Turning (2012)





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TURNING, based on a critically acclaimed tour of Europe by Antony and Charles Atlas, is a music documentary that explores the heart of that performance. Through its synthesis of Antonys songs and unfurling video portraiture of the 13 remarkable women who performed on stage, TURNING creates an intimate and cinematic experience exploring themes of identity, transcendence and the revelation of essence. (c) Official Site
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Full Review… | May 8, 2013
Hollywood Reporter
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Onstage the Johnsons perform Mr. Hegarty's agreeably lush, intimate and often melancholy piano-based songs, accompanied by a string section.

Full Review… | November 15, 2012
New York Times
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A deceptively modest, multifaceted look at performance and the performative nature of gender ...

Full Review… | November 14, 2012
Village Voice
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A transformative journey...

Full Review… | November 13, 2012
Time Out
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The keening, otherworldly sound of Antony and The Johnsons provides the aural backdrop for this exploration of femininity in its myriad forms.

Full Review… | November 15, 2012
Film Journal International

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