The Green Wave


Generally favorable reviews - based on 10 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 10
  2. Negative: 0 out of 10

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Critic Reviews

  1. Reviewed by: Staff (Not credited)
    Aug 6, 2012
    A worthy topic that deserves a slightly better documentary.
  2. Reviewed by: Lauren Wissot
    Aug 6, 2012
    Unlike Waltz with Bashir, it only seems to be using animation in an effort to make blog diaries by twentysomethings appear cinematic.
  3. Reviewed by: Kirk Honeycutt
    Aug 6, 2012
    An arresting visual style cannot make up for lack of new information or viewpoints about the Green Revolution in 2009 Iran.
  4. Reviewed by: R. Emmet Sweeney
    Aug 14, 2012
    Only the animation seems forced, with its comic-book style and melodramatic tone registering as manipulative next to the brute reality of the documentary images.
  5. Reviewed by: Leslie Felperin
    Aug 6, 2012
    Mixed-media approach is eye-catching, and the subject is unquestionably powerful, but the sentimental score and stridently drawn imagery detract from picture's impact.

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