Metascore
62

Generally favorable reviews - based on 16 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 11 out of 16
  2. Negative: 0 out of 16
  1. A stunning reminder of the omnipresence of mortality.
  2. Throughout the film there are small, rapturous moments.
User Score
8.0

Generally favorable reviews- based on 13 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. KenjiC
    Aug 22, 2009
    9
    A German director Doris Dorrie
  2. ChrisK.
    May 22, 2009
    9
    The film shows not only the dynamics of husband and wife, but also of parents and children. Love can be taken for granted, and time shows no The film shows not only the dynamics of husband and wife, but also of parents and children. Love can be taken for granted, and time shows no mercy on those who wait for happiness and intimacy. I was not totally engrossed in the movie, but I did find it emotionally satisfying. Full Review »
  3. JuliaA.
    May 22, 2009
    9
    Portrayal of wanderlust in affection and admiration.