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Kovasikajuttu (The Punk Syndrome) Reviews

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Nick Herd
The List

A unique and touching depiction of some truly passionate outsider artists.

Full Review Source: The List | Original Score: 4/5

January 25, 2013
Robbie Collin
Daily Telegraph

What the film lacks in shape it makes up for in integrity and good humour.

Full Review Source: Daily Telegraph | Original Score: 3/5

February 1, 2013
Kevin Harley
Total Film

The directors' affecting yet non-sentimental verité approach suits the raw material, spurning 'expert' talking head commentary and letting the band speak (and scream) for themselves.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 4/5

January 25, 2013
David Jenkins
Little White Lies

No masterpiece, but sensitive and extremely alive to life's amusing idiosyncrasies.

Full Review Source: Little White Lies | Original Score: 3/5

January 31, 2013
John Anderson
Variety
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[A] funny, edgy and very human feature ...

Full Review Source: Variety

May 8, 2012

What shines through most strongly ... is both the sense of camaraderie and the personal benefits each band member takes from the experience.

Full Review Source: Scotsman | Original Score: 3/5

February 4, 2013
Philip French
Observer [UK]

A very likable, relaxed film.

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

February 3, 2013
David Parkinson
Empire Magazine

Candid and compassionate. Loud, too.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

January 30, 2013
Peter Bradshaw
Guardian

This likable documentary about a Finnish punk band whose members are all middle-aged men with learning disabilities opens a window on to another world.

Full Review Source: Guardian | Original Score: 3/5

January 31, 2013
Derek Malcolm
This is London

They are a noisy delight if not exactly The Clash.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 3/5

February 1, 2013
Chris Knight
National Post

Fun, light-hearted and proof that disability is no barrier to musical success, but it could have benefited from a little more background on the band members.

Full Review Source: National Post | Original Score: 2.5/4

December 13, 2013
Jay Stone
Canada.com

It's a sketchy and raggedy film, but like punk music, it probably would have been spoiled if it were smoothed out.

Full Review Source: Canada.com | Original Score: 3.5/5

December 5, 2013

Daily Express

Low-budget and ragged The Punk Syndrome has a big heart.

Full Review Source: Daily Express | Original Score: 3/5

February 1, 2013

Scotsman

As a piece of rock verite, it's sympathetic, patchy, occasionally discomfiting, but always honest.

Full Review Source: Scotsman | Original Score: 3/5

February 4, 2013
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