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The Miners' Hymns Reviews

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Noel Murray
AV Club
February 9, 2012
Morrison sketches a portrait of a vanished way of life for one Northeast England community, along with an explanation of sorts for why it disappeared.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
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V.A. Musetto
New York Post
February 9, 2012
A look at ill-fated mining communities in northern England.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Manohla Dargis
New York Times
February 7, 2012
An elegant, elegiac found-footage work from Bill Morrison, best known for his silent-film reverie "Decasia."
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
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Keith Uhlich
Time Out
February 7, 2012
There are some mesmerizing images of the soot-covered miners at work and of children at play on a coal-strewn seashore.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice
February 7, 2012
It speaks eloquently about the disappearance of most any indigenous working-class culture.