Midnight Traveler

2019

Midnight Traveler

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Total Count: 17

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When the Taliban puts a bounty on Afghan director Hassan Fazili's head, he is forced to flee the country with his wife and two young daughters. Capturing the family's uncertain journey firsthand, Fazili documents their harrowing trek across numerous borders revealing the danger and uncertainty facing refugees seeking asylum juxtaposed with the unbreakable love shared amongst the family on the run.

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Critic Reviews for Midnight Traveler

All Critics (17) | Top Critics (2)

  • A documentary that feels like a modern-day message in a bottle, an urgent appeal for help from a family that's still searching for a home.

    Mar 21, 2019 | Full Review…

    Scott Tobias

    Variety
    Top Critic
  • A valuable, first-hand refugees' story.

    Jan 27, 2019 | Full Review…
  • Midnight Traveler marries the beautiful and the terrible, presenting a raw, poignant and eye-opening depiction of the refugee experience and succeeding as an incredibly canny achievement of filmmaking.

    Jun 14, 2019 | Full Review…
  • It's a delicate story of their love for one another and the pressures and strains this journey places on them as a unit.

    Jun 13, 2019 | Full Review…
  • Quite simply, this is the best refugee documentary I've ever seen.

    Apr 26, 2019 | Full Review…
  • Midnight Traveler is an unforgettable portrait of the refugee experience that should be required viewing.

    Apr 23, 2019 | Rating: A | Full Review…

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