Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Death of Hannah Senesh Reviews

November 17, 2011
February 6, 2009
Intent on seeing Senesh as a symbol of hope and resistance, Blessed Is the Match is content to focus on the tragic legend that her life became.
February 5, 2009
Roberta Grossman's film is an ungainly hybrid of straight-up documentary and ingenuous re-enactment.
January 30, 2009
Blessed Is the Match tells us just about everything we might want to know about her -- except why she did what she did.
January 30, 2009
In a way, the dry tone fits.
Top Critic
January 30, 2009
Grossman has a robust story to tell, and she's found remarkable World War II footage to help her tell it.
January 28, 2009
Roberta Grossman's Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Death of Hannah Senesh documents courage, but steers clear of character.
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January 28, 2009