Face Reviews

October 20, 2018
With no access to these women's inner selves, we are left wanting at least a fuller portrait of their outer lives, some way to infer the meaning that the film declines to provide.
October 20, 2018
Well made, nice performances, very slowly paced.
October 20, 2018
The director seems all too cognizant of her pedestrian script's inability to express more than superficial pathos
October 20, 2018
A picture to admire even if not quite one to recommend.
October 20, 2018
Feels like the stretched-out short student film that it is.
October 20, 2018
There's something especially frustrating about small, personal independent movies that adhere to the stodgy conventions of small, personal, independent movies as if compelled by a cadre of militant MFA candidates.
October 20, 2018
Too slight in realization and trite in characterization to work as it might have.
October 20, 2018
The movie never really finds a fresh groove.
October 19, 2018
The story's conflicts between modern and traditional attitudes, family and independence feel like familiar fodder, and the pedestrian approach fails to inject much freshness into the material.