Nationtime Reviews

February 19, 2021
Although Nationtime hews closely to the conventions of nonfiction filmmaking-a fly-on-the-wall perspective dominates-the documentary showcases Greaves's gifts for capturing the ways that energy shifts and ricochets among groups of people.
December 1, 2020
The pleasures of Nationtime are largely observational. Its you-are-there immediacy can be thrilling; you often feel like you're witnessing something important. What you see is what you get.
October 24, 2020
It's fascinating and unfortunately still too relevant.
October 24, 2020
It's a fascinating document.
October 23, 2020
Nationtime is a call to action, showing us how far we have come in some ways.
October 23, 2020
Even if the film avoids digging into some of the political detail, it's a vivid portrait of a once-in-a-lifetime gathering.
January 22, 2020
The... film buzzes with the long-term historical power of the occasion, and notes the divisions that the organizers struggled to overcome.