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Bidder 70 Reviews

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June 27, 2013
Though viewers may already be aware of how DeChristopher's 2011 trial ended, the film maintains a gripping air of tension and mystery leading up to the verdict (he was sentenced to two years in federal prison for fraud but released after 21 months).
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
May 18, 2013
Gripping documentary about a young man who risked a stiff prison sentence for doing something to stop global warming, a crisis that could lead to the deaths of 100 million people.
May 17, 2013
Bidder 70 is modest but revitalizing.
May 16, 2013
"Bidder 70," for all its clumsiness, nails the way that a spontaneous act of courage can focus the mind and clarify an ideology.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
May 14, 2013
DeChristopher's ability to move with intellectual seriousness and a light heart between festivals and courtrooms complicates the popular idea of The Man and what his brand of power can achieve.
May 12, 2013
A powerful, empathetic portrait of a selfless, planetary patriot willing to sacrifice his liberty for the sake of Mother Earth's long-term prospects.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
May 12, 2013
Without being didactic, the documentary demonstrates how an ordinary concerned citizen can take a stand when politicians neglect to make decisions for the good of the people and instead serve the interests of big business.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
May 17, 2013
As dully earnest, disorganized and self-righteous as an editorial in a student newspaper ...
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
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May 16, 2013
Seems designed primarily for teach-ins and rallies.
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