Serendipity Reviews

November 2, 2019
The picture of an artist as a patient, neither out of control, nor particularly brave and stoic...
October 22, 2019
This personal and profound film is a great introduction to a singular creative force and fascinating person.
October 18, 2019
Nourry has provided attentive audiences with nothing less than a spiritual experience.
Top Critic
October 18, 2019
Per its title, "Serendipity" may allude to the ultimate casting vote of fate, but it also shows the young artist taking what control she can in directing her life, and her potential earthly afterlife too.
October 18, 2019
[T]he narrative and structural choices of Serendipity present a certain distancing effect...
October 18, 2019
Just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness month comes this pivotal documentary that shows a breast cancer diagnosis and treatment in an illuminated and artful light unlike anything before.
October 17, 2019
Not the work artist Prune Nourry will be remembered for, but a good career retrospective wrapped in how she artistically faces a cancer diagnosis.
October 17, 2019
The trouble is that there's nothing here that's really very enlightening. Whilst the film will surely help to promote [Prune Nourry,] as an artist, one cannot help but feel that, from an artistic perspective, she took on this challenge too soon.
October 17, 2019
"Serendipity" can be an extremely intimate documentary, but there are other times when it is curiously remote in elucidating Nourry's artistic intentions. This is not a criticism.
February 15, 2019
Few films feel this immediate and vivid, and Nourry's abilities as a creator translate wonderfully to the medium.
February 14, 2019
"Serendipity" comes by its galvanizing power quite organically, neither making you ever feel pity for Nourry in her unenviable current circumstances or offer some manipulative-feeling sense of empowerment by its end.
February 12, 2019
For better and for worse, the film is both personal memoir and promo reel, and the emotions tend to be undercut by the self-marketing.