A beguiling and tender story of personal transformation and courage.
-Duayne Byrge, Hollywood Reporter
A visually haunting story of sex, guilt, love, relationships and the confusion these forces can cause.
-Australian Music Online
Somersault is a movie about the looks on peoples faces and the disparity between the surface and the roiling chaos beneath.
-Stephen Holden, New York Times
Taking the lid off teen life, Cate Shortland reveals the poetry beneath the angst.
-Michael Fitzgerald, Time South Pacific