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Position Among the Stars Reviews

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Tom Huddleston
Time Out
February 14, 2012
A singularly intimate and honest experience, as powerful bonds are formed between 'us', the viewer, and 'them', the subjects.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
September 14, 2011
Engrossing, poetic and often very funny, "Position," like its predecessors, uses the lens of a single family to view the tumult of an entire country.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
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Seth Colter Walls
Village Voice
September 13, 2011
Leonard Retel Helmrich's third documentary about the same Indonesian family is a dazzler in at least a couple ways.
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Aaron Hillis
L.A. Weekly
June 23, 2011
(Critic's Pick) This patient but wildly expressionistic mosaic uses a canvas so vast that not just the subjects but fighting fish, cockroaches and the mangiest rat yet committed to cinema complete a bizarre ecosystem of co-dependence.