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  • 40
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    This meta-theatrical attempt at creating a comically subversive film is far too self-indulgent to provide insight into its important themes. show more

  • 25
    Chuck Bowen Slant Magazine

    The film is ultimately more concerned with Caveh Zahedi's attempts to pursue a variety of dull passing fancies than with any larger agenda. show more

  • 70
    Village Voice

    The Sheik and I is funny and visually inventive, which leavens its often bleak vision of the state of freedom in the some parts of the world. show more

  • 60
    Jeannette Catsoulis The New York Times

    Poking the bear of repression has consequences beyond Mr. Zahedi's immediate artistic goals, as this layered, intermittently fascinating documentary makes abundantly clear. show more

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