The American Nurse Reviews

May 15, 2014
Moving and humanizing. It will forever change the way you look at nurses.
May 15, 2014
A solid, worthwhile documentary. If the film is workmanlike at times, it is also elegantly cleareyed.
May 15, 2014
An initially impactful mission statement about a few of the nation's millions of dedicated nurses, Carolyn Jones's well-meaning dossier of a documentary remains frustratingly on the surface.
May 14, 2014
The film's connections between scenes -- within single storylines and also across the experiences of the various nurses -- construct an emotional and moral throughline, beyond particular place or crisis.
May 14, 2014
A compassionate and psychologically revealing doc.
May 6, 2014
Carolyn Jones's portrait of five medical caregivers walks us through day-in, day-out sacrifices without ever coming off as sentimental or aggrandizing.
May 6, 2014
Intellectually and emotionally engaging. This is one of the best films you'll see this year, documentary or otherwise.