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Critics Of "North Sea Texas"
October 30, 2012 The film succeeds in creating a dense atmospheric feel and avoids generic tropes, but it does so somewhat at the neglect of its characters and narrative.Read in Source
February 22, 2013 Thematically, this Dutsch tale of coming of age and first love is extremely familar. but it's sincerely treated and well acted by the two central boys.Read in Source
November 01, 2012 In the annals of gay cinema about growing up, "North Sea Texas" is, regrettably, an unoriginal and rather disposable take on a subject that's been done much better in the past.Read in Source
February 14, 2013 It's not just that film is underdeveloped - it's that it feels unwilling to develop, preferring to leave its characters and plot points static. The result feels stunted.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
November 01, 2012 "North Sea Texas" explores emergent sexuality and first love with a refreshing optimism.Read in Source
San Francisco Chronicle
December 07, 2012 It's a story that's been told countless times, but first-time director Bavo Defurne has such an assured hand and visual flair (much credit also belongs to cinematographer Anton Mertens) that everything seems fresh and new.Read in Source
February 15, 2013 This debut feature by noted short-film director Bavo Defurne emphasizes ambiance over storytelling, but that ambiance is so flavorsome you might not mind.Read in Source
Film Journal International
November 05, 2012 A small but quite lovely and wonderful film, gorgeous to look at, which tackles an age-old subject with radiant freshness.Read in Source
Windy City Times
June 27, 2014 There's a chilly, wistful and rather matter-of-fact tone to the proceedings and this helps separate the rather run-of-the-mill aspects of the plot from the herd of teenager-in-love movies.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...