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American Folk

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A drama-musical story which follows Elliott and Joni who their roads put them together in California after September 11 attacks. By luck, they find that both of them are folk musicians. They decided to make a musical journey to New York together.
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Los Angeles Daily News
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January 26, 2018

Neither character is particularly compelling, nor are the goodhearted folk they meet along the way because It Was A Time When All Kinds of Americans Briefly Came Together and Heinz is only interested in pounding that idea home.
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Film Threat
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January 31, 2018

The actors are both accomplished folk musicians, so the music is amazing. The film is quiet and peaceful as they journey in a forced slow pace back to the epicenter.
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Washington Post
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January 23, 2018

Sung mainly by real-life folk musicians Joe Purdy and Amber Rubarth, the songs lend the film an emotional resonance that the forced dialogue often struggles to achieve.
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Common Sense Media
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January 26, 2018

Mild language in music-fueled 9/11 road-trip drama.
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Seattle Times
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June 20, 2017

With quirky characters met along the road, and as a visual love letter to the heartland, the film has a certain charm, and fans of folk music should be more than happy.
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FILMINK (Australia)
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May 13, 2018

The haunting effects of 9/11 have never been so lyrically approached on film...
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Los Angeles Times
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January 26, 2018

The songs are lovely, and the first-time actors give performances that grow warmer as the film progresses
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The Young Folks
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January 26, 2018

American Folk didn't have to be good. Instead Heinz delivered a gentle yet nuanced exploration of America and Americans in one of our darkest hours.
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Variety
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June 14, 2017

The film belatedly emerges as one of the stronger fictional statements on 9/11.
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Washington City Paper
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January 26, 2018

American Folk-and the actors themselves-come alive when the music's playing, particularly if you're a fan of Pete Seeger-era Americana.
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RogerEbert.com
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January 26, 2018

The whole thing was a bad idea that only genius could've rescued. Maybe not even then.
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Hollywood Reporter
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February 14, 2017

Only a few films over the years have tried to dramatize events leading up to or following 9/11. September 12th takes a modest but effective approach to that national tragedy.
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