in and cover a wide range of areas - film, visual art, theatre and music, among others - to tell readers about what's coming and happening in the vibrant and varied world of the arts in Canberra. Email:

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