The Dust of Time
The Dust of Time (2008)

Dust is everywhere and ever-present. A conglomeration of the smallest particles, dust nestles in carpets and in attics. It invades laboratories and settles on artworks. It is blown into the air from factory smokestacks and resides in every… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 1, 2008
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Noel Murray
AV Club

Hartmut Bitomsky's Dust makes a pensive study of the title particulate, considering the way we wage a never-ending battle with the tiny specks that gather around us.

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A.O. Scott
New York Times

Dust is an eccentric and profoundly informative documentary.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

An incoherent dream-like story that lyrically traces the last half-century in the life of a stressed-out Greek-American filmmaker telling his family's story... .

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Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out

How seriously you take Dust will depend not only on your patience, but on how anxious a streaky bookshelf makes you.

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J. Hoberman
Village Voice

Dustâ"the movieâ"is characterized by its clean cinematography, uncluttered compositions, and unceasing dialectic.

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Rob Humanick

For those most curious about the world around them, Dust is a revelation.

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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

I never knew dust could give me such pleasure.

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Jay Weissberg

Dispassionate disquisition is taken to the extreme in Hartmut Bitomsky's humorless docu.

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Joseph Proimakis
Movies for the Masses

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