#1. Must-List: "A loving documentary about a puppeteer who's brightened the lives of countless children weaned on Sesame Street." - Entertainment Weekly Must List

"A behind-the-feathers look at the soul of Sesame Street." - TIME

"An involving and affectionate study of Caroll Spinney, whose Sesame Street bird we've all been following for almost half a century." - Village Voice

"A must-see for Sesame Street fans." - Time Out New York

"A fascinating and life-affirming story." - Toronto Star

"3.5 out of 4 stars." - RogerEbert.com

"Powerful." - The Guardian

"Sweet, touching and fascinating." - Richard Roeper

"Highly endearing." - Film Journal International

"You'll smile, grow misty-eyed and likely be awestruck." - Times Colonist

"I AM BIG BIRD: The Caroll Spinney Story is sheer joy." - Cinema Sentries

"A magical delight." - Culver City Explorer

"3.5 out of 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

"I AM BIG BIRD is simply gleeful viewing." - Moviefone

"Your heart will melt." - Twitch Film