The Toe Tactic
The Toe Tactic (2009)

A young woman grieves for her father while unaware of the magical world around her.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 20, 2009
DVD Release Date: September 1, 2009
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Depending on your tolerance for relentless whimsy and unflagging eccentricity, The Toe Tactic will make you gurgle with delight or groan with exasperation.

Marcy Dermansky

Mona's concerns and pleasures - from the regular avoidance of phone calls from her mother to the joy of a fresh hundred dollar bill - are as real and immediate as the floating dogs are fanciful and poetic.

Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

And you thought Miranda July was twee.

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Joe Leydon

An aggressively whimsical mix of live-action and animation, Emily Hubley's "The Toe Tactic" is a deeply personal fable that's bound to confound (or annoy) anyone outside the filmmaker's circle of intimates.

Rumsey Taylor
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

It's originality at the expense of comprehensibility.

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Stan Hall

Not that a well-developed story arc is the chief aim here, but the screenplay is so quirky and unfocused that only in fleeting moments of emotional directness does the film make a real connection.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

I liked this idea better when it was called Me and You and Everyone We Know.

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