Diana Clarke

Diana Clarke

Agrees with the Tomatometer 80% of the time.

Diana Clarke's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Village Voice

Listing Of All Reviews & Articles

Showing 1 - 49 of 49
Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
No Score Yet The Lost Key (2015) "A mightily silly but occasionally insightful, and certainly entertaining, film. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Aug 11, 2015
86% A Gay Girl in Damascus: The Amina Profile (2015) "A serious, fascinating, slightly lurid documentary for devoted Al Jazeera viewers and fans of the movie Her. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jul 23, 2015
83% Tap World (2015) "It's rare to find a film that portrays dancers of all shapes, colors, ages, and sizes as beautiful, which they are. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jul 7, 2015
92% Mala Mala (2015) "This film does not pander. Rather, it demands that the viewer rise to the occasion. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jul 3, 2015
58% Felt (2015) "This strange, quiet film takes social narratives about romance and gender and upends them, often seeming like one thing until it's another. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jun 23, 2015
67% The Wanted 18 (2015) "It's beautiful and important and very strange. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jun 16, 2015
82% The Yes Men Are Revolting (2015) "Pretty funny and only kind of sad ... " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jun 10, 2015
94% I Believe in Unicorns (2015) "Vack is sexy and charming, but Dyer carries the film, the camera holding her expressive face in close-up, wavering between pain and wonder. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted May 27, 2015
100% One Cut, One Life (2015) "As intuitive as its structure, as natural as the processes of dying and mourning that make up its core. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted May 12, 2015
93% The Hand That Feeds (2015) "L√≥pez is a singularly tender, compelling, and articulate campaigner in this high-stakes struggle for justice, filmed with the urgency and suspense of a Hitchcock thriller. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Mar 31, 2015
40% Secret of Water (2015) "It's laugh-out-loud silly if you're in the mood, but mostly embarrassing. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Mar 17, 2015
91% Eastern Boys (2015) "What a relief to watch this small, expert film - a pane of glass in a concrete wall - that whispers, that dares to stand still and witness ordinary human pain. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Feb 24, 2015
78% Farewell to Hollywood (2015) "A deeply human reminder that there's plenty of beauty around us right now. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Feb 24, 2015
40% A Small Section Of The World (2014) "A delicious, compact viewing experience - like a rich, smooth shot of espresso. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Dec 16, 2014
18% Free the Nipple (2014) "It's too rare for movies to depict women working together as friends to effect political change, and this one makes it seem righteous, loud, and fun as a rock concert. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Dec 9, 2014
45% Six Dance Lessons In Six Weeks (2014) "Rowlands is an interesting, engaging actor, but she's constrained by Richard Alfieri's flat script and Jackson's manic, dogged affect. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Dec 9, 2014
82% Monk With a Camera (2014) "Like a good photograph, or a wise abbot, it only presents the evidence and allows us to arrive at truth. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Nov 18, 2014
100% Warsaw Uprising (2014) "Despite its context in a global conflict, Uprising is a strangely intimate film. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Nov 4, 2014
No Score Yet A Requiem For Syrian Refugees "It's hard to look away, and important to keep watching. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Oct 14, 2014
No Score Yet The Hacker Wars (2014) "As one journalist tells Weisman, "Information is the weapon." It's worthwhile to understand how it's being used. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Oct 14, 2014
100% The Supreme Price (2014) "Hafsat Abiola knows how rare is her chance to speak, so with keen intelligence she does, and it's compelling. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Sep 30, 2014
No Score Yet Print The Legend (2014) "The filmmakers assume, rightly for the most part, that viewers will be invested in the origin story and power struggles at the start-up MakerBot, one of the first companies to make and sell 3-D printers to the public. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Sep 23, 2014
75% Pump (2014) "Compelling and cogent ... " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Sep 16, 2014
67% Gringo Trails (2014) "Vail's film earnestly interrogates authenticity even as her camera lingers on a beach without footprints, inviting the viewer to walk. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Sep 2, 2014
40% Kabbalah Me (2014) "Sweetly odd ... " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Aug 19, 2014
68% Beyond the Edge (2014) "Like a mountaineer grappling on sheet ice, the film's focus on performance can result in a loss of footing. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jul 2, 2014
