The Boy Mir: Ten Years in Afghanistan Reviews

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Derek Adams
Time Out
September 30, 2011
It's overlong and not incredibly enlightening, but it's compassionate enough to hold the attention.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times
August 22, 2011
Mir gets under your skin in ways that are memorable and poignantly real.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
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Mike Hale
New York Times
August 11, 2011
If you've seen the first film, you'll want to come back to see Mir's progress through life. And no matter what happens, it seems, the smile remains.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Dennis Harvey
Variety
July 27, 2011
[Offers] an interesting peek at everyday rural Afghan life in circumstances still unstable but past immediate crisis