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The Flat Reviews

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

It's a mesmerizing detective story ...with an oddly uplifting ending that suggests a commonality of the human spirit that supersedes ideology.

Full Review Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette | Original Score: 89/100

April 27, 2013
Dan Lybarger
KC Active

'The Flat' has a strange staying power that the objects in the apartment didn't.

Full Review Source: KC Active | Original Score: 4/5

February 2, 2013
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

An intriguing documentary about a man who discovers some huge surprises with major implications when he starts digging through the stuff left behind in his grandparent's apartment in Tel Aviv after his grandmother's death.

Full Review Source: Laramie Movie Scope | Original Score: A

January 1, 2013
Dennis Schwartz
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Since there's no big payoff, the family drama documentary fizzles in the end.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: B-

November 30, 2012
Wesley Morris
Boston Globe
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There's something touching about the way Goldfinger obeys his moral compass.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 3/4

November 29, 2012
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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I will salute the deftness and intelligence with which Goldfinger observes the reactions of the living to the revelations of the dead.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A-

November 28, 2012
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit

Grandma's closet contains a story only the third generation can hear

Full Review Source: Movie Habit | Original Score: 3/4

November 23, 2012
Tom Long
Detroit News
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Are things better left alone or is revealing all always the best path? "The Flat," to its credit, offers nothing like a definitive answer.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: B

November 22, 2012
Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times
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"The Flat" is a compelling tale of history made personal, and of what happens when light is shone on something previously murky.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 3/4

November 15, 2012
Kelly Vance
East Bay Express

A grim historical detective story indeed.

Full Review Source: East Bay Express

November 13, 2012
Leba Hertz
San Francisco Chronicle
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The movie feels more like a thriller and a mystery than a documentary. Perhaps someday, someone will be inspired to dramatize this astonishing story.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 4/4

November 1, 2012
Brian Tallerico
HollywoodChicago.com

A film that turns a personal story into a commentary on international denial and healing after World War II.

Full Review Source: HollywoodChicago.com | Original Score: 4.0/5.0

November 1, 2012
John DeFore
Hollywood Reporter
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Engrossing doc finds buried bonds between an Israeli family and an important Nazi.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Reporter

November 1, 2012
Ronnie Scheib
Variety
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This fascinating docu should easily attract crossover auds, and merits arthouse exposure.

Full Review Source: Variety

November 1, 2012
Gabrielle Lipton
Paste Magazine

Watching Goldfinger's curiosity be met with different answers to the same questions while his mother absorbs this new side of her own parents proves a fascinating study in family history.

Full Review Source: Paste Magazine | Original Score: 7.2/10

November 1, 2012
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

An unsettling look at the generational fallout from the Holocaust.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 3/4

November 1, 2012
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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A spellbinding documentary about family secrets ...

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

November 1, 2012
Nora Lee Mandel
Film-Forward.com

Who lied or who hid the truth?. . .The more and more public facts and private revelations Goldfinger uncovers are tantalizingly confounding and irresistibly fascinating.

Full Review Source: Film-Forward.com | Original Score: 9/10

October 26, 2012
Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor
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The Flat is about the persistence of denial, and of hope.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: B+

October 26, 2012
John Anderson
Newsday
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A fascinating and sensitive examination of Jewish-Nazi collaboration, generational amnesia and the delicate construction of the thing we call history.

Full Review Source: Newsday | Original Score: 3.5/4

October 26, 2012
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