Colliding Dreams Reviews

April 28, 2016
Directed from the center-left with an ear to parties on both sides of the West Bank separation barrier, it's knowledgeable and unhysterical, openhearted without seeming nave. Those on the extremes will probably hate it.
March 17, 2016
The film feels overlong and a bit repetitious, but it's obviously a complex subject that deserves a thought-out treatment. Maybe a miniseries on public television would be the answer.
March 10, 2016
A coolheaded survey of a fraught topic. The highly intelligent commentators make for fascinating listening.
March 10, 2016
Some of this is exhausting and/or repetitious, but a shorter version might lack necessary depth.
March 3, 2016
At once compassionate and rueful, "Colliding Dreams" is recommended viewing for open minds, and essential viewing for those that remain snapped shut.
March 3, 2016
"Colliding Dreams" is a film of ideas and a film of history, a thorough and engrossing look at the root causes of the tortured relationship between Israel and the Palestinians.
March 3, 2016
A swift primer that favors breadth over depth, the movie saves some hopeful notes for the end.
March 1, 2016
How can everyone go home? It's an impossible question, but a vital one. By listening deeply, Dorman and Rudavsky suggest that, even if there might not be an answer, we can always change the story; see how it already has changed, so many times?