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Grass Reviews

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September 21, 2015
A friendly rivalry with Flaherty informs the venture, a record of vital importance for Rouch, Herzog, GŁney, et al.
January 1, 2000
Topographically beautiful and historically potent.
June 24, 2006
A fascinating, visually splendid film about the massive annual migration undertaken by Persia's Bakhtiari tribes in search of fresh pastures for their cattle.
January 30, 2004
A visually fascinating silent documentary that is dated but nevertheless striking.
Full Review | Original Score: B
January 20, 2006
historic documentary and terrific anthropological study of people
Full Review | Original Score: B
November 22, 2005
The documentary landmark, still challenging and compelling.
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
September 21, 2015
Although the 75-year-old footage is in black and white and lacks a soundtrack, the hardship and determination of the tribesmen and women is searingly evoked.
March 4, 2003
Deliberately styled as a story of man's triumph over nature, Grass is as much a mythic narrative of migration and settlement as a simple travelogue.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 25, 2003
If DW Griffith, Ernest Rutherford and Rudyard Kipling could collaborate on a movie, it might look like this.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
July 19, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
March 25, 2006
It is an unusual and remarkable film offering, one that is instructive and compelling but in no way a story. Yet, in this picture, there is drama interspersed with captivating comedy.
May 24, 2003
The intertitles of this silent film may seem dated, yet the images of this real-life journey through deserts, across rivers and over mountains continues to inspire wonder in the viewer.
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