White Lies Reviews

May 3, 2016
A solid feminine melodrama about the colonial/racist past of the director's adoptive country. [Full review in Spanish]
March 18, 2016
Showcases a triangle of strong female performances, impressive cinematography and music.
March 15, 2016
A deeply moving reminder of man's inhumanity to man in less enlightened times.
March 7, 2016
Thematically, White Lies is essential cinema, unafraid to delve into female issues even contemporary societies grapple with.
March 3, 2016
Ms. Black, a New Zealand recording artist making her film debut, and Ms. House, both actresses of formidable presence, are well-matched opponents. Ms. Prebble, too, has reserves of power.
November 29, 2013
[Whirimako] Black is a towering screen presence who honours not only Rotberg's and Ihimaera's creation but also the centuries-old dignity and customs of her people.