George Washington Reviews

September 7, 2011
July 18, 2007
You have to bring a lot of yourself to this film if you want it to give something back, but the rewards are considerable.
July 18, 2007
Undistinguished and uninvolving attempt to offer a rural spin on Kids.
Top Critic
June 24, 2006
The film absorbs elements of documentary and improvisation to produce a remarkably organic whole.
July 21, 2005
It's possible to keep one's feet on the ground and still appreciate the film's quiet verbal and visual poetry.
September 26, 2002
A gracious sleepwalk of a movie that could have used a firmer strut.
August 15, 2002
One of the most striking and affecting American independent films of the year, heralding the arrival of a formidable young talent in Green.
March 19, 2002
Brave and thoughtful and aesthetically pleasing.
May 10, 2001
A work of startling originality that will haunt you for a good, long time.
February 14, 2001
It remembers a summer that was not a happy summer, but there will never again be a summer so intensely felt, so alive, so valuable.