Socrates Reviews

September 25, 2019
Trading on sentimentality, this type of storytelling coerces viewers by projecting social consciousness through juvenile media icons. Above all, the ploy is politically devious; the idea of innocence is manipulated as rhetoric.
August 9, 2019
It's authentic, for sure, but as a story about a character juggling grief and poverty and uncertainty, the movie feels as if it's just scratching the surface of its possibilities.
August 5, 2019
...it makes use of too much manipulation and miserabilism, which turns the film into quite the uncomfortable experience. [Full review in Spanish]