Watson Reviews

November 10, 2020
Watson is a vivid storyteller and a charismatic screen presence, fully conscious of the power of media.
November 6, 2020
[Documentarian Lesley Chilcott's] powerful new film. [Full review in Spanish]
November 3, 2020
Watson is a polarizing figure even among supporters, so director Chilcott's deference to her subject, though perhaps understandable, nevertheless diminishes her film's power.
July 12, 2020
The documentary Watson is the first in-depth look at this pioneering environmentalist, whose passion for his work has come at a high price to his safety, freedom, and personal life.
November 7, 2019
The movie can be frustratingly deferential toward Watson, but it is never less than urgent.
October 30, 2019
A Thrilling and provocative documentary on Paul Watson , founder of the Sea Shepherd , puts the fight for conservation and life in our oceans in exciting ways that just may stun you.
October 25, 2019
"Watson" blends [a] terrifying message with glimmers of hope and triumph, and this riveting documentary should be required viewing for all.
May 20, 2019
Seeing the majesty of these creatures and their habitat up close makes for a flustering incongruity with the footage that Watson and his crew have captured of their despoiling.
April 27, 2019
Watson is a vital showcase of the power a person can have to affect change and how far reaching that change can be to others.
April 26, 2019
...a lot of the footage is frankly disturbing and after so much of it, it can be easy to forget that much of what Watson has done throughout his career is illegal.