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Before Tomorrow (Le Jour avant le lendemain) Reviews

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Ron Wilkinson
Monsters and Critics

One of the most intriguing films of the year. A film that says a lot by saying little.

Full Review Source: Monsters and Critics | Original Score: 7/10

December 15, 2009
Noel Murray
AV Club
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It's set in a forbidding landscape at a dangerous time, and Cousineau and Ivalu show how companionship and shared tradition can go a long way toward sustaining people even in the face of personal devastation.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: B+

December 3, 2009
Avi Offer
NYC Movie Guru

A poignant, heartfelt, enlightening and lyrical journey filled with beautiful, haunting images.

Full Review Source: NYC Movie Guru | Original Score: 8.5/10

December 2, 2009
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A powerful Inuit film about the wisdom and skills of elders, the devastation wrought by contact with Westerners, the importance of community, and the magical connection between grandparents and grandchildren.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice | Original Score: 3/5

December 2, 2009
Maria Garcia
Film Journal International

The third in a cinematic trilogy of pre-Christian Inuit life that began with Atanarjuat, The Fast Runner, Before Tomorrow is an outstanding film which presents a distinctly feminine view of the history of the Inuit.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

December 2, 2009
Andrew Schenker
Village Voice
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The directors nevertheless manage to locate great reserves of sadness in the material, tapping a particularly rich vein in the wrinkled look of resignation on actress/co-director Ivalu's face.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

December 2, 2009
Nora Lee Mandel
Film-Forward.com

Episodic portrayal of Arctic women's role in physical and cultural survival, from feisty friends to storytelling as a nurturing rite of passage, but depressingly realistic.

Full Review Source: Film-Forward.com | Original Score: 6/10

December 2, 2009
Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out New York
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A terribly purple folk score by Kate and Anna McGarrigle hypes the spiritual aspects of the Inuit way of life; you'll die laughing on the tundra.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 3/5

December 2, 2009
Matthew Connolly
Slant Magazine

Like all great stories, it paradoxically allows us access to the big picture by bringing us gradually, hauntingly close.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 3/4

December 1, 2009

National Post

| Original Score: 3/4

April 10, 2009
Bruce Kirkland
Jam! Movies

The film is beautiful to behold: The Arctic tundra is a wondrous spectacle, especially in summer. It is well acted, with a naturalism that lends a documentary feel. It is thoughtfully dramatic, albeit in a subtle way.

Full Review Source: Jam! Movies | Original Score: 3.5/5

March 27, 2009
Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
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This is sensitive material handled without sentimentality, though the impact is somewhat muted by the film's cautious editing.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 3/4

March 27, 2009
Greg Quill
Toronto Star
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Harrowing as the story is beneath the seal skins and beyond the tenuous, oily flame in centre frame, Before Tomorrow is endowed with a rich humanity and an almost heroic stoicism.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 27, 2009
Stephen Holden
New York Times
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Frustratingly sketchy partly because it is not finally a survival tale but a mystical evocation of the power of Inuit mythology, and how the passing down of ancient wisdom can sustain the human spirit in the direst circumstances.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2/5

December 4, 2009
Chris Cabin
Filmcritic.com

neither Ivalu nor Cousineau have the light, deft touch it takes to merge cultural fiction and social realism in a seamless manner

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 2/5

December 3, 2009
Harvey S. Karten
Compuserve

With its glacial pace and lack of action,this sample of Arctic artiness may be appreciated principally by anthropologists and social studies teachers and those who can enjoy seeing remote cultures through their own, aboriginal eyes.

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: C

November 13, 2009
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