Clara Reviews

July 10, 2019
The leads' romantic trajectory mirrors the film's scientific plot in a way that may not always feel organic but doesn't detract from the film's charm.
June 5, 2019
It's a fully fleshed-out story in its own right compounded by the relationship Isaac and Clara find while studying science.
May 7, 2019
This combination creates an intimate and daring film experience that enraptures as easily and as powerfully as it fascinates.
May 7, 2019
Is always on the verge of being better, but Adams and Bellisorio sell their performances.
May 3, 2019
A close encounter with the ineffable mysteries of both human relationships and the universe.
April 13, 2019
Just like other works of the genre, like Christopher Nolan's Interstellar, [Clara] provides storytelling that pays so much time to the science, while also providing a very human narrative.
December 8, 2018
This film is custom-tailored to elicit a profound reaction from the audience and to do so it takes turns favouring your heart and your mind.
November 29, 2018
While a handful of Sherman's plot elements are predictable and visible from space, Clara remains a gorgeously mounted, well paced, admirably restrained, and exceptionally performed low-key crowd pleaser.
November 27, 2018
Kind of what you'd get if you crossed Carl Sagan's Contact with Erich Segal's Love Story. A sophisticated story that wears its heart on its sleeve.
September 18, 2018
There's a deeper meaning to Akash Sherman's Clara as the film begs of us to ask if life exists beyond the Earth.
September 11, 2018
Working in a kind of cosmic Cameron Crowe mode, writer/director Sherman tries to mix the manic-pixie-dream-girl genre with some considerably weightier themes, placing the elements of his big climactic revelation carefully.