4 Little Girls Reviews

February 1, 2018
Only a filmmaker so resourceful, so entirely confident in his practiced craft, could have made such a quilt out of patches of nightmare and nostalgia -- of gospels, ghosts, and grief.
September 22, 2008
There isn't an ounce of flab or hype, and the story it tells is profoundly affecting.
May 16, 2008
A compelling, straightforward account of a deeply sorrowful and pivotal event in the civil rights movement.
Top Critic
January 26, 2006
The big part of Lee's film commemorates the lives of the '4 little girls' who died, through the memories of parents, siblings and friends.
January 1, 2000
There is mostly sadness and regret at the surface in 4 Little Girls, but there is anger in the depths, as there should be.
January 1, 2000
4 Little Girls brilliantly captures a moment in American history and tells an achingly painful story of injustice and family loss.
January 1, 2000
It is Lee's job as a film maker to imbue these images with life, and that's a task he easily accomplishes.
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
A thoughtful, graceful, quietly devastating account.