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Musanna Ahmed

Musanna Ahmed
Musanna Ahmed's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Film Inquiry

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
100% The Work (2017) The Work is a film that deserves attention at the federal level so the program can be employed throughout all of the country's prisons, then in institutions beyond prisons.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2017
100% Minding the Gap (2018) Even some of the best coming-of-age films cannot capture the beautiful and awful tangible qualities of real life that may only exist in documentaries, and Bing Liu has caught lightning in a bottle. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2018
100% The Silence of Others (2019) The Silence of Others must be seen on the big screen where we can appreciate its beautiful imagery and sound, and give our complete concentration to its momentous story about a country that should not forget its history.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2018
100% Roll Red Roll (2019) Roll Red Roll is a vital true-crime thriller for the digital age that matter-of-factly evidences the chilling complicity in the Steubenville rape case.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2019
100% Bellingcat - Truth in a Post-Truth World (2018) Bellingcat: Truth in a Post-Truth World looks at genuine fake news and truths in a post-truth world by profiling the great home of online investigations.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2019
100% Los Reyes (2019) For me, Los Reyes is a subtle, mesmerising portrait of the relationship Futbol and Chola have with one another, and how their residency at Los Reyes has shaped their lives. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2019
100% Don't Be a Dick About It (2020) Full of heart and crowd-pleasing joy, Don't Be A Dick About It is a beautiful portrait of family and brotherhood with an infinitely lovable pair at the centre in Peter and Matthew Mullins. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
100% Midnight Traveler (2019) Midnight Traveler marries the beautiful and the terrible, presenting a raw, poignant and eye-opening depiction of the refugee experience and succeeding as an incredibly canny achievement of filmmaking.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
100% Mickey and the Bear (2019) With any luck, Mickey and the Bear will be recognised like Winter's Bone before it, giving the breakout director and star the industry credit they deserve. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2019
100% Dark Suns (Soleils noirs) (2019) Dark Suns is utterly vital and haunting, chronicling a staggering history of crime and injustice that needs urgent attention from any higher-up with a conscience. It's often difficult to stomach, but these stories need to be told.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2019
100% Rewind (2020) Rewind sent chills down my spine as a traumatising, deeply personal story of surviving in a stifling environment of disturbing family politics.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2019
100% Seahorse: The Dad Who Gave Birth (2019) Seahorse isn't just about giving birth, it's also about the fear of body dysphoria, how the effects of testosterone can change everything, and being situated within a family with mixed feelings to your personal circumstances. Devastating and uplifting.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
100% In My Blood It Runs (2019) In My Blood It Runs sensitively gives a voice to the Indigenous Australian communities whilst engaging with the socioeconomic issues that affect their livelihoods. It's remarkable.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2020
100% On the President's Orders (2019) On the President's Orders is the disturbing observational documentary we've needed about the Philippines drug war, made with finesse and astonishing access.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2019
100% This Teacher (2020) This Teacher is both a step forward in representation and a wildly enthralling viewing experience.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2020
100% Hitsville: The Making Of Motown (2019) The pure joy of delving into the rise of some of the greatest singers known makes Hitsville: The Making of Motown an instant gloomy day classic. There are moments that are as beautiful and surprising as any spectacle you've seen in the cinema this year.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2019
100% Sid & Judy (2019) For anyone with even a tenuous interest in the Judy Garland story, this doc is definitely worth your time. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2019
100% Collective (Colectiv) (2020) Collective is a suspenseful viewing experience as gripping as Spotlight, Zodiac or any of the best investigative thrillers. A completely gripping exposé of a healthcare system in crisis.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2020
100% Made in Bangladesh (2019) Rubaiyat Hossain's third feature film is striking in both theme and technique. Made in Bangladesh is a formal marvel.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2020
100% I Am Not Alone (2020) This unbelievably inspiring film is for anyone who doesn't believe in the power of protests.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2020
100% Love Child (2019) Love Child is an inherently touching story that adds a poignant dimension to the refugee story with the theme of survivor's guilt. Every story is unique and every one of them is vital.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2020
100% Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution (2020) Crip Camp is a beautiful, wonderfully entertaining and insightful history lesson on civil rights for the disabled in America.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2020
100% Once Upon a Time in Uganda (2020) Once Upon a Time in Uganda is a nice supplement to the ongoing, exciting story of Wakaliwood and the perfect thing to tie us over whilst we wait for their next awesome movie.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2020
99% McQueen (2018) Despite the emotionally taxing third act, this documentary is an inspiring account of perseverance and proving people wrong‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2018
