Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?: An Animated Conversation with Noam Chomsky Reviews

December 5, 2013
On paper, Chomsky and Gondry seem like an eternal mismatch, but these two very smart people share an odd but genuine chemistry ...
December 5, 2013
Probably of interest only to those viewers who, like Gondry himself apparently, already have an obsession with Chomsky.
December 5, 2013
What emerges from the chats and the drawings and the animation is an often-fascinating glimpse at both genius and the creative process (itself a kind of genius, after all). If it sounds boring, it isn't. If it sounds weird, it is - but weird in a good way.
December 5, 2013
Tthe onscreen result is a striking inquiry into how we comprehend the world, neatly divided between a man of words and a man of images
November 22, 2013
An almost entirely hand-drawn, animated film that was clearly a labor of love for the director and has enough charm to reach a wider audience than his other recent docs.
November 22, 2013
Weaves between clear representations of what's discussed and beautiful abstract expressionism.
November 21, 2013
Michel Gondry doodles while Noam Chomsky philosophizes in an inspired meeting of idiosyncratic minds.
November 21, 2013
Yes, it's a cartoon. About Noam Chomsky.
November 21, 2013
Its modesty is one of its strengths, along with Mr. Gondry's entrancing, vibrant illustrations.
November 21, 2013
When Gondry says he had to do this film with Chomsky, you believe him.