Metacritic Movie Ratings
Fill the Void Reviews

5.0

81

out of 100

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

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Village VoiceDiana 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.

    Read full review

  • 100

    out of 100

    The New York TimesA.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.

    Read full review

  • 90

    out of 100

    Los Angeles TimesKenneth Turan

    A transfixing, emotionally complex Israeli drama.

    Read full review

  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-TimesNell Minow

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

    Read full review

  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago TribuneMichael Phillips

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

    Read full review

See all Fill the Void movie reviews at Metacritic.com

Share
Advertisement

More Metacritic reviews

64
The Congress
77
How to Train Your Dragon 2
47
Hercules
54
Jersey Boys
56
Maleficent