Journey to a Mother's Room (Viaje al cuarto de una madre) Reviews

July 17, 2019
An intimate film that successfully portrays the spaces and situations that sometimes can be difficult to talk about. [Full review in Spanish]
July 11, 2019
An introspective film that has the virtue of not resorting to heavy conflict to mark the complexity of mother-child relationships.[Full review in Spanish]
June 6, 2019
Journey to a Mother's Room is a refreshing take on autonomy, age and identity.
May 30, 2019
Director Celia Rico Clavellino takes her time to focus her story. Once she does, this becomes a nuanced and enjoyable study of mother-daughter relationships. [Full review in Spanish]
February 7, 2019
A promising first feature for Celia Rico Clavellino, carried by two beautiful central performances.
November 6, 2018
Clavellino's approach is unsentimental and all the more believable for that.
October 30, 2018
Fine performances by Lola Duenas and Ana Duenas as the mutually needy mother/daughter tandem largely redeem Celia Rico Clavellino's debut from its overwrought, over-careful air.
October 23, 2018
Journey To A Mother's Room may be the debut feature from Spanish director Celia Rico Clavellino, but it is shot with the nuance of an established master.
October 8, 2018
As exemplary novel director, [Celia Rico Clavellino] renounces all visual or audible artifice to offer a humble work that seems to come directly from her heart; that is, from her relationship with her parents. [Full review in Spanish]
October 5, 2018
In her feature film debut, [director] Celia Rico Clavellino teaches us what cinema is without the need for large sets... astutely following each of the characters when the narration asks for it. [Full review in Spanish]
October 5, 2018
A film about the adventure of life that does not run through exotic territories but in just a few tiles. [Full Review in Spanish]
September 25, 2018
A very small first film from Celia Rico and, nevertheless, splendid work. [Full review in Spanish]