Afro Saxons (2008) - Rotten Tomatoes

Afro Saxons (2008)

Afro Saxons

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Critic Consensus: An affable hairdressing documentary that means well but doesn't really reach for any great heights; just like a hairdresser's chitchat.

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Rating: Unrated

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All Critics (9) | Top Critics (1)

For the most part, the affable, loose approach to filming works well in eliciting a genuine worldview from the film's (largely likeable) subjects.

Full Review… | October 17, 2008
Time Out
Top Critic

Big hair and bigger egos make for an entertaining and frequently amusing documentary.

Full Review… | October 17, 2008
Times [UK]

It's an unpolished and slightly chaotic film that whisks the viewer breathlessly from salon to salon, without stopping to get to know any of the key characters in real depth.

Full Review… | October 17, 2008
Times [UK]

In its unpretentious way, this film has something to say about creativity and entrepreneurialism in modern Britain, and it's impossible to watch it without a smile on your face.

Full Review… | October 17, 2008
Guardian

But it's good to see a vision of modern-day urban life free of grimy, gun-slinging clichés.

Full Review… | October 17, 2008
Daily Telegraph

But while the gravity-defying creations, tonsorial trickery and intricate braidwork impress, the film is remarkably drab.

Full Review… | October 17, 2008
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