When Two Worlds Collide Reviews

March 12, 2017
Much like the Native American struggles in the United States, the film focuses on the battle for truth, justice, and the South American way by Peru's ethnic citizens.
October 25, 2016
A relevant documentary with a view as objective as possible, allowing the audience to generate their own opinions. [Full review in Spanish]
October 12, 2016
Heidi Brandenburg and Mathew Orzel's crisp, brisk When Two Worlds Collide captures the 2009 confrontation between Peru's president Alan Garcia, hailing from the elites, and indigenous activists who intend to preserve their Amazonian rainforest hom
September 16, 2016
"When Two Worlds Collide" has a breathless urgency to it, even if its structuring of events feels a bit ramshackle, and the directness of its environmental warnings feel no different than a thousand other message docs.
August 18, 2016
A strikingly present documentary debut that traces how the friction between a government and its people can metastasize into a dangerous state of insurgency.
August 18, 2016
The importance of the issues is what carries the film along.
August 17, 2016
When Two Worlds Collide employs a variety of styles and approaches to construct a single gripping narrative.
August 17, 2016
Brandenburg and Orzel's film is an activist documentary, and at its center is Alberto Pizango, a genuinely magnetic revolutionary who organizes and leads the Peruvian Amazonians against President Alan Garcia.
August 17, 2016
Brandenburg and Orzel's film is only boilerplate in the kickoff scenes. Otherwise it makes the fight local and personal.
August 16, 2016
A dutiful, and ultimately pedestrian, documentary. There is something evasive about it as well.
August 9, 2016
Restores priorities in "Save Amazon Rainforest" from trendy phrase to a life and tragic death political movement galvanized by a charismatic leader to save indigenous people