Bark still of Nolan (Michael Weston) tied to a tree with the Outdoorsman (A.J. Buckley) squatting in front of him.

Bark Scrapes Up a Tense Film With a Vibrant Background [Fantastic Fest ’23]

Bark is a gradual, suspenseful trek with just a story and two men in the woods. It’s weird in parts, tense in others; a slow burn with a worthwhile ending.