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Inside Hana's Suitcase Reviews

April 19, 2012
Documentary about young children learning the horrors of the Holocaust feels like an elaborate study aid.
April 17, 2012
It would be odd not to feel something about Hana and the Brady family, but "Inside Hana's Suitcase" feels more like a historical teaching aid than like a great movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
April 17, 2012
A documentary saga of heartbreaking concentration-camp horrors, Inside Hana's Suitcase attempts to preserve Holocaust memories through frustratingly fractured means.
April 13, 2012
Touching and redemptive.
Full Review | Original Score: B
November 10, 2011
In the end, what makes "Inside Hana's Suitcase'' so powerful is the most traditional technique of all: authentic and eloquent storytelling by memorable characters.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
November 6, 2009
What always feels genuine, movingly so, are the faces of the school children caught up in their account of the unforgotten past.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
November 6, 2009
Mixing documentary and dramatic elements to consistently intelligent effect, Inside Hana's Suitcase is also uncommonly beautiful, thanks to the cinematography by Horst Zeidler and the richly textured musical score by Alexina Louie and Alex Pauk.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4