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"...Dense with sound and information....It moves with a swift, lilting rhythm that is of a piece with the musical heritage it explores..." New York Times "...[The] tension -- between uplift and violence, transcendence and rage -- is at the heart of AMANDLA!..." Entertainment Weekly "...Johanna Demetrakas' editing is magnificent at orchestrating and balancing potentially conflicting moods to build a consistent tone all the movie's own..." USA Today "...AMANDLA! -- from the Xhosa word for power -- certainly tells a tale of fine humanism..." Box Office "...Uplifting..." Chicago Sun-Times "...AMANDLA is a music documentary and a political documentary and then some. It leaves you stirred and uplifted not only by its music but also by the determination and courage of the people who sang and danced it on the way to a freer life..." Los Angeles Times "[P]owerful..." Total Film "[I]mmensely moving..." Sight and Sound57.72268

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"The subjects of this valuable documentary are the bullied, those who suffer cruel and all-too-usual punishment in our middle schools and high schools for being different and defenseless."Wall Street Journal 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A]ffecting....Bolstered by poignant and relevant subject matter..."Box Office "BULLY has an emotional impact that must be viewed to be understood....The film's cumulative force is considerable..."Los Angeles Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[I]nsightful and moving....By presenting an intimate glimpse into the dark heart of cruelty, the film hopes to inspire substantive discussion among parents, children and educators on how to deal with this dire and insidious problem."USA Today "Lee Hirsch's documentary is an intimate reflection on the bullying epidemic that makes its points quietly and succinctly."Hollywood Reporter "BULLY cuts to the core of the way cruelty wounds these kids."Movieline "BULLY is a portrait of good kids reduced to shells of themselves by a climate of hate and fear....This is an urgent and moral movie..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Lee Hirsch's film is a potent and provocative look at a problem that's out of control....It's a heartfelt cry for help."Rolling Stone 3 stars out of 4 -- "BULLY is a sincere documentary....We feel sympathy for the victims, and their parents or friends..."Chicago Sun-Times0.6301208

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"The subjects of this valuable documentary are the bullied, those who suffer cruel and all-too-usual punishment in our middle schools and high schools for being different and defenseless."Wall Street Journal 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A]ffecting....Bolstered by poignant and relevant subject matter..."Box Office "BULLY has an emotional impact that must be viewed to be understood....The film's cumulative force is considerable..."Los Angeles Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[I]nsightful and moving....By presenting an intimate glimpse into the dark heart of cruelty, the film hopes to inspire substantive discussion among parents, children and educators on how to deal with this dire and insidious problem."USA Today "Lee Hirsch's documentary is an intimate reflection on the bullying epidemic that makes its points quietly and succinctly."Hollywood Reporter "BULLY cuts to the core of the way cruelty wounds these kids."Movieline "BULLY is a portrait of good kids reduced to shells of themselves by a climate of hate and fear....This is an urgent and moral movie..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Lee Hirsch's film is a potent and provocative look at a problem that's out of control....It's a heartfelt cry for help."Rolling Stone 3 stars out of 4 -- "BULLY is a sincere documentary....We feel sympathy for the victims, and their parents or friends..."Chicago Sun-Times0.6301208

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"The subjects of this valuable documentary are the bullied, those who suffer cruel and all-too-usual punishment in our middle schools and high schools for being different and defenseless."Wall Street Journal 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A]ffecting....Bolstered by poignant and relevant subject matter..."Box Office "BULLY has an emotional impact that must be viewed to be understood....The film's cumulative force is considerable..."Los Angeles Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[I]nsightful and moving....By presenting an intimate glimpse into the dark heart of cruelty, the film hopes to inspire substantive discussion among parents, children and educators on how to deal with this dire and insidious problem."USA Today "Lee Hirsch's documentary is an intimate reflection on the bullying epidemic that makes its points quietly and succinctly."Hollywood Reporter "BULLY cuts to the core of the way cruelty wounds these kids."Movieline "BULLY is a portrait of good kids reduced to shells of themselves by a climate of hate and fear....This is an urgent and moral movie..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Lee Hirsch's film is a potent and provocative look at a problem that's out of control....It's a heartfelt cry for help."Rolling Stone 3 stars out of 4 -- "BULLY is a sincere documentary....We feel sympathy for the victims, and their parents or friends..."Chicago Sun-Times0.6301208

