"By experimenting with portraiture, narrative and the formal conventions of film, Peter Mackie Burns has created a work which gives the audience a visceral, at times awkward, but ultimately unforgettable experience. You won't leave Come Closer at the cinema door"
"A tour de force. The best film about that city and its soul that has ever been made."
"Amazing editing. Layers still connecting in my mind"
"Great with many laugh out moments. Really moving too."
"A moving and poignant wee gem. Go see."
"An amazing film. Well done!"
"The film was awesome. The vibe in the cinema was great."
"A real pleasure."
"Really enjoyed the film. It made my day. Funny and moving!"
"Love how you managed to make a very poignant film using only sensitivity and gentleness. The resulting film speaks very loud without raised voices. A great achievement."
"On a personal note, I am so happy that you make the kind of films that you make. It makes the world feel more hopeful."
"I love you and I love your film. So fuck off."
"A major success."
"Brilliant film. Really loved it".
"There was a quality of empathy in that audience, and an attention, and a sheer relish for the music of Come Closer that was rare and precious and that I will savour for a long time."
"Brilliant. A great homage to Glasgow and its people"
"I really enjoyed come closer."
Berlin Golden Bear-winning director Peter Mackie Burns' latest film Come Closer follows different characters in the city of Glasgow as they deal with life, death and everything in-between.