This film is brilliant, and a wonderful viewing experience if you accept its atypical style. If you are looking for your usual fare, move on. Its statements are powerful and it is filled with moments of raw, transcendental imagery that will seep into your mind and linger there. You might walk away perhaps feeling like the film could have been shortened, then you will sleep on it, then it will hit you: this film is unforgettable. It may become one of your favorites. If you have some knowledge of fishing, the ocean and marine life, this film will floor you.