Sweet Dreams Rwanda


Press & Reviews

Open Electronic Press Kit (8 pgs, PDF , WORD )

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Featured Press

Review: 'Sweet Dreams' serves up a remarkable tale of resilience
-Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times (Film Critic)

Cover to Cover /Open Book - Radio interview with Lisa Fruchtman
-KPFA Radio Program

listen to interview - audio clip

A Little Shop of Possibilities: In ‘Sweet Dreams,’ Rwandan Entrepreneurship
-Miriam Bale, The New York Times (Critics' Pick)

Sweet Dreams: A Powerful Documentary Charting Rwanda's Rebirth
-Ernest Hardy, The Village Voice (Critics' Pick)

Film Review: "Sweet Dreams"
-Scott Foundas, Variety

Sweet Dreams: Film Review
-Frank Scheck, The Hollywood Reporter

Interview: Bringing Ice Cream to Rwanda
-The Brian Lehrer Show, WNYC

Interview with Lisa Fruchtman at Skoll World Forum
-Rahim Kanani, Skoll World Forum

Sweet Dreams - Rob Fruchtman Interview
-Celeste, Projection

'Sweet Dreams' - Reconciliation in Rwanda at DocNYC
-Marcia G. Yerman, Daily Kos

Sweet Dreams: Reconciliation in Rwanda
-D. Schwartz, CineSource

Brooklyn Ice Cream Shop Helps War-Torn Rwandan Women Come Together
-Emily Frost, DNAinfo

Rwanda Documentary Comes To Mill Valley Film Festival
-Ben Trefny, KALW (Radio Interview with Lisa Fruchtman)

Rwandan Women Thrive on 'Sweet Dreams'
-Julie Taboh, Voice of America (Video)

Silverdocs 2012: Sweet Dreams, Tchoupitoulas, Detropia
-AFI (Video)

Joy and 'Sweet Dreams' for Rwanda
-Camille Rogine, Inside the United Nations

Discussion of the Documentary Film 'Sweet Dreams'
-United Nations Webcast (Video)

Berkeley's Rich Tradition of Documentaries Finds Support
-Tracey Taylor, Berkeleyside

'Sweet' Beat Drives Fruchtmans' Rwanda Doc
-Michael Fox, SF 360

Other Press

Women's Business Development Council Brings Sweet Dreams
-Richard Lee, Stamford Advocate

Sweet Dreams: Robert Fruchtman Interview
-Erika Ayn Finch, Sedona Monthly

Actress Phyllis YVonne Stickney Returns After Rescuing a Harlem Neighborhood (scroll down for Sweet Dreams)
-Harlem Arts Alliance, Souleo, Ebony

MIST Harlem pre-opening a sign of good things to come!

Wrapping Silverdocs 2012
-Rania Richardson, Filmmaker Magazine

Tonight at Silverdocs: Ice Cream and Health Care
-Lydia DePillis, Washington City Paper

Silverdocs Announces Complete Lineup with World Premieres of 'Farm,' 'Plimpton!' and 'Dreams'
-Bryce J. Renninger, Indiewire