Párpados Azules (Blue Eyelids) Reviews

May 8, 2009
Ably mounted and shot, 'Blue Eyelids' is a welcome clich-free zone, often touching and occasionally very funny, played out in a minor register suitable for the lives it describes.
May 8, 2009
Not an awful lot happens but the acting is first-rate, if low-key, and the choice of Ray Davies's This Strange Effect as a recurring motif on the soundtrack brings a melancholy sweetness to the story.
May 8, 2009
Ernesto Contreras's debut feature finds its own kind of heightened, dreamy realism, a kind that skirts the frontier of reverie and hallucination in one direction, and that of gloomy disillusion in another.
May 8, 2009
Ernesto Contreras' slow and subtle study of abject loneliness is a curious affair.
May 8, 2009
Their awkward struggle to overcome shyness and take a chance on love becomes the basis of a gently life-affirming tale of loneliness and longing.
May 12, 2007
A semidrama always on the verge of reaching for laughs, but never grasping them.