I Remember Me
I Remember Me (2001)

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is a much-misunderstood illness that many believe is a psychological condition rather than a physical malady. Filmmaker Kim Snyder, however, begs to differ; as a longtime sufferer of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, she… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 9, 2001
DVD Release Date: May 25, 2004
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Marta Barber
Miami Herald

Perhaps it will prompt some researchers not only to learn of the symptoms but to look further at the cause.

V.A. Musetto
New York Post

[A] passionate film.

Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Director Kim Snyder suffers from the syndrome herself, so it's all the more remarkable that she actually got a complete film made, much less one this compelling.

Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

A documentary which does what the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta shamefully failed to do: connects the dots.

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

An intrepid sleuth, Ms. Snyder seems to have left no stone unturned in her search for answers.

Maria Garcia
Film Journal International

Never successfully striking a balance, the filmmaker only manages to create a confusing, rambling and poorly edited succession of stories.

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Gene Seymour

A tender, yet pointed documentary of perseverance, thwarted hope and medical buffoonery.

Dennis Lim
Village Voice

The interpolated stock footage is a misguided attempt at visual poetry, and some of the testimonials are underedited, but as a work of passionate advocacy, I Remember Me can't be faulted.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

This well-made documentary is to be commended for its passionate overview of the troubling illness known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.

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