Based on 10 Critics
Based on 5 Users
  • The film is impeccable but distant, lacking in spontaneity and not very original. show more

  • Because of the limitations imposed by the nature of Gigante, and because of Jara's simple, almost childish shyness, the film doesn't transcend its characters. Like Jara, it waits and watches. show more

  • Gigante represents the sort of artful low-budget accomplishment that could, and should, be coming out of distressingly stingy Chicago once a year — whatever the subject, whatever the sensibility. show more

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