Attenberg Synopsis
Marina thinks the human species is strange and repellent until a stranger enters her life.
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indieWIRE

By Eric Kohn
With its persistent inventiveness and a lack of unearned sentimentality, the movie provides an antidote to a lot of lazily produced dramas...
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88

Slant Magazine

By Andrew Schenker
A boldly conceived assemblage of diverse and seemingly random fictional materials, Athina Rachel Tsangari's Attenberg is concerned with...
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80

Empire

By David Parkinson
Tsangari proves she's one of the freshest voices in European cinema with this offbeat character piece.
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80

Time Out New York

By Eric Hynes
Attenberg shares with the Oscar-nominated "Dogtooth" a weakness for overgrown innocence and deadpan perversity.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Walter Addiego
The film is much enhanced by the performance of Labed, whose work capturing Marina's moods and contradictions won the best actress award at...
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
What a strange, moving, puzzling, funny, frustrating and ultimately absorbing film this is.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

A Greek film with style and verve, writer-director Athina Rachel Tsangari's second feature, Attenberg, is an offbeat coming-of-age tale.
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70

Los Angeles Times

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From the gangly awkwardness of its opening scene - a pleasure-free lesson in kissing - it's clear that Attenberg aims to provoke. Its bored...
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70

The New York Times

By A.O. Scott
The emotions are quiet, and the connections among the characters feel tentative and fragile. Though it makes no reference to the current...
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70

Village Voice

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While Tsangari may have borrowed Attenborough's "British phlegmatic tenderness," as she calls it, Attenberg is worlds away from a nature...
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esoteric fun

By kclud
joyful sad funny touching. she will draw you in. loved it....