Waste Land

Metascore
78

Generally favorable reviews - based on 20 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 19 out of 20
  2. Negative: 0 out of 20
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  1. Reviewed by: Joshua Rothkopf
    Oct 26, 2010
    60
    It probably would have helped if Walker (who credits two other codirectors) had chosen just one of those avenues for deeper study; her doc has a vertiginous way of feeling arty and ephemeral at one moment, humane and maybe too earthbound the next.
User Score
8.3

Universal acclaim- based on 16 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. Dec 28, 2010
    10
    This is the best film that I have seen this year. Put away your fears that this is a guilt-driven movie. It is realistic and optimistic.This is the best film that I have seen this year. Put away your fears that this is a guilt-driven movie. It is realistic and optimistic. The takeaway: when you see yourself as you really are, it transforms you in a second. Full Review »
  2. Jul 8, 2012
    8
    A documentary about the international acclaimed Brazilian artist Vik Muniz, who reconstructs photos using garbage materials from JardimA documentary about the international acclaimed Brazilian artist Vik Muniz, who reconstructs photos using garbage materials from Jardim Gramacho, the world Full Review »