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"DO NOT READ ANYTHING ABOUT PRODIGAL SONS.  

AND DO NOT MISS IT."

 —Michael Tully, Hammer to Nail

  

"DO NOT MISS THIS FILM! COMPELLINGLY UNIVERSAL"

—David Wiegand, San Francisco Chronicle

 

 "FASCINATING ... SEE IT!"

—A.O. Scott, At The Movies

  

 New York Times Critics' Pick

 

"ONE OF THE VERY BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR,WHICHEVER YEAR IT BELONGS TO... THIS IS A MOVIE THAT EVERYONE SHOULD SEE"

—Nathaniel Rogers, Towleroad

 

"ONE OF THE STRANGEST, MOST HEARTBREAKING DOCS YOU'LL SEE THIS YEAR"

NY Magazine CRITICS' PICK

 

"BRAVE, UNFLINCHING FILM"

—Michael O'Sullivan, Washington Post

 

 

"AMAZING ... UNIQUE ... BRACING"

—Todd McCarthy, Chief Critic, Variety

 

"WOW, WOW... STUNNING, JAW DROPPING"

—Lisa Derrick, FireDogLake

 

"THIS IS A FILM NOT EASILY FORGOTTEN... TOUCH(ES) UPON THE VERY ESSENSE OF HUMAN IDENTITY"

—Sheri Linden, Los Angeles Times

 

"A WORK OF GENIUS! 

Prodigal Sons is made with elegance and passion and a

searing honesty that can very nearly break one's heart."

—Andrew Solomon, author of Noonday Demon Far From the Tree

 

"DEFINITALLY AMONG THE THE BEST DOCUMENTARIES I'VE SEEN IN YEARS"

—Rick Moody, Details Magazine

 

"EXCEPTIONAL"

—Village Voice

  

"I SAW A FILM I CAN'T GET OUT OF MY HEAD"

—David Thomson, Guardian, Author of The New Biographical Dictionary of Film

 

"HARROWING AND UNFORGETTABLE"

—David Wiegand, San Fransisco Chronicle

 

"TRUTH IS STRANGER THAN FICTION... NEVER RESORTS TO EXPLOITATION"

—V.A. Musetto, New York Post

 

"A POIGNANT TALE WITH VIVID DETAILS"

—Mark Jenkins, NPR

 

"FEARLESSLY REAL AND AFFECTING... AS INVOLVING AS ANY CINEMATIC FICTION"

—Sean Axmaker, Turner Classic Movies

 

"RENDER(S) REAL LIFE WITH THE TENSION AND THEMATIC DEPTH OF GREAT DRAMA"

—The A.V. Club

 

"COMPELLING AND THOROUGHLY CAPTIVATING"

—Jennifer Merin, About.Com

 

"THIS IS ONE POWERFUL FILM... TOP-NOTCH"

—Chlotrudis Society for Independent Film

 

"A CONSISTENTLY GENEROUS FILM"

—Liam Lacey, The Globe and Mail

 

"JAM-PACKED EXPERIENCE THAT'S A JOY TO BEHOLD"

—Ray Pride, Newcity Film

 

"PACKS A WALLOP YOU WON'T SOON FORGET"

—Aaron Barnhart, Kansas City Star

 

"THESE ARE CHARACTERS THAT, ONCE KNOWN, ARE DIFFICULT TO LIVE WITHOUT"

—Gone Cinema Poaching

 

"KIMBERLY REED HAS STRUCK GOLD"

—David Kempler, Big Picture Big Sound

 

 

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