Awash in ravishing images ... that will haunt you long after you leave the theater.
-Ella Taylor, L.A. WEEKLY
Beautifully shot and acted, particularly by Juliette Binoche.
-Chris Vognar, DALLAS MORNING NEWS
Haneke draws a fresco of the modern occidental society, characterized by the linguistic Babel, the incapability to communicate, the coldness and the xenophobia. The film is strong, crystal clear, merciless.
-Il Corriere della Serra
Because Code Unknown was the most sensitive, the deepest, the most original, the least expected, the smartest, the best constructed, the most attractive, the most intense and dangerous for its lucidity from the films in competition, Michael Hanekes film deserved to be awarded the Palme dOr.
-Elvis Mitchell, NEW YORK TIMES