• Released
  • February 22, 2013
  • (Limited)
  • 1 hr 55 min
  • Drama
  • 1 Fan Rating
Synopsis: A young boy encounters a desperate, wounded man on the run.

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The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
Delicate and autobiographical (Wang Han was the director’s name when he was a child, and the story is constructed from his boyhood...
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Slant Magazine

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Because of its choice in subjectivity, and despite the film's historical context, 11 Flowers firmly elevates the experience of the personal...
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80

NPR

By Mark Jenkins
His latest, the earthy yet subtly evocative 11 Flowers, is in the same mode as the one that's best known in the U.S., 2001's "Beijing...
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63

New York Post

By Farran Smith Nehme
11 Flowers boils down to a coming-of-age tale merged with a why-dunit — not unlike “To Kill a Mockingbird” — but the plot is molasses-slow,...
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60

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Wang Xiaoshuai’s gently engrossing coming-of-age tale isn’t strikingly unique, but it does possess the heartfelt confidence that comes from...
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60

Time Out New York

By David Fear
Once the murderer starts relying on the lad’s kindness, all the preceding kid stuff starts to take on a purposefully sour tang.
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New Orleans Times-Picayune

By Mike Scott
Ends up being foreign but familiar, artful and honest, as well as beautiful and believable.
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