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Solid performances and Barzman’s sensitive handling help to elevate the pic above the realm of the familiar.
VARIETY

With about as stacked a deck of actors a director could hope to acquire, Paolo Barzman’s adaptation of Matt Cohen’s novel Emotional Arithmetic is brought to life by the ensemble talents…the incredible cast basically put on a master class of humanistic acting, ensuring that Emotional Arithmetic equals profound impact
EXCLAIM

Emotional Arithmetic stays well within the terrain established by many other movies about characters who continue to feel the repercussions of the Holocaust decades later. Familiar it may be, the experience is still much enriched by the high calibre of the lead performances…Ultimately, it’s the quietest scenes that carry the most weight.
EYE WEEKLY

“We’re absolutely delighted to have ‘Emotional Arithmetic’ close this year’s (Toronto 2007) Festival”
INDIEWIRE

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