Skate Kitchen Reviews

May 15, 2020
It's really slow. I didn't love it.
October 1, 2018
I can't shake the inkling that it would've worked better as straight documentary.
September 28, 2018
Repeated dopey exchanges...are poorly delivered by bratty exhibitionists in a stagnant narrative.
August 18, 2018
The skateboarding scenes, shot by director of photography Shabier Kirchner, are thrilling eye candy, but the script is pure pap dealing in alienated-teen clichés and rote romantic machinations.
August 16, 2018
It's just one meaningless scene followed by another.
August 13, 2018
The depiction of Camille's quest for freedom and identity feels narrow and constrained.
August 10, 2018
Unlike the skaters -- always magnetic when they ollie and rail -- Moselle has only one move as a filmmaker: rhapsodic slo-mo and drony guitar rock on the soundtrack.
August 8, 2018
An often meandering, dull and underwhelming coming-of-age drama that fails to be genuinely moving or profound.
August 7, 2018
A fictionalized account of real-life female skateboarders that could have worked as a documentary but misses the mark in this oddball genre hybrid.
August 6, 2018
For a film led by a strong director who champions feminism and girl power, I was ultimately let down by this predictable and overseen trope.