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3.2
85 Ratings

Amy George

Directed by Yonah Lewis, Calvin Thomas
Canada, 2011
Drama

Synopsis

A feast for the heart and mind alike, filled with tender moments of daily teenage life turned upside-down by clumsy desire and hormonal hiccups, Amy George tells the story of Jesse, the 13 year old only child of Riverdale intellectuals.

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Amy George Directed by Yonah Lewis, Calvin Thomas

Critics reviews

Driven by a wonderful lead performance by young Gabriel del Castillo Mullally, the film remains true to a specific social environment, and its events, however large in the mind of its protagonist, are no more than ripples on the surface of its undemonstrative observational style. It’s a sign of Lewis and Thomas’s subtle unconventionality that the boy’s turbulent emotions are finally and movingly calmed by a character who had been discredited by earlier events.
September 19, 2011
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