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First Comes Love Reviews

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Radheyan Simonpillai
NOW Toronto

Davenport's diary film effectively mines the issues when facing such monumental decisions for the first hour. Then comes the baby, and the film loses direction. Davenport stops being a filmmaker and becomes a parent.

Full Review Source: NOW Toronto | Original Score: 3/5

January 30, 2014
Alan Scherstuhl
Village Voice
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First Comes Love is, before anything else, a portrait of a longing so deep that even the commandingly articulate Davenport struggles to put it into words.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

August 14, 2013
Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News
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There are many glimmers of truth - as well as what can best be described as accidental insight - in Nina Davenport's painful but beautiful documentary about becoming a parent.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 3/5

July 25, 2013
Doris Toumarkine
Film Journal International

But the family drama that simmers beneath is really what intrigues: the questionable quality of her parents' marriage and the disturbing truths that hint at her father's harsh, unloving behavior towards her.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

July 25, 2013
Jamie S. Rich

There are some fascinating insights, particularly as her infant son makes her re-examine her childhood...but "First Comes Love" also suffers from being self-obsessed.

Full Review Source: Oregonian | Original Score: 2.5/5

November 19, 2013
Farran Smith Nehme
New York Post
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Davenport makes desultory attempts to bring in other mothers, but she is not an interviewer adept at drawing out scintillating observations.

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 1/4

July 26, 2013
Wes Greene
Slant Magazine

Nina Davenport doesn't seem interested in taming her unwieldy vanity, and thus her documentary reads as a profile recontextualized as cinema narcissismo.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 1.5/4

July 24, 2013
Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
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This midlife confessional could have reached beyond the maternal cravings of highly educated, urban-dwelling singletons had it plumbed people's heads as thoroughly as Ms. Davenport's birth canal.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2.5/5

July 24, 2013
Brian Lowry
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By the end, this HBO presentation feels like one of those uncomfortable evenings where you visit a friend, and they bore you to death with images of their ultrasound.

Full Review Source: Variety

July 23, 2013
Sam Adams
Time Out New York
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[Approaches] a hot-button issue from the most suffocatingly narcissistic perspective imaginable ...

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 1/5

July 23, 2013
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