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The World Before Her Reviews

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Alan Scherstuhl
Village Voice
May 7, 2013
With extraordinary access, Pahuja illuminates extraordinary conflicts and contradictions facing modern girls in a country even less ready for them than ours.
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Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
November 9, 2012
A thought-provoking film that examines women's limited choices in a patriarchal country reeling from the contradictions of rapid modernization.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Peter Howell
Toronto Star
November 8, 2012
Extreme choices and attitudes confronting women in India are laid bare in Nisha Pahuja's quietly shocking film, the Best Canadian Feature winner at Hot Docs 2012.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
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John Anderson
Variety
May 2, 2012
The contrasts in The World Before Her certainly work in its favor, and Pahuja's balancing act is an accomplished one.