Bushman

critic Reviews

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    Ben KenigsbergNew York Times
    The jarring switch to documentary gives “Bushman” its added charge.
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    Sheri LindenHollywood Reporter
    Bursting with passion, sly humor, satirical swipes and the inescapable heartbeat of insurgency — most of the film was shot in 1968 San Francisco — it’s the life-loving tale of a wise innocent abroad, and the not exactly warm reception he receives.
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    Lisa NesselsonFrance24
    This is a truly special time capsule awash and still pertinent in aspects that society needs to improve after almost 50 years [since] it was shot. It's entertaining, fascinating, and leads to a melancholy real-life twist... [Full review in Spanish]
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    Dennis SchwartzDennis Schwartz Movie Reviews
    It captures a vanishing San Francisco scene from its "love power" days.
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    Sean BurnsNorth Shore Movies
    Completed in 1971 but never released theatrically until now, it’s a haunting portrait of a place that was already gone by the time the film was finished.
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    Dennis Harvey48 Hills
    It ultimately had the effect of only heightening the complexity of the film’s questioning political and social engagement, blurring lines between drama, nonfiction, essay and protest...
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    Laura CliffordReeling Reviews
    an eye-opening work about race, justice and democracy in America while also offering a profound contrast between a native black culture and one uprooted and transplanted.
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