Amounts to little more than pictures from a family album.
| Original Score: C
Well-intended and often poignant film that, unfortunately, too often bogs down in too much talk by its participants.
| Original Score: 2.5/4
Elon presumably intends to send a positive message about individual relationships transcending politics, but the film leaves too much unsaid to do so.
| Original Score: 2/4
[The filmmaker] veers into self-indulgence, but Obeidallah's drive to give his kids a better life - even at the risk of abandoning their homeland - is touching.
It's a documentary of Upstairs Downstairs dimension.
| Original Score: 2/4
... a film that handles tragic ironies lightly and offers simple hope in lieu of policy prescriptions.
| Original Score: B+
Deftly folded into the extraordinary documentary Another Road Home are an official story and an unofficial one, each with its own calculus of love and pain, braided together with uncommon delicacy and courage.
What's remarkable about her film, in addition to its many moments of genuine spontaneity and emotion, is how much she learns along the way -- about families, patriarchy, intellect and anger.
| Original Score: 3/4
The man at its heart is a 76-year-old Palestinian named Musa, and if he and we are never quite sure what the movie is truly about it's still a pleasure to make his acquaintance.
| Original Score: C+
Slim, heartbreaking film.
| Original Score: 3.5/4
Becomes an odd companion piece to the stunning Capturing the Friedmans, one of the most disturbing chronicles of family dysfunction ever documented.
| Original Score: B
Fascinating in its reticence, pic's honest, well-intentioned exploration involving two families fearlessly emerges with a far different picture than was originally envisioned.
'The personal is political' may be primarily associated with feminism, but it practically defines the Israeli filmmaker Danae Elon's fascinating journey into her past.
| Original Score: 4/5
Layered, loving and deeply personal.
Touching, painful and powerfully affecting, Another Road Home is an amazing achievement of personal filmmaking.
| Original Score: 4.5/5
A work of powerful humanism that could unsettle entrenched points of view.
It's unlikely there will ever be a more moving portrait of the shared selfhood, usually veiled by politics, common to the Palestinian and Israeli peoples.
| Original Score: 4/4
[A] moving film.