11/4/08 (2010)

Two weeks before the election of Barack Obama, filmmaker Jeff Deutchman asked friends around the world -- including filmmakers Henry Joost, Margaret Brown, Joe Swanberg and Benh Zeitlin -- to record their experiences of 11/4/08. In this… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: October 20, 2010
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Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer

While Deutchman aimed to make a participatory documentary, the end result is, in the main, an Obamathon of hipsters from Chicago, Austin, and Brooklyn stumping for change and toasting the 44th president.

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Kam Williams

An emotionally-engaging film featuring folks truly moved on what many will undoubtedly mark for posterity as the day they were most proud to be an American.

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Alissa Simon

Only few moments that are genuinely touching.

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Brent Simon
Shared Darkness

There's a sort of plebian engagement and value in these collected snapshots, but they don't really fit together in any compelling fashion.

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Steve Ramos
Boxoffice Magazine

There are numerous times when one wishes the camera would remain on one of its many fascinating subjects and tell a more in-depth story.

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Christopher Campbell

I've seen the documentary twice now, months apart, and it seemed quite different on a second viewing. Years from now it'll be something else, and years after that, too.

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