Making the Grade Reviews

January 17, 2019
Making The Grade is a little gem.
May 25, 2018
It may be difficult to refrain from tickling the ivories yourself upon leaving the screen.
April 30, 2018
The vision of the world expressed here is warm and lovely, full of irrepressible positivity. While all negativity is excluded from Wardrop's vision, life's darkness hovers outside the artfully constructed frame.
April 30, 2018
A gently amusing mosaic.
April 19, 2018
Making The Grade is an undeniably pleasant overture, but slightly flat, and in need of a crescendo.
April 18, 2018
This is truly life-affirming filmmaking.
April 18, 2018
Wardrop's latest film uses the seemingly innocuous subject of piano lessons as the platform for an... absorbing human journey.
April 12, 2018
Reserves a nice spot alongside tre et Avoir and Monsieur Lazhar as one the great, affecting films about teaching.
April 11, 2018
[Ken Wardrop] delivers a gentle and funny feelgood film about Ireland's piano students and teachers.