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Tell Them Who You Are Reviews

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Robert Davis
Paste Magazine

Tell Them Who You Are radiates dignity, the unusual warmth given off by the frustration of trying to know someone.

Full Review Source: Paste Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

June 5, 2008
Jason Gorber
Film Scouts

It's a remarkable documentary, thoroughly enjoyable and one of the most powerful films I've seen in quite some time.

Full Review Source: Film Scouts | Original Score: A

June 21, 2007
Christy Lemire
Associated Press
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It works as a portrait of a father-son relationship that's awkward, volatile, uneven and always painfully real.

Full Review Source: Associated Press

March 6, 2007
Robert W. Butler
Kansas City Star

In the end this is a great movie about a filmmaker. It's also a great movie about fathers and sons.

Full Review Source: Kansas City Star | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 28, 2006
David Parkinson
Empire Magazine

A desperately sad look at two men whose determination to rebel against their heritage and succeed in their artform has rendered them unable to communicate. Compelling stuff, though.

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

June 2, 2006
Matthew Leyland

With dad calling junior's filmmaking skills into question at every turn, this is a fascinating blend of fact and friction.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

May 30, 2006
Mike Clark
USA Today
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What we really get from son Mark's unusual take is a sterling movie about fathers (especially famous fathers) and offspring.

Full Review Source: USA Today | Original Score: 3.5/4

November 22, 2005
Chris Cabin

a rare film of startling sincerity

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

October 19, 2005
Ken Tucker
New York Magazine/Vulture
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[A] tremendously moving documentary.

Full Review Source: New York Magazine/Vulture

October 13, 2005

A unique and luminous achievement.

Full Review Source: MTV

October 13, 2005
Mattias Frey
Boston Phoenix

Equal parts fan mail and home video from Hell, Tell Them Who You Are is a fascinating piece of father-son psychotherapy la Hollywood.

Full Review Source: Boston Phoenix | Original Score: 3.5/4

October 13, 2005
Jeff Vice
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

The subject is a fascinating one, and the film is worth watching just to see how impressive Wexler's career has been.

Full Review Source: Deseret News, Salt Lake City | Original Score: 3/4

September 9, 2005
Sean Means
Salt Lake Tribune

More than a Hollywood profile, it becomes a filmmaker's effort to figure out how he relates, personally and professionally, to his famous father.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

September 9, 2005
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

An opportunity missed

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

August 30, 2005
Steve Schneider
Orlando Weekly

Unlike countless other bad-dad pictures, Tell Them moves gradually and elegantly toward a reconciliation that isn't too maudlin or forced.

Full Review Source: Orlando Weekly

August 18, 2005
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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A real gem of a film.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 4/5

August 18, 2005
Duane Dudek
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Anyone who has been either a parent or a child will understand the push-me- pull-you, love-and-hate dynamic the film captures, and the attempt at reconciliation that it represents.

| Original Score: 3/4

August 4, 2005
Laura Kelly
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

What emerges is not so much a career biography of the talented DP for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Coming Home and a number of John Sayles films.

| Original Score: 2/4

August 4, 2005
Eric D. Snider

Not just a behind-the-scenes history chapter but an insightful father-son comedy-drama.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: B

July 22, 2005
Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

The film is an odd hybrid, sort of a family therapy session meshed with a Turner Classic Movies tribute doc, but the combination works in entertaining and poignant ways.

Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 21, 2005
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