Saint Frances Reviews

November 1, 2019
It's a much more empathetic and truly non-judgmental film than I expected, less about what choices women make, and more about the importance of women supporting each other no matter which choices they make.
May 23, 2019
Tonally delicate and loving towards every single one of its characters, it's the kind of indie that gives indie movies a good name.
May 20, 2019
[Kelly] O'Sullivan shows incredible promise in not only slowly building her characters, but humanizing them.
May 16, 2019
... if the creases show, it's [Ramona Edith] Williams' doe-eyed, aw-shucks performance that will likely iron this out for audiences.
April 1, 2019
In the most deft, nimble way, Saint Frances offers a winning story while getting behind a laundry list of important feminist issues, including postpartum depression and the efficacy of women dating younger men.
March 19, 2019
Naturally, it's a film you'll be eager to share with others yourself.
March 18, 2019
Saint Frances, from Alex Thompson and Kelly O'Sullivan, will take you through an entire journey of emotion, it's so insightful and eloquent and respectful and painful and affirming.
March 18, 2019
Both a beautifully specific character study and something that has resonance beyond the demographic of its cast.
March 17, 2019
With charming performances, Saint Frances is a small little indie film from Chicago that manages to tackle some serious issues.
March 11, 2019
The film has enough modest charms to connect with audiences similarly navigating the bridge between youthful detachment and grounded adulthood.