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Fill the Void Review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 5.0
    81

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Universal acclaim
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Village Voice Diana Clarke

    Burshtein's lush visual sensibility, and the subtle performances of the excellent cast, create an aching portrayal of longing and interdependence that transcends the boundaries of the family's small world.

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  • 100

    out of 100

    The New York Times A.O. Scott

    What the film makes clear, with unfailing sensitivity and wry humor, is that for Shira and her family the ordinary arrangements of living are freighted with moral and spiritual significance.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Phillips

    An elegant miniature, Rama Burshtein's Fill the Void labors under a narrative inevitability, but it's artful work nonetheless.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Nell Minow

    A sympathetic, lay­­ered portrayal, rich with detail, that earns its more complex and resonant conclusion.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times Kenneth Turan

    A transfixing, emotionally complex Israeli drama.

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