"A beautiful and soulful doc with mesmerizing sound and music. The film is also an astonishing testament to how Malian musicians and artists resist against the country’s socio-political climate in order to pursue their passion for music."
Katie O'Connor Lansing State Journal
"This documentary highlights the contradictions of Diawara’s calling and passion in life, and the always looming threat for Islamic repression in her homeland of Mali. "
Michael McNeely Lansing State Journal