Light from Light Reviews

November 8, 2019
[Light From Light] knows that the most resonant movie isn't a creed, but a question.
November 4, 2019
Nothing ever happens of any importance in Light From Light and nothing makes any sense, including the title.
November 3, 2019
Light From Light concerns ghost hunting, but Harrill characterizes the process in practical, mundane terms; it's the emotional implications of the endeavor that interest him.
November 1, 2019
I'm tempted to call 'Light from Light' the first ghost story I've ever seen that I completely believe.
November 1, 2019
For a movie about grief, it's surprisingly even-handed, not too melancholic, heavy or existential but mostly pensive.
October 31, 2019
Sure, Sheila has some "ghosts," and her large eyes carry the weariness of her past, but don't worry about getting struck with that metaphor: Harrill is a far more skilled and subtle director than that.
October 29, 2019
Only in focusing so thoroughly on the normal does Paul Harrill's film stumble upon the paranormal.
May 24, 2019
Paul Harrill's Light from Light is a quiet moving testament to grief, transition, and love.
March 19, 2019
A movie this modest requires patience and generosity and a rejection of expectations...But it is a gem likely to stay with anyone smart enough to seek it out.
February 10, 2019
A quietly matter-of-fact drama that utilizes a "haunting" story hook for non-religious yet affirming ends.
January 29, 2019
Modest in scale but rich in sensitivity, this is an unassuming film, made all the more transfixing by its defining delicacy and understatement.