What Will People Say? (Hva vil folk si) Reviews

March 19, 2019
While the movie itself is about as subtle as a brick to the head, the actress brings vulnerability and tenderness to her role, and generates empathy through her performance.
October 18, 2018
Haq soon levels one torture after another on Nisha, sacrificing nuanced storytelling for blunt force trauma and reducing everyone that isn't Nisha into caricature.
September 17, 2018
[Haq] presents the story in a formulaic, tendentious manner, not allowing its human and ideological complexities to shine through.
August 17, 2018
Everyone in the protagonists's environment... reasons and acts in the same way, [becoming] a film that wastes the opportunity to explore the differences of opinion that may generate some kind of conflict. [Full review in Spanish]
August 17, 2018
An interesting work, although failed, in which, seen by parts its sequences, everything is realistic and credible, but in which internal coherence is lacking. [Full Review in Spanish]
July 11, 2018
What Will People Say ultimately can't do much more than generate reflexive outrage.
October 4, 2017
The strength of Mozhdah's affable performance ensures that What Will People Say gets off to an impressively strong start...
September 25, 2017
They'll say this movie needs more nuance.
Top Critic
September 14, 2017
An ordeal is about all the movie offers.