TIFF Review: You are not prepared for ’The Lighthouse’

Editor’s Note: Vanyaland’s Nick Johnston is north of the border all week long for the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival; click here for our continued coverage from the fest and also check out our full TIFF archives of past coverage. Robert Eggers’ The Lighthouse begins as you might expect it would: A dour establishing shot featuring its tiny island setting, its twin lights cutting through the thick fog like knives, as glimpsed far from shore on a boat. Two men stand at the mast, observing … Continue reading TIFF Review: You are not prepared for ’The Lighthouse’