El Cant dels Ocells (Birdsong) Reviews

October 2, 2017
In the current course of films being made around the world that demand new engagement with the essentials of cinema, it is about as important a work as has been made in the past three years.
November 17, 2011
February 27, 2009
Serras sublime slapstick wont suit everyones taste but what worthwhile film does?
February 25, 2009
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
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.
February 24, 2009
Catalan filmmaker Albert Serra is an artist whose work inspires more thinking than philosophizing.
February 19, 2009
a work of faith that treats the tenants of its story with as much respect as it treats the medium in which it operates.