Kassim the Dream Reviews

October 9, 2019
It does provide a truthful moment of personal pain that is both searing and heartrending.
December 4, 2009
A former child soldier in Uganda, the boxer Kassim continues to wrestle with the effects of the violence he witnessed and committed.
November 24, 2009
The abduction of innocent life
November 21, 2009
Occasionally the subject matter of a documentary transcends the film's artistic construction
June 3, 2009
Fueled by the nervous energy of its irrepressible subject, Kassim the Dream is a lively and colorful treatment of what's thus far been a remarkable life.
May 15, 2009
A nuanced survivor's story that memorably transcends its genre.
May 22, 2008
The story of Kassim "the Dream" Ouma and his rise from Ugandan child soldier to world champion boxer combines serious human rights issues with incredible triumph-over-adversity sports lore.