With 89% on Rotten Tomatoes, the biographical drama “Maudie” is a delicate and beautiful little film, which is utterly appropriate for the frail person whose life — trying to add beauty to a harsh world — it aims to depict. As Maud, Sally Hawkins is outstanding in depicting the physical impairments that the artist struggled with, as well as the fiercely loving spirit that kept her going through incredible hardships.
Time out say ‘As unassuming and gentle as its subject, Maudie breaks your heart with its infectious positivity and an outstanding Sally Hawkins, who can always be relied on for an emotionally sturdy, big-hearted performance.’