83% Evergreen: The Road to Legalization in Washington (2014) "Because the battle for legalization is still being fought in most other states, the lack of an up-to-date perspective is frustrating. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jun 10, 2014
88% Walking The Camino: Six Ways To Santiago (2014) "Driving both the filmmaker and her subjects is wonder and wanderlust. Their enthusiasm for the Camino is contagious ... " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jun 3, 2014
100% A World Not Ours (2014) "Fleifel gathers the messy detritus of everyday living, laughs at it, then shows the viewer what it means. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted May 20, 2014
100% A People Uncounted (2014) "Yeger merges old-world aesthetics with clean, contemporary camerawork, infusing the present with the past. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted May 13, 2014
No Score Yet Amka And The Three Golden Rules "The film's lack of sentimentality is like wind rushing in. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted May 6, 2014
75% Breastmilk (2014) "Ben-Ari elegantly conveys the crippling social pressures that arise when a woman suggests that she might be allowed agency over her own body and that of her child, without adding any words of her own. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted May 6, 2014
No Score Yet The Rescuers: Heroes Of The Holocaust (2014) "This very serious film sometimes feels like a farce. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted May 6, 2014
No Score Yet More Than The Rainbow (2014) "Weber's expertise, tenderness, and taste for the absurd become clear. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Apr 29, 2014
No Score Yet Half The Road: The Passion, Pitfalls & Power Of Women's Professional Cycling (2014) "An enraging portrait of entrenched sexism in competitive sports that proves parity is worth fighting for. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Apr 16, 2014
86% The Jewish Cardinal (2014) "The Jewish Cardinal uses the luscious pleasures of the everyday to underscore and endure the big questions of identity, humanity, and home. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Apr 9, 2014
91% Being Ginger (2014) "Harris is wistful, funny, and articulate about his romantic neuroses and insecurities, saying of one woman, "I was crazy about her, even though she was cruel to me." " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Apr 3, 2014
33% The Prime Ministers: The Pioneers (2013) "This particular rendition of a history often told is little more than propaganda. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Oct 15, 2013
98% Let The Fire Burn (2013) "There's never enough information. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Oct 1, 2013
10% Jewtopia (2013) "It's a movie that thinks it stands for openness and cultural understanding, underneath the poop jokes, when in fact it manages to be offensive to almost everyone, including people who like to laugh at something because it's funny ... " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Sep 17, 2013
62% Israel: A Home Movie (2013) "The stakes are higher, but the premise is more or less the same as when grandpa whips out the projector. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jul 10, 2013
No Score Yet Hannah Has a Ho-Phase (2013) "It ought to be harder to be so simultaneously boring and offensive, but somehow the new sex comedy Hannah Has a Ho-Phasemanages both. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jun 6, 2013
63% Hey Bartender (2013) "What carries the doc is Tirola's expansive, democratic spirit-his understanding of the value of bar as meeting place, not just a stage for bitters and booze. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Jun 5, 2013
88% Fill the Void (2013) "From the dense, textured carpet of her characters' emotions, Burshtein draws gorgeous threads and holds them to the light. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted May 21, 2013
67% State 194 (2013) "Is the two-state solution more appealing to Westerners with the ability to ignore the conflict? Will Palestine gain international recognition? The film delivers no answers, but it ably articulates how important it will be to keep asking those questions. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted May 14, 2013
78% Bidder 70 (2013) "DeChristopher's ability to move with intellectual seriousness and a light heart between festivals and courtrooms complicates the popular idea of The Man and what his brand of power can achieve. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted May 14, 2013
50% You Don't Need Feet to Dance (2013) "Conde knows that being in New York has given him the opportunity to make a life, but Govenar's slow pace doesn't quite do the story justice. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Mar 19, 2013
100% Downeast (2013) "Redmon and Sabin carefully tease apart the insidious process of American deindustrialization, and by the end of the film the threads they unravel reveal how the free market can choke like a noose. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Mar 8, 2013
30% Gut Renovation (2013) "Friedrich, so impassioned by her subject matter, couldn't get enough objectivity to make a film that's more than just a complaint. " ‐ Village Voice
Posted Mar 5, 2013
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