99% They Shall Not Grow Old (2019) They Shall Not Grow Old is a major monument for our memory of the British soldiers who fought in WW1 and an enormous step forward in depicting history through cinema.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
99% Midnight Family (2019) Midnight Family is outstanding alone for being one of the most remarkably filmed documentaries of the decade. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2019
99% For Sama (2019) For Sama is undoubtedly difficult to watch, but you cannot close your eyes when watching such an urgent film. An endlessly powerful and absolutely essential work, it's a must-see when it is released this autumn.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
98% In Between (2018) In Between is a compelling study of Arab women in today's Tel Aviv that's delightful and eye-opening in equal measure.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2017
98% Jane (2017) The skillful assembly of wondrous never-before-seen footage and a rousing Philip Glass score make Jane the definitive tribute to the icon's life and work.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2017
98% One Child Nation (2019) The word important and all its synonyms are overused when describing any film with social and political themes but One Child Nation truly merits all the adjectives.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
97% Three Identical Strangers (2018) Occupying a similar world as recent mystery docs Tickled and The Imposter, Three Identical Strangers is unmissable for any fans of the genre.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2018
97% The Kingmaker (2019) Lauren Greenfield and subjects of wealth and excess - name a better duo.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2019
96% On Her Shoulders (2018) The activist's life in the West has largely been seen through a particularly voyeuristic side of the press and On Her Shoulders gives her a platform to tell us who and what is really important - we need to listen.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2018
96% Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator (2019) Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator takes a single-minded approach, only interested in exposing the moral and legal transgressions of the subject, and the case is beyond convincing.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2019
95% The Breadwinner (2017) The captivating aesthetic, heroic protagonist, moments of levity and weighty themes aid in drawing in youngsters and teaching them about the hardships faced by their peers on the other side of the world.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2017
95% Bisbee '17 (2018) Bisbee '17 is fascinating because it represents a leap forward in the perfection of the filmmaker's style.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2018
95% Shadow (2019) It's a marvel to see auteur Zhang Yimou return with another wuxia epic, over a decade after his last, and approach it in a dazzlingly different way.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
95% Mike Wallace Is Here (2019) Avi Belkin's film about the legendary news correspondent, Mike Wallace Is Here, is both marvellous drama and good journalism.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2019
95% Gully Boy (2019) The brilliant Zoya Akhtar, who, after directing the wonderful Luck By Chance, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, and Dil Dhadakne Do, again demonstrates a knack for depicting the facets of love, life and ambition with her energetic and purposeful new picture.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2019
95% Citizen K (2019) With Citizen K Gibney has made one of his strongest films yet, a rich exposé that speaks truth to power.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2019
94% The American Meme (2018) The American Meme is a fascinating close-up on the lives of memes and the confounding value they have in the digital world.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2018
93% The Cleaners (2018) The moral and political debates around digital cleaning from a unique empirical perspective are what make the brilliantly assembled The Cleaners so compelling.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2019
93% The Feeling of Being Watched (2018) Ethnic and religious prejudices within the FBI aren't gone by the end of The Feeling of Being Watched, but it's heartening to know that there's people like Assia Boundaoui and Bridgeview's supportive community tackling it on the frontlines.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2019
93% The Eyes of Orson Welles (2018) With The Eyes of Orson Welles, Mark Cousins claims his stake as the Ken Burns of documentaries on cinema history.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2018
93% Romantic Comedy (2019) Elizabeth Sankey provides an intelligent and riveting commentary on the history of American rom-coms in the aptly titled Romantic Comedy, a piercing analysis of the genre's codes and conventions and how they've evolved over the past century.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2019
93% Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin (2020) Stylistically, it is fairly standard Herzog, but that standard is higher than most filmmakers' efforts anyway. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted May 28, 2019
93% Panga (2020) Panga is an inspiring love letter to mothers everywhere, telling them that their dreams are valid.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2020
92% Journey's End (2018) Powered by memorable performances and Dibb's sobering deconstruction of the individuals who fought for their country, the engrossing Journey's End is a hard-nosed, hard-hitting centennial tribute to Britain's heroes.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2018
92% The Painted Bird (2020) This is a three-hour nightmare that I couldn't wake up from - a thoroughly absorbing character study achieved through astonishing formalism.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2019
92% Thappad (2020) Thappad is one of the finest Hindi domestic dramas in recent years.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2020