Finding Babel Reviews

December 1, 2016
There's a more deeply involving structure to Novack's film than introducing the uninitiated to - or reminding the devotee of - Babel's convulsively poetic reportage from inside a revolution only beginning.
November 8, 2016
Although it will be best appreciated by those already familiar with Babel's life and works, Finding Babel is sufficiently intriguing to provoke the uninitiated to learn more.
October 27, 2016
In what probably qualifies as both an accomplishment and a shortcoming, the movie makes you want to read Babel's writing instead.
October 26, 2016
Throughout, we get brief readings of Babel's tender, unsparing stories, illustrated with scenic animation. They're no substitute for reading Babel yourself, but they honor him.