Reviews: 20,000 Days on Earth (2014)

20000_days_on_earthReviews for this film from our members:

  • Chris Barsanti @ Film Journal International
    • Excerpt: Goth rocker turned postmodern bluesman Nick Cave turns himself inside-out for this transformative, electrifying documentary about the dark and often mundane wizardry of creativity.
  • Joshua Brunsting @ The CriterionCast
  • Alan Mattli @ Facing the Bitter Truth [German]
    • Excerpt: 20,000 Days on Earth’ isn’t interested in objective facts, favouring instead a more free-flowing characterisation of a fascinating larger-than-life character.
  • Simon Miraudo @ Quickflix
  • Jason Pirodsky @
    • Excerpt: One of the most aggressively self-indulgent things you’ll ever come across, and without anything resembling a story it eventually becomes a chore to sit through; memories of Bob Dylan’s infamous Renaldo and Clara occasionally sprang to mind.
  • Jamie S. Rich @ DVD Talk
    • Excerpt: …an astonishing dissection of why Nick Cave does what he does…his songs have been full of confessions, both clear-eyed and abstract, yet he’s never delved so deep nor shared so much.
  • Diego Salgado @ Guía del Ocio [Spanish]
  • [New – 1/22/15] | Sarah Ward @ FilmInk

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