“Har’el has a talent of being able to paint a picture of someone’s entire person through a single shot, be it of Willie smoking two cigarettes at once whilst on Tinder, or…
“While Shia LaBeouf’s executive producer credit may attract audiences, they will ultimately find themselves seduced by Har’el’s exhilarating vision.”
” Alma Har’el‘s documentary is not only worth the deep dive, it’ll swim around in your brain long after it’s finished.”
“Reconstruction, observation and performance flow into one another in a poetic assault on both the senses and the emotions that often proves difficult to resist.”
“Documentary-maker Alma Har’el’s first feature, ‘Bombay Beach’, was a small miracle… ‘LoveTrue’ builds on that film’s promise. This is documentary as visual art.”
“Har’el has created a film that demonstrates the best of what creative and unconventional documentary cinema can achieve.”
The festival marked the European premiere for Alma Har’el latest directorial masterpiece. The film was executive produced by Shia LaBeouf and features an immersive original score from Flying Lotus.
The force behind #FreeTheBid on opening directing up to women, her ‘lost art brother’ Shia LaBeouf and bringing fantasy into documentary.
Every once in a while, an artist comes along who changes the way we think about film. Alma Har’el is one of those.
This year’s Tribeca Film Festival was not without aspiring undertakings, but none shined quite as bright as the festival’s most ambitious outlier, a psychodrama documentary titled LoveTrue. Directed by filmmaker Alma Har’el,…