God Exists, Her Name Is Petrunija Reviews

January 24, 2020
An almost absurd obsession is turned into a portrait of intolerance. [Full Review in Spanish]
January 22, 2020
[Director Teona Strugar Mitevska] makes a devastating portrait of her country through a character that will transcend the film itself. [Full review in Spanish]
January 21, 2020
The film reflects on power and its obvious resistance to change... with honesty and originality. [Full review in Spanish]
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
A sharp Macedonia-set satire about power, change and a woman's place in a patriarchal world.