Fire Song Reviews

May 31, 2019
Garnet Jones prefers to watch how everyone works within their constraints on a day-to-day basis, and by doing so, he heightens the drama while making his characters all the more natural and well-rounded.
November 3, 2018
The gloomy mood is wonderfully portrayed with Garnett Jones's selection of shots of the desolate plains of Northern Ontario. The colour palette of dark greys and greens reaffirms the emotional state of the main characters.
July 20, 2017
It's confident, fresh cinema that rarely falters.
November 8, 2016
A sensitive portrait, but often a wretched one, of young people at crossroads, set on a Canadian First Nations reservation but with resonance far beyond.
May 13, 2016
Cree/Mtis writer-director Adam Garnet Jones has crafted a personal story with a strong aboriginal cast.
May 12, 2016
The final half-hour, energized by Martin's tightly wound performance, is emotionally involving and unpredictable.