The World Before Your Feet Reviews

January 31, 2019
Green's openness to learning about himself and others by going out to notice and appreciate what most overlook-a crumbled landmark, an unexpected garden-is edifying.
December 26, 2018
It's hard to see Green in action and not think of traditional pilgrims on holy journeys and, perhaps, hermits or monks or others who have withdrawn from regular life.
November 22, 2018
While some more skeptical strangers seem to think Green is wasting his time, "World" makes it easy to admire the logic of his explanation that "It's just about the value of paying attention to something."
November 21, 2018
This well-made and intriguing documentary isn't about New York so much as it is about an unusual idea seen to fruition.
November 21, 2018
Like the apostles who followed Forrest Grump as he ran cross country, one could find Buddhist wisdom or metaphorical meaning in Green's work, even if it's not necessarily there.
November 21, 2018
Filmmaker Workman, who's behind [Green] every step of the way without ever getting in the way, allows the city and its colorful denizens to take center stage.
November 20, 2018
Short of walking with Green, a film is an ideal way to share in his knowledge. And after watching "The World Before Your Feet," it's difficult to look at the city the same way.
November 20, 2018
New York, New York, it's a wonderful town. This movie proves it like none other.
March 19, 2018
As gently eye-opening as looking around while strolling down a new street.
March 13, 2018
[Matt] Green is a charming Buddha relishing the now.
March 12, 2018
A Gotham-set charmer about the pleasures of wandering.