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"[Chronicles] the rise and fall of the beachside snack stand, with the humble hot dog joint standing in as a symbol for the American Dream..."
- New York Observer
"...shows the tremendous highs and lows that came along with founding a New York City institution, and takes the audience along for a whirlwind trip down memory lane."
- AM New York
"...a unique and intimate look into almost 100 years of his family's history and the history of New York City, using the hot dog as a lens. "
- Wall St Cheat Sheet
Winner - Global Zoom Award - Children's Film Festival Seattle
"A truly heartfelt and absolutely delightful film, rich with both comic and dramatic episodes, that I would recommend to anyone!"
- Christina Zawadizsky, BookRoom Review
"There's an overall sense of grassroots intimacy [with] beauty at the core."
- Robert Bell, Exclaim.ca
"Inspiring! Powerful [and] delightful!"
- David Crumm, Read the Spirit
Japan | 2012 | Comedy | Japanese
Winner - Golden Orchid Award - Hawaii International Film Festival
Official Selection - Toronto Int'l Film Festival
"Breezy rhythm, witty dialogue and excellent thesping chemistry!"
- Maggie Lee, Variety
"Intelligent, amusing, and casually touching."
- Kong Rithdee, Cinema Scope
HELENA FROM THE WEDDING
"Beautifully modulated! Full of both the ache and the joy of real life."
- Jon Frosch, The Hollywood Reporter
"Funny as hell! Helena From The Wedding boasts a strong ensemble cast...piercing humor...[and] a bittersweet sting that brings a smile to our faces and a lump in our throats."
- Cullen Gallagher, Hammer to Nail
"The acting performances are all perfect...It is a brutally realistic depiction of the trials and tribulations of 30-something couples and their friendships."
- Don Simpson, Smells Like Screen Spirit
HOW TO MAKE MONEY SELLING DRUGS
I AM BIG BIRD
I AM THE BLUES
"I Am the Blues is a lovely film, made with a light, respectful touch. "
- Marc Glassman, Point of View Magazine
"Heartache never sounded so good."
- Chris Knight, National Post
"Director Daniel cross goes deep into the Deep South blues scene with this terrific documentary. One of the most striking aspects of the film is how beautifully shot it often is."
- Robert Whitehead, VultureHound
IMBER'S LEFT HAND
"This beautiful film...takes the wind out of you."
- The Boston Globe
"A masterpiece...the eulogizing of the creative force and artistic life of one of America's leading painters- in his own vibrant voice."
- Daniel Kany, Maine Sunday Telegram
"It's heartbreaking watching Imber's condition deteriorate but he finds so much joy in his creations, particularly a series of more than 100 portraits of friends and family. To the credit of director Richard Kane, the movie remains clear-eyed about both Imber and his courageous wife, painter Jill Hoy, even as it celebrates Imber's determination to remain vital until his final days."
- Amy Longsdorf, Courier-Post