It's Not Yet Dark Reviews

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August 5, 2017
We are watching the real deal-not a re-enactment with actors simulating life, but life itself.
August 4, 2017
Both heartbreaking and awe-inspiring.
August 3, 2017
Painful to watch and uncomfortably intimate at times, perhaps by design, "It's Not Yet Dark" could have been very dark indeed.
August 2, 2017
This is as real a human story as it gets.
August 2, 2017
An uplifting portrait of a debilitated man driven to excel by a relentless desire to live life and love those who surround him.
February 2, 2017
A heartfelt and stirring documentary about the extraordinary love for life of Simon Fitzmaurice, an Irish writer and filmmaker stricken with a devastating ALS diagnosis but determined to never give in.
March 1, 2019
Fenton skimps a bit when it comes to conveying timeline, yet the emotional arc is so investing that this is likely to escape notice.
December 15, 2017
Unfortunately, it becomes very clear very quickly that the strangely condescending nature of Fenton's opening image isn't an ironic set-up for later deconstruction.
December 12, 2017
Docu about man whose love of life crushes dire prognosis.
November 27, 2017
It's Not Yet Dark is not simply a tale of optimism in the face of an uncertain future, nor just a portrait of love overcoming the odds; it is a mosaic of passion for family, friends, storytelling, and life that brings out the best in humanity.
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