Devan Coggan

Critic

USA

Devan Coggan is a reviewer and contributing writer for Entertainment Weekly

Liyana

Date: 21 Jul 2017 Category: TV/Film
10.0 Rating
Liyana looks unlike any documentary you've ever seen before. On one hand, Aaron and Amanda Kopp's feature film takes an in-depth look at the real lives of five orphaned children in Swaziland. At the same time, it weaves an inspiring tale of a fictional young girl named Liyana, who sets out on a dangerous journey to rescue her young twin brothers. Here's the twist: Liyana's story comes directly from the imaginations of the five young children a ...