Broken Sky
Broken Sky (2006)

Mexican short-film specialist Julian Hernandez marks his sophomore feature film with this erotic, impressionistic tale about an emotionally tumultuous love triangle experienced between three attractive twenty-something men. Gerardo (Miguel… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: September 29, 2006
DVD Release Date: January 16, 2007
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Tim Grierson
L.A. Weekly

A film dripping with melodrama and pretension.

V.A. Musetto
New York Post

I could have gone out for dinner, come back and missed little of importance.

David Noh
Film Journal International

This thing crawls over a torturous 140-minute running length, with teenage love given a dire gravitas which verges on the absurd.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

[Director] Hernández's approach makes all the difference, trusting the camera to reveal the ebb and flow of emotions that sweep over all three men.

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Nathan Lee
New York Times

Boy meets boy like youve never seen in Julián Hernándezs sex-drenched, extravagantly minimalist epic.

Don Willmott

It's hard to know what fetishes/obsessions/issues are at work here, but they do yield interesting moviemaking.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

An endurance test notable mainly for its evocative cinematography and the well-toned bodies of its young male leads.

Melissa Levine
Village Voice

Without dialogue, we don't know who the characters are, so we can't care about what they do.

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S. James Wegg

After such a triumph with A Thousand Clouds of Peace (Mil Nubes de Paz Cercan el Cielo) the second installment in Julián Hernández's apparent "Cielo" series is a sluggish disappointment.

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