Encounter Point - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Encounter Point Reviews

Page 1 of 1
July 20, 2021
By bringing those bloodied by the feud together, in the unlikeliest of encounters, deep in the heart of "enemy territory" -- no matter how entrenched their views and hardened their hearts -- seeds of understanding can be sown.
July 14, 2007
Perhaps it may have something to do with its nternational -- and predominantly female -- crew, but ENCOUNTER POINT actually posits a glimmer of hope for a nonviolent solution to a problem that has existed for generations.
Full Review | Original Score: B
March 1, 2007
In this fascinating documentary, directors Ronit Avni and Julia Bacha ask what kind of person counters malicious violence with activist conciliation, but offer neither pat answers nor false redemption.
February 16, 2007
Face-to-face encounters are affecting, if brief.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
November 16, 2006
It isn't often that you see a film about Israelis and Palestinians that can be called hopeful, but Ronit Avni's assured, thoughtful and clear-eyed documentary certainly qualifies.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
November 13, 2006
It may not break any new aesthetic ground, but Encounter Point might just be the most optimistic film about this conflict you'll ever see.
Page 1 of 1