Pavee Lackeen: The Traveller Girl Reviews

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Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine
March 13, 2006
It's the complete opposite of Bresson's Mouchette and the Dardennes' Rosetta: a not-so-dense or musky fog that's easily parted and forgotten.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Jon Popick
Planet Sick-Boy
September 24, 2005
Couldn't get into this one.
Anton Bitel
Film4
June 15, 2007
Here gritty realism meets a more poetic symbolism to expose Winnie's marginalised status without ever resorting to sentiment, preaching or indeed cliché.
Brian Gibson
Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)
March 1, 2007
More documentary than drama even as lyric images whisper past . . . slowly burns itself into the memory.
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
March 29, 2006
A harrowing film portrait of a ten-year old Irish Traveller whose life is constricted by poverty and prejudice.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Matthew Turner
ViewLondon
April 8, 2006
Ogden gets impressive performances from his cast, particularly from Winnie, whose sad-eyed little face will stay with you long after you leave the cinema.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
May 20, 2010
Philip French
Observer [UK]
January 20, 2007
Peter Bradshaw
Guardian
April 8, 2006
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Toronto Star
September 24, 2005
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Time Out
April 8, 2006
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