Quotes about the Filmmakers
ABOUT PETE POSTLETHWAITE
Stephen Spielberg: “The greatest actor in the world”
ABOUT FRANNY ARMSTRONG
International Documentary Magazine: "A beacon to the grassroots filmmaking community."
DVD Outsider (UK): “When Franny Armstrong is being discussed as one of the key documentary film-makers of our generation, you can say you were in there at the start."
Marmalade Magazine (UK): "Not as fat or as hairy as Michael Moore but Franny Armstrong is more than capable of scaling his inspirational heights of achievement."
Channel 4: “Inspiring… insatiable… revolutionary… your hero”
ABOUT McLIBEL & DROWNED OUT
Seattle Times: “An irresistible David and Goliath tale...you can't help but cheer along” (McLibel)
San Francisco Weekly: “Truly, hilariously dramatic” (McLibel)
The Observer: “Instructive, exciting and often hilarious.... first-rate” (McLibel)
Channel 4: “More rousing than anything Hollywood could come up with” (McLibel)
Sunday Times: “The sort of film Michael Moore probably thinks he makes” (McLibel)
BBC: “Edge of the seat stuff. Terrific” (McLibel)
Time Out: “Angry, compassionate, disturbing and yet empowering” (Drowned Out)
San Francisco festival jury: “Both taut political essay and enormously moving plea” (Drowned Out)
New Internationalist: “Quiet, fierce, beautiful” (Drowned Out)
Bermuda Royal Gazette: “Documentaries rarely, if ever, come better than this” (Drowned Out)