Dark Suns (Soleils noirs) Reviews

October 22, 2019
One of the most disturbing and best structured cartographies of the violence that Mexico has lived since the seventies. [Full Review in Spanish]
September 30, 2019
[Julien] Eli at times stops and fixes the camera in scenes that become postcards of evocative beauty. [Full Review in Spanish]
June 7, 2019
By collecting these accounts together and giving them the space to breathe, Dark Suns builds up a disturbing profile of a country which is infested by corruption and greed.
June 6, 2019
Dark Suns is utterly vital and haunting, chronicling a staggering history of crime and injustice that needs urgent attention from any higher-up with a conscience. It's often difficult to stomach, but these stories need to be told.
May 6, 2019
Shot in luminous black-and-white and edited to perfection, this 154-minute Canadian production might be the definitive take on the subject.
March 11, 2019
So compelling and encompassing is [Julien] Elie's argument, by the end it's impossible to see any way out of the horrific, crime-infested wormhole the country and its citizens have been sucked into.