"Don't miss this flick if you have ever wondered what Ry Cooder's career might've looked like if he never left Cuba after working with Buena Vista Social Club."
—Sky Blue Window
"A deeply complicated portrait of an angel-voiced musician"
—The New York Times
"Beyond standard music doc conventions to a much more intriguing look
at the wide chasm that lies between talent and fame"
—What (Not) To Doc
"A globetrotting tale layered with complexity...the film is naturally stellar. "
"A subtle, extremely candid portrait of a curiously charming ex-convict"
—International Film Festival Rotterdam