Disappointed in the press after knowing "Leaving Neverland," the documentary directed by Dan Reed, who was premiered this Friday at the Sundance Film Festival.
The film lasts four hours and is divided into two parts, tells the story of Michael Jackson and the relationship he would have with two boys, seven and ten, and their families. "Now, in the thirties, they tell how they have been sexually maltreated by Jackson," says the story.
Several reporters shared their thoughts about the film.
"A 10-minute break in the middle of Michael Jackson's 4-hour documentary on child sexual abuse in Sundance," writes journalist Kevin Fallon. "Even if you think you know or do not know, the content of this is worse than you can imagine. Again, we are halfway there, "he added.
Indieire's David Ehrlich said he would need 400 people to clean up again while Variety's Matt Donnelly reported that healthcare professionals had been installed in the cinema to help audience members fail. movie content.
"During a 10-minute interruption, members of the audience looked a little dazed. At the end of the screen, the crowd seemed totally shocked.