Involving and affectionate.
— VILLAGE VOICE

3.5 out of 4 stars
— ROGEREBERT.COM

Powerful.
— THE GUARDIAN

Highly endearing
— FILM JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL

Unforgettable moments.
— ESQUIRE

A must-see for any Muppet fan (8.5/10)
— MOVIEBUZZERS

You’ll smile, grow misty-eyed and likely be awestruck.
— TIMES COLONIST

5 Stars
— STAR PULSE

I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney story is sheer joy.
— CINEMA SENTRIES

A magical delight
— CULVER CITY EXPLORER

3.5/4 stars: thoroughly entertaining... a joy to watch.
— THE GLOBE AND MAIL

One of the most emotionally effective performing arts docs that’s ever been made.
— DORK SHELF

The triumphant tearjerker of this year’s Hot Docs film festival... speaks to the heart of a viewer and brings out the softie in everyone.
— POV MAGAZINE

A fascinating look at the life of the man who has played the iconic ‘Sesame Street’ character for 45 years and counting.
— THE TORONTO STAR

I AM BIG BIRD is simply gleeful viewing.
— MOVIEFONE

Tugs at the heartstrings...
— BRAMPTON GUARDIAN

Your heart will melt.
— TWITCH FILM