Jeannette Catsoulis(New York Times): Addressing the Israeli-Palestinian interfere through stylized compositions, nontraditional narrative and a stripped-downward aesthetic, Jessica Habie's "Mars at Sunrise" distills a war among many to a single, devastating duel.
Zachary Wigon(Village Voice): Using its tale as a launching pad for isolate visuals, the picture reminds viewers that smooth the most striking images demand context to create anything like drama.
Louis Proyect(rec.arts.movies.reviews): A fancy-like collage of the Palestinian actual observation focused on its artist lead person. An art movie in the most expedient. see the various meanings of good sense of the term.
Nora Lee Mandel(Film-Forward.com): Attempts to be the means of experimental cinema to the Israeli vocation and has flashes of innovative good fortune amidst didacticism, confusing imagery [and] Suliman's potent scenes.
Marsha McCreadie(Film Journal International): Defiant doppelgangers limn the Israeli conflict, but didacticism destroys the strain.