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Reel Injun Reviews

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Joe Williams
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
June 25, 2010
Reel Injun is not a peace pipe but a convincing case for a place at the table.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Mike Hale
New York Times
June 18, 2010
Setting off in his barely road-worthy "rez car," Mr. Diamond films a series of bittersweet, and sometimes bitingly funny, encounters.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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V.A. Musetto
New York Post
June 11, 2010
Reel Injun will most likely give you a new perspective the next time you watch John Wayne battle Native Americans.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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David Fear
Time Out
June 9, 2010
Both the talking-head interviews and montages trace distortions and puncture myths with professional rigor.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Andrew Schenker
Village Voice
June 8, 2010
Combining a road trip from his native Arctic reservation to Los Angeles with an archival cinematic survey, Diamond's treatment of each is perfunctory to the point of inutility.
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James Adams
Globe and Mail
February 19, 2010
Entertaining and informative.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4