• Stories We Tell (2013)

Stories We Tell

Release Date: May 10th, 2013

DVD Release Date: September 3rd, 2013

PG-13 |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

Through a series of revealing interviews, filmmaker Sarah Polley investigates the truth about her family history.

Cast: Sarah Polley, Michael Polley, Harry Gulkin

Director: Sarah Polley

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: National Film Board of Canada

Keywords: Emotional

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    Bob MondelloNPR

    Seriously, one of the most jaw-dropping revelations occurs halfway through the final credits. All of which makes the stories Sarah Polley tells in Stories We Tell an enormously intriguing lot. show more

  • 100
    Claudia PuigUSA Today

    Sarah Polley's memoir is a poignant, funny and engrossing film, challenging our notions of memory and family mythology. show more

  • 80
    The Hollywood Reporter

    This playfully complex and gently slippery analysis of memory and personal narrative manages to engage us in what's essentially the private business, some might even say the dirty laundry, of total strangers. show more

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