Breaking Point: The War for Democracy in Ukraine Reviews

March 23, 2019
A cautionary tale about of how democracy can be undermined, as well as a sobering but ultimately triumphant portrait of ordinary citizens...
March 8, 2018
Thorough, impressive and smartly put together, joining dynamically edited verite footage with a series of thoughtful interviews, "Breaking Point" serves a pair of interlocking purposes.
March 5, 2018
It is a brutal yet affecting film which, while wearing its agenda proudly on its sleeve, imparts a sense of hope and even uplift.
March 3, 2018
Breaking Point benefits greatly from its harrowing footage taken from both news and private sources.
March 3, 2018
An impeccably made story-of-a-siege documentary that shows you how a revolution evolves, step by step, into a collective writhing being.
March 3, 2018
Mark Jonathan Harris and Oles Sanin's film offers haunting, close-up documentation of a fight for democracy.
March 3, 2018
A rousing clarion call of a movie.
March 2, 2018
The movie's concluding notes of cautious optimism feel earned, but just barely.
March 2, 2018
During military battles, bullets whiz by and explosions shake the cameras. Nerve-racking scenes follow Ukraine's extraordinarily bold volunteer soldiers.