God Exists, Her Name Is Petrunija Reviews

November 4, 2019
Petrunya with its easy-to-root for protagonist and comedic premise is the type of accessible foreign language film that could be a break-out success. Yet, within its mainstream trappings are sharp examinations on gender inequality in contemporary society.
October 23, 2019
A fresh, potent spin on the issue of gender inequality reinforced by religion.
August 2, 2019
It's a story inspired by a real event that is given a quirky satirical treatment by Macedonian director Teona Strugar Mitevska.
May 22, 2019
Nusheva delivering a remarkably naturalistic and commanding performance, shrewdly conveying her character's sense of emotional exhaustion and stoic determinism.
February 27, 2019
What follows is a prodigy of character parable, a declaration of principles and an act of elegant and profound heresy in many ways. [Full Review in Spanish]
February 12, 2019
The strength of God Exists, Her Name is Petrunya lies clearly in the empathetic and nuanced script and performances, particularly from Nusheva, whose face communicates her character's development expertly.
February 12, 2019
Positions itself as a feminist cry against a patriarchal Macedonia in the grips of bullying machismo and hidebound religion, yet the genial rushed ending undercuts its gender-equality thrust...
February 12, 2019
It simply runs out of ideas.
February 12, 2019
Religious-themed satire is unlikely to gain many converts.
February 12, 2019
A sharp Macedonia-set satire about power, change and a woman's place in a patriarchal world.