Last Men in Aleppo Reviews

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October 30, 2018
If you've seen other documentaries about [Syria] and its war in the past, I don't think Last Men in Aleppo will provide you with more insight.
August 6, 2018
An artful unflinching analytical doc on the devastating civil war in Syria that won the top prize at Sundance.
August 6, 2018
If this film does nothing else, It serves as an eye-opening experience to those who are unfamiliar with the crisis abroad and you will not leave without putting faces to the statistics we hear about on the news.
February 9, 2018
The filmmakers deserve extra praise just for embedding and endangering their own lives to produce such a display of heroism.
February 7, 2018
... not an easy film to forget or ignore.
December 29, 2017
The Last Men in Aleppo documents a catastrophic crisis that still requires international attention, its mishmash of methods produce an effective end result, albeit lacking considerable evocation beyond the subject's raw intensity to sway its audience.
July 25, 2017
Gripping docu shows real-life footage of ongoing Syrian war.
July 20, 2017
A handsome final product that nevertheless knows when to deliver its audience a startling shock. Its repetitious, sure, but that's part of the point.
July 11, 2017
[It] give(s) chilling context to the weight of how long these conflicts have raged.
July 11, 2017
An unflinching, grippingly realistic, and heart-rending documentary about the senseless carnage of war.
June 15, 2017
Provides an unforgettable look at people forced into their best, defined by constant moments of terrible clarity.
June 8, 2017
Overall, the "you are there" footage lends the film a more journalistic than artistic tone, yet the emotional effect is intimate and unforgettably gripping.
May 18, 2017
The rescue and recovery efforts are, of course, harrowing and haunting.
May 18, 2017
A tightly focused, on-the-ground account of three men who serve in the White Helmets.
May 18, 2017
While "Last Men in Aleppo" could stand a trim here and there, it mostly uses its length to good and heart-rending effect ...
May 5, 2017
A cool, objective film critic could complain that Last Men in Aleppo becomes repetitious, but it's that repetition that eats into your mind and makes objectivity foolish.
May 5, 2017
Deeply affecting portrait of two White Helmet first responders who struggle to save the lives of victims of Russian and Baathist terror.
May 5, 2017
A heartbreaking chronicle of a city under siege, Last Men in Aleppo exemplifies the power if cinema.
Top Critic
May 4, 2017
Last Men balances the visceral and the melancholy.
Top Critic
May 4, 2017
Last Men In Aleppo has the upsetting urgency of breaking news: There are moments that could have come straight from a live stream, given the violence that's still rocking Syria, months after Fayyad's cameras stopped rolling.
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