The Fabelmans (2023)
A deeply personal portrait of a 20th century American childhood, Steven Spielberg’s The Fabelmans is a cinematic memory of the forces, and family, that shaped the filmmaker’s life and career.
A universal coming-of-age story about an isolated young man’s pursuit of his dreams, the film is an exploration of love, artistic ambition, sacrifice and the moments of discovery that allow us to see the truth about ourselves, and our parents, with clarity and compassion.
“Spielberg’s beguiling ode to a life made by movies will leave you on a high”
The Guardian ★★★★★
“By far the most personal of his career”
Radio Times ★★★★★
“A gloriously tender origin story for Spielberg’s life and work”
The Telegraph ★★★★★
“It’s charming and it’s funny, a sunny disposition offsetting the sorrow”