Shades of Day
was selected by the Rutgers University professor Gerard Pirog for his course in cinema along with
classic works by Bernardo Bertolucci, Akira Kurosawa, Robert
Bresson, Martin Scorsese, Paul Shrader, Erich von Stroheim ...read more
"The film has a magical look...Quite an achievement!.."
Jonathan Dana, producer, former director of acquisition and development for
the Samuel Goldwyn Company.
"Crisply shot, the film has a gritty quality that captures the struggling underside of L.A. In some ways it is Director Sumin's hymn to Los Angeles".
Wade Major, film critic - ENTERTAINMENT TODAY
Francesca Elizabeth Miller, film critic - L.A. MAGAZINE, NIGHTLIFE TONIGHT
"Camilla Bergstrom as "Linda" is a real find. She has a haunted, enigmatic appeal that lights up the screen."
"Philippe Bergeron, who plays "Gary", almost steals every scene in which he appears. He has a particular talent for mugging at the camera that is both poignant and hilarious."
"Crisply shot; well written. The ending will surprise you...
It was definitely not
what I expected."
Mark Lewis, film critic - KXLU-FM, KCSN-FM, CRN