América Reviews

February 10, 2019
Stoll and Whiteside are careful to show that sacrifice does not guarantee sainthood.
February 8, 2019
The film asks us to compare the treatment of América with nursing-home culture in the US and Europe, and in so doing marks our way as a failure.
February 8, 2019
A heart-warming document of love across the generations.
February 8, 2019
A heartbreaking portrait of vulnerability and the frailty of a family readjusting to tragedy.
February 8, 2019
A moving story of intergenerational family love and loyalty, made with affection, light and incidental humour - as much as with melancholy.
February 7, 2019
It has the potency of a sympathetically fabricated kind of realist fiction, a guided-reality effect that is completely absorbing.
February 6, 2019
América is a wonderful film: a big, jagged, sparkling chunk of human truth that could have fallen from the skies.
December 5, 2018
América reverberates with deep emotion as it explores the power and limits of caring for ailing loved ones on the homefront...
March 27, 2018
Shot over a three-year period with an affectionate, watchful eye, it blows up an intimate family portrait on to a large, cinematic canvas.