El Cant dels Ocells (Birdsong) (2008)




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The messiah has been born, and three wise kings make the journey to welcome him into this world in director Albert Serra's entry into the 2008 Cannes Film Festival.
Art House & International , Drama
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Full Review… | November 16, 2011
Time Out
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The lovely and strange Birdsong (El Cant dels Ocells) is less a retelling of the Nativity story than a dream about it.

February 25, 2009
New York Times
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Catalan filmmaker Albert Serra is an artist whose work inspires more thinking than philosophizing.

Full Review… | February 24, 2009
Village Voice
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Serras sublime slapstick wont suit everyones taste but what worthwhile film does?

Full Review… | February 26, 2009
Movie Metropolis

Mostly engrossing for patient viewers who'll be able to truly appreciate the seemingly simple, minimal narrative and to sense the wealth of emotion and complexities lurking beneath it.

Full Review… | February 25, 2009
NYC Movie Guru

a work of faith that treats the tenants of its story with as much respect as it treats the medium in which it operates.

February 19, 2009

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extremely beautiful

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