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Partisan

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Trained to be an assassin alongside other children, an 11-year-old boy, Alexander, begins to question Gregori's overpowering influence on the children and their training to become assassins. Threatened by his increasing unwillingness to fall in line, Gregori's behavior turns erratic and adversarial toward the child he once considered a son. With the two set dangerously at odds and the commune's way of life disintegrating, the residents fear a violent resolution is at hand in this Sundance award-winning thriller.
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CRITICS OF "Partisan"
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4:3
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April 01, 2017

... a world of seductive, ungraspable danger that is as dark and wondrous as any bedtime fairytale.
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Total Film
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December 12, 2016

Kleiman seems less interested in explaining the whys of his scenario than in observing his characters and their interactions -- a strategy that pays off thanks to excellent lead turns.
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Los Angeles Times
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October 04, 2015

It's hard to tell if director and co-writer Ariel Kleiman is being serious or sarcastic with a story this preposterous.
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The Film Stage
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February 24, 2016

A patiently unfolding drama that displays the lengths one will go to provide shelter and community, and what happens if you step out of bounds.
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New York Times
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October 01, 2015

Usually, partisans stand for something, but in this movie, which is stripped of a specific time frame and relevant geopolitical context, the term becomes hollow.
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San Diego Reader
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October 08, 2015

Jeremy Chabriel is arresting as the increasingly uneasy youngster, and director and co-writer Ariel Kleiman proves adept at both world-building and attention-focusing.
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Toronto Star
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October 01, 2015

Newcomer Jeremy Chabriel commands as 11-year-old Alexander, a chosen son whose dawning sense of right and wrong challenges the social order. An auspicious beginning, for him and Kleiman.
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RogerEbert.com
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October 02, 2015

A moody drama that employs a dystopian-type premise that is not too far afield from a typical young-adult book series although with loftier aspirations and a less propulsive pace.
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MovieMail
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December 13, 2016

A big fat meh.
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Contactmusic.com
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February 05, 2016

With his feature debut, young Australian filmmaker Ariel Kleiman tells a creepy story about a cult-like commune, anchored by a riveting performance from French actor Vincent Cassel.
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Time Out
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January 06, 2016

A film trying so hard to upend expectations that it loses itself in the process.
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Movie Talk
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May 15, 2016

The storytelling is possibly a little too wilfully obscure, but whenever the protagonists leave the commune's walled-in compound, the desolate urban landscape outside - shot in the former Soviet republic of Georgia - makes a powerful impression.
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