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"With grace and subtlety, Alexandra Moltke Isles has cast a warm light on the lives of each of these custodians of treasure as she humanizes for us the enormous collection that the Met administers."

Patty de Llosa
Parabola magazine
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"The strength of Alexandra Isles' Hidden Treasures documentary is how it brings the art to life, through the eyes of the caretaking staff. In a perhaps counter-intuitive fashion, their often unsung perspectives add color and romance to the various pieces, even from within the context of the museum setting."

David W. Leinweber
Oxford College of Emory University
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"One of the many virtues of "Hidden Treasures," subtitled "Stories From a Great Museum," is that the people who are discussing works of art in New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art have a deeply personal relationship with these works. As a result, their comments have a depth, even a mystical quality that heightens our own understanding of the many dimensions that make these objects worthy of inclusion in this great institution."

Howard Kissel
Blogger, Cultural Tourist, The Huffington Post
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projologo"Alexandra M. Isles' documentary "Hidden Treasures: Stories from a Great Museum," showing Saturday afternoon as part of the SENE Film, Music & Arts Festival, is a valentine to the people who work behind the scenes — and sometimes out front — at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art."

Michael Janusonis, Arts Writer, The Providence Journal
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