“Masterful...shows us the undeniable power of cinema."
– Huffington Post

“One of the most powerful documentaries ever crafted about the current nature of race relations in America.”
– Toronto Film Scene

“Up-close, slice-of-life documentary."
– New York Times

“For Ahkeem is THE millennial documentary on Black girlhood"
– Jet

“This verite doc about a St. Louis teen offers compellingly humane proof of the fact that Black lives matter”
– IndieWire

“A quietly impactful documentary with the texture of a narrative feature.”
– The Hollywood Reporter

“A poignant look at Black girlhood”
– Essence

“The deeply personal tale of one young student as she experiences loss, love and dreams that never fade.”
– People Magazine

“We see and feel what Boonie is experiencing and it changes how we see life...Truly amazing”
- Unseen Films

“Intimate and touching”
– The Playlist

“Incredibly moving"
– Paste Magazine

“A remarkable experience”
– The Knockturnal

“This cinematically stunning and powerful film will leave you breathless and should be considered required viewing”
– Picture Motion