Moving Midway - A Documentary by Godfrey Cheshire


The House Next Door, June 12, 2009
Moving Midway

Curled Up with a Good DVD, March 3rd, 2009
Moving Midway Review

Cynical Cinema: February 17th, 2009
Moving Midway
is a remarkable film...

GreenCine Daily: February 17th, 2009
DVD OF THE WEEK: Moving Midway

IFC.Com: February 17th, 2009
On DVD: "Moving Midway"

Lexington (Ky.) Herald-Leader: February 17th, 2009
Movie maker changes family's history in story

Los Angeles Times: October 17, 2008
'Moving Midway' digs into the South's roots

Chicago Tribune: October 17, 2008
'Moving Midway' (4 stars!) moves an old plantation house, finds its historical foundation

Chicago Reader: October 17, 2008
Moving Midway Capsule by Andrea Gronvall

Time Out Chicago: October 16, 2008
Moving Midway (4 Stars out of 6)

MTV.Com (by Kurt Loder): October 17, 2008
'Moving Midway': Race Relations
A remarkable documentary about the new New South

Knoxville News-Sentinel: October 17, 2008
'Midway' cleans house with humor (4 1/2 stars out of 5)

Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times: October 15 2008
Moving Midway

Lobo's Rants: September 16, 2008
Movie Review: Moving Midway

The Sly Fox: September 16, 2008
Film Critic Retraces His Slaveholding Roots in Thumbs-Up Documentary

New York Post: September 12, 2008
Moving Scenes in Story of This Old House

The Cine File: September 13, 2008
Moving Midway

International Film Journal
Moving Midway

The Nation: September 17, 2008
Moving Midway Review
(Note: Midway review follows review of Burn After Reading in same article)

National Public Radio: September 18, 2008
In 'Moving Midway,' A House And Its Home Truths

The Christian Science Monitor: September 12, 2008
Review: 'Moving Midway'

Raleigh News & Observer: September 19, 2008
'Moving' unpacks the family baggage

The Independent Weekly: September 17, 2008
Indy critic Godfrey Cheshire's Moving Midway
Reassessing the history of a Southern family

The New York Observer: September 16, 2008
Good Housekeeping

The New Yorker: September 15, 2008
Moving Midway

American History Magazine: October 2008
Film Review (.pdf)

New York Times (full review): September 12, 2008
Packing Up the Plantation and Finding Distant, Unexpected Connections

New York Magazine: September 7, 2008
Back to Basics: The Power and Glory of Moving Midway

New York Daily News: September 11, 2008
Short Takes, Moving Midway

New York Sun: September 12, 2008
Moving Midway:
Made in America

Entertainment Weekly: September 11, 2008
Moving Midway
(.pdf file)

The Village Voice (full review): September 10, 2008
A White Southern Family's Alterna-History Meets Reality in Moving Midway
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

About.Com: 4 1/2 Stars
A Profoundly Poignant and Personal Documentary

Variety: March 26, 200
Moving Midway

The New York Times (mini-review): March 26, 2008
Big Ideas in Deceptively Small Packages by A.O. Scott

The Village Voice (mini-review): March 25th, 2008
New Directors/New Films Brings the New Class

Slant Magazine: March 16, 2008
Moving Midway