I am Heath Ledger

I am Heath Ledger

I am Heath Ledger

Biographical doco on Oscar-winner Heath Ledger, who gave exceptional performances in Brokeback Mountain and The Dark Knight before his passing in 2008. Includes a wealth of interviews from the likes of director Ang Lee and actor Ben Mendelsohn.

2017Rating: M, Offensive language92 minsUSA
Documentary
Director:
Adrian Buitenhuis (feature debut)Derik Murray ('I Am Chris Farley', 'Johnny Cash: American Rebel', 'I Am Bruce Lee')
Writer:
Hart Snider
Cast:
Heath LedgerAng LeeBen MendelsohnNaomi WattsDjimon HounsouEmile Hirsch

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I am Heath Ledger / Reviews

Variety

Variety

"I Am Heath Ledger" is a catchy and seductive portrait of an extraordinary artist, but it leaves you wanting more, because you know it's not close to being all of Heath Ledger.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

The sheer number of people reminiscing in such sincere, unfeigned, heartfelt ways makes the film an uncommonly tender portrait of a celebrity, infused with a sense of humanity.

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Stuff

Stuff

[Paints] a portrait of a young man who aimed to live every moment to the fullest, but who didn't always have confidence in his own abilities.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

I Am Heath Ledger offers intimacy but little sense of discovery.

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Herald Sun

Herald Sun

When comes to completing an honest portrait of the real Heath Ledger, the film falls well short of expectations.

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FilmInk

FilmInk

An unabashedly affectionate portrait of Ledger the artist and Ledger the man.

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