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"Madeleine Sackler offers a window into the world of Belarus"

Jessica Kasmer-Jacobs, The Wall Street Journal

 

 

 

"Madeleine Sackler's engrossing documentary chronicles upheaval in 'the last dictatorship in Europe'."

Dennis Harvey, Variety

 

 

 
 

"The film is an outcry against the dictatorship of Alexander Lukashenko."

Stephen Holden, The New York Times

 
 

 

"Rousing, urgent viewing."

Guy Lodge, Time Out

 

 

"An admirable document of courage and resistance."  

Stephen Dalton, The Hollywood Reporter

 

 

"[Madeleine Sackler] crafts a sensitive portrait of the individual characters that help the viewer grasp the gravity of the broader political scene in Belarus."

Katherine Cusumano, Interview Magazine

 

 

"Sackler's engrossing documentary chronicles upheaval in 'the last dictatorship in Europe' through the viewpoint of an underground theater company."

The Leonard Lopate Show, WNYC

 

 

"It's damned compelling."

Anne Thompson, IndieWire

 

 
 

"Powerful and stirring account of 'Europe's last dictatorship'. "

Mark Kermode, The Guardian

 
 

 

 "Sackler [has] developed a creative means of getting uncensored opinions out of Belarus."

Power Players, ABC News

 

 
 

"This kind of dissent, artistic rather than overly political, is powerful."

The Cycle, MSNBC