In America accomplishes that rare feat of producing a haunting,
dreaml ike narrative without sacrificing any of the elements
that ground a film in realism.It’s one of the most emotionally
engaging films I have ever seen.
Girlhood is an amazing, sobering but must-see look at the
way many young people are now coming-of-age and poses the
question of how this country can work to give them back the
childhoods they deserve..