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Ratings & Reviews

  1. DSPRKY's rating of the film small roads

    All these roads and almost nobody to use them. 3.5/5.

  2. ionosonde's rating of the film small roads

    a nonstop stream of perfectly composed photographs. peaceful and beautiful, yet frequently tense -- the field recording soundtrack will reveal the presence of an upcoming vehicle, which will then intrude upon and pass through the landscape. it grounds the film, saying the beauty in these roads is accidental: an unintentional ends to the means of transportation. it could have been 10 hours and i would have loved it.

  3. Steve Pulaski's rating of the film small roads

    Add James Benning to the list of directors I really want to explore but whose films I cannot access.

  4. Lucas Granero's rating of the film small roads

    Todas estas rutas poseen un tinte bastante desesperanzador: la quietud y el silencio que las rodean terminan siendo elementos de un país que ha sido vaciado de tumultos, de rebelión. La radiografía del movimiento que una vez más realiza Benning nos permite, sin embargo, observar que la poseía sigue ahí, aunque estemos viendo el esquelto de una road movie. Y es en ese gesto donde reside la más noble función de su cine