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Winter Nomads Reviews

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Nicolas Rapold
New York Times
September 26, 2013
What little we learn of Pascal, who has worked in Switzerland as a shepherd for more than 30 years, and Carole, who is a former dietitian, fits in a scene or two, but their practical journey yields a certain contemplative equanimity.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
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Sheri Linden
Los Angeles Times
September 26, 2013
An exhilarating vérité work by first-timer Manuel von Stürler, the documentary follows this seasonal migration, or transhumance, with a sense of quiet awe and intimacy, capturing the feel of cold rain, deep snow and the comforting heat of a campfire.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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Michael Nordine
Village Voice
September 24, 2013
What von Stürler's documentary lacks in human beings it more than makes up for in snow-covered sheep.