Under Control Reviews

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Eric Monder
Film Journal International
December 5, 2011
This documentary about nuclear power plants is as chilling as its title is ironic.
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
December 1, 2011
Somehow the happy screams of children whirling above a neutered reactor sound a lot less comforting than they should.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Eric Hynes
Time Out
November 29, 2011
Sattel constructs a tone poem via impeccably composed pictures that toe the line between beauty and banality, revelation and tedium.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Joseph Jon Lanthier
Slant Magazine
November 29, 2011
There are images here that seem culled from some obsolete collective nervousness.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice
November 29, 2011
[It] settles into a certain lulling monotony, wandering a wilderness of wires, cooling towers, and a thousand other inscrutable devices, but it is a monotony with an undertone of menace.
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Robert Koehler
Variety
February 23, 2012
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New York Times
December 2, 2011
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