STRANGE POWERS: STEPHIN MERRITT AND THE MAGNETIC FIELDS
Directed by Kerthy Fix.
World Premiere, SXSW 2010. Official selections, Hot Docs and Full Frame Film Festivals, 2010. Winner, Best Documentary Feature, OutFest 2010
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"A highly polished take." - NPR
"Well-crafted ... Sure to turn on new listeners." - Variety
"Most fan-docs are fairly remedial, but Strange Powers is more sophisticated than the norm ... What sets Strange Powers apart is how [the film evokes] the peculiar headspace Merritt occupies while he’s working." - AV CLUB
"Strange Powers moves with lightness, verve and charm ... It's an endearing and absorbing film." - The Oregonian