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Titles in Genre Religion / Spirituality
Official Selection - SXSW Film Festival
"The simple sweetness of this heartfelt effort arrives as both endearing and culturally provocative."
- Toddy Burton, The Austin Chronicle
Winner - Best Screenplay - Award of the Israeli Film Academy
"Released as the settlements on the Gaza Strip were being dismantled, Cedar's film offers a refreshing new perspective of them and a sly critique of their origins."
- Ken Fox, TV Guide
Official Selection - New York Film Festival
"The big payoffs arrive in a couple of small, understated moments of grace...thanks to Alice Rohrwacher's restrained buildup and direction, they certainly feel well earned."
- Boyd Van Hoeij, Variety
"A quietly impressive feature debut."
- Lee Marshall, Screen Daily
FOR MY FATHER
Nominated - Best Supporting Actor - Award of the Israeli Film Academy
"A perfect film about two immigrants coming together to deal with culture shock."
- Jeff in Seattle (Our Favorite Customer Reviewer)
Official Selection - Toronto Int'l Film Festival
"Both subtle and magnetic...Tahar Rahim [is] one of France's finest young actors...[FREE MEN] contributes a worthy and interesting chapter to the tradition of World War II dramas."
- A. O. Scott, The New York Times
"A testament to Rahim's screen presence...Free Men proves that the can't-take-your-eyes-off-him charisma the Franco-Algerian actor displayed in Jacques Audiard's A Prophet was no fluke."
- David Fear, Time Out New York
IN THE NAME OF
Winner - Teddy Award - Berlin Int'l Film Festival
LE GRAND VOYAGE
Winner - Best Film - Mar del Plata Int'l Film Festival
"In this remarkable directorial debut, the stern father of a Muslim family in France has his teenage son drive him to Mecca for the religious pilgrimage known as the hajj."
- Jonathan Curiel, San Francisco Chronicle
LET THE CHURCH SAY AMEN
"A deeply moving 87 minutes that leave you feeling touched, renewed and refreshed - kind of like a great sermon."
- Nathalie Hopkinson, The Washington Post
Winner - FIPRESCI Prize - Rotterdam Int'l Film Festival
"That Llosa has never directed for the camera before is remarkable considering how accomplished the film is."
- Robert Koehler, Variety
Winner - Best First Film - Mexico City Int'l Comtemporary Film Festival
"One of those miracles that can illuminate the cinema...it is in every frame a beautiful and powerful film -- a masterpiece!"
- Rober Ebert