An aspiring poet in 1950s New York has his ordered world shaken when he embarks on a week-long retreat to save his hell raising hero, Dylan Thomas.
- " Summoning performances that saturate the screen, and dialogue that does just as much, Set Fire to the Stars proves to be as ambiguously affecting as its tortured source " – Cameron Ward (One Room With A View)
- " This melancholic picture, filmed in South Wales, should make a fine addition to contemporary reflections on the famously roguish poet. " – Ed Frankl (CineVue)
- " Gorgeous, evocative and well performed … " – Gary Goldstein (Los Angeles Times)