• Unrated, 1 hr. 12 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Sara Blecher
    In Theaters:
    Nov 30, 2012 Limited
  • Cinedigm

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Otelo Burning Reviews

Farran Smith Nehme
New York Post
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Somehow, mostly through the impassioned performances of its young actors, the film finds its footing in the third act ...

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 2.5/4

November 30, 2012
Joel Arnold
NPR
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A heavy-handed but forceful coming-of-age story set circa 1989, against the backdrop of the violent beginning of apartheid's end ...

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November 29, 2012
Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News
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This crisp, involving South African drama comes at you in waves, changing course and tone expertly.

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

November 29, 2012
Michael Atkinson
Village Voice
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This South African ditty is even framed as a scrapbook, mushily remembering childhood traumas and exaltations.

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November 27, 2012
Neil Genzlinger
New York Times
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Ms. Blecher draws fine performances out of the young actors and, to her credit, sugarcoats nothing.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

November 8, 2012
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