Roberto Friedman

Roberto Friedman
Roberto Friedman's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Bay Area Reporter
Publications: Bay Area Reporter

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
100% Garden Party (2017) It's funny, it's lovely to look at, and it has a surprise ending. Our choice for Best in its category. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2020
75% Lou (2017) State-of-the-art animation in service of a rather pedestrian children's story. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2020
100% Negative Space (2018) A cute manifesto on the best way to pack a suitcase. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2020
69% Dear Basketball (2017) It's a narcissistic love affair for true fans only. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2020
100% The Eleven O'Clock (2016) For keeping it light, it's our choice for Best in the category. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2020
91% My Nephew Emmett (2017) Shocking, infuriating, and a part of American history that we all should know. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2020
92% The Silent Child (2017) Although rather a stark morality tale, the short has enough humanity and empathy in it to engage our attention. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2020
89% Love, Gilda (2018) Watching talented young comedians Amy Poehler, Bill Hader and others reading these diary entries is quite moving. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2020
82% Love, Cecil (2018) Cecil is all here: from his outsize talent to his eagle eye, from his snobbery, class consciousness, and prejudice to his openness to the new, the spontaneous, and the visual knockout. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2020
No Score Yet Joni 75: A Birthday Celebration (2019) The film boasts an amazing lineup of performers. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2020
No Score Yet Weekends (2017) A simple premise, but one told with thoughtfulness and precision. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2020
88% Bao (2018) This will probably win the prize, as it's from the Disney-Pixar powerhouse studio, but we found it cloying and sentimental. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2020
No Score Yet Animal Behaviour (2018) High-larious! - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2020
42% Vita & Virginia (2019) The film was really good, with Debicki especially giving a layered, riveting performance as Woolf. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted May 28, 2020
98% Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles (2019) Director Max Lewkowicz assembled an extraordinary collection of talking heads to discuss their lives with "Fiddler". - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted May 28, 2020
79% The Times of Bill Cunningham (2020) Reader, we enjoyed screening this film, but we felt somehow complicit in its elbowing the earlier documentary aside, without really getting the reason why. - Bay Area Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2020