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"Lee delivers an entertaining light comedy about a real-life person who somewhat inadvertently helped the whole iconic concert to take place."Hollywood Reporter 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] gentle, anecdotal comedy that has oodles of nostalgic charm, as the locals of the Catskills find themselves swept up in an event whose transformative power changed a generation."Box Office 3 stars out of 4 -- "This is a comedy with some sweet interludes....TAKING WOODSTOCK has the freshness of something being created, not remembered."Chicago Sun-Times "[A] meticulously rendered and achingly authentic portrait of a time and a place....The filmmaker has an acutely sensitive eye for family and tradition..."Los Angeles Times "It's as adventurous a film as Lee has ever made, utilizing split-screens, zoom lenses, kinetic slides in the mud, astonishingly long DeMillian takes featuring hundreds of stalled cars and a cast of thousands..."Movieline "Lee captures the fractious, joyful, monstrously evolving mass it all was." -- Grade: B-Entertainment Weekly Lee makes a series of fascinating choices in TAKING WOODSTOCK, starting with the decision not to film Woodstock, the concert....Hes managed to make a moving that, for all its sweetness, is surprisingly subversive.Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "Lee shows the experience from the outskirts...we see Woodstock as most attendees saw it: down among the mud and chaos...'Uncut23.9655

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"Lee delivers an entertaining light comedy about a real-life person who somewhat inadvertently helped the whole iconic concert to take place."Hollywood Reporter 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] gentle, anecdotal comedy that has oodles of nostalgic charm, as the locals of the Catskills find themselves swept up in an event whose transformative power changed a generation."Box Office 3 stars out of 4 -- "This is a comedy with some sweet interludes....TAKING WOODSTOCK has the freshness of something being created, not remembered."Chicago Sun-Times "[A] meticulously rendered and achingly authentic portrait of a time and a place....The filmmaker has an acutely sensitive eye for family and tradition..."Los Angeles Times "It's as adventurous a film as Lee has ever made, utilizing split-screens, zoom lenses, kinetic slides in the mud, astonishingly long DeMillian takes featuring hundreds of stalled cars and a cast of thousands..."Movieline "Lee captures the fractious, joyful, monstrously evolving mass it all was." -- Grade: B-Entertainment Weekly Lee makes a series of fascinating choices in TAKING WOODSTOCK, starting with the decision not to film Woodstock, the concert....Hes managed to make a moving that, for all its sweetness, is surprisingly subversive.Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "Lee shows the experience from the outskirts...we see Woodstock as most attendees saw it: down among the mud and chaos...'Uncut23.9655

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"Down-and-out Nevada stars alongside two of the screen's best young character actors in THE MOTEL LIFE, a wintry story of life on the margins."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "Hirsch opens his heart to the role. And Dorff, matching the depth of feeling he showed in Sofia Coppola's SOMEWHERE, excels at digging deep into Jerry Lee's pain."Rolling Stone "[I]t's admirable and even memorable, in its moody fashion, thanks to Roman Vasyanov's richly textured cinematography -- he's a shooter to keep our eyes on -- and three affecting performances."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 5 -- "Powerful, moving and melancholy. A low-key treat."Empire11.1232

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"Down-and-out Nevada stars alongside two of the screen's best young character actors in THE MOTEL LIFE, a wintry story of life on the margins."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "Hirsch opens his heart to the role. And Dorff, matching the depth of feeling he showed in Sofia Coppola's SOMEWHERE, excels at digging deep into Jerry Lee's pain."Rolling Stone "[I]t's admirable and even memorable, in its moody fashion, thanks to Roman Vasyanov's richly textured cinematography -- he's a shooter to keep our eyes on -- and three affecting performances."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 5 -- "Powerful, moving and melancholy. A low-key treat."Empire11.1232

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