"…it leads us to quietly reflect on how much our society has become insensitive and too forgiving. Where is the anger? We welcome intelligent and piercing films like CONFESSIONAL.”
"…a casually winning first-person narrative that is funny and insightful and not a little cynical, tossing in along the way every trick known to an independent filmmaker…"
"Young and energetic, quick and inventive, Confessional is a fine example of where our local cinema ought to be heading, if everything goes right."
"…screeches its staggering drive into a tunnel of guileless collisions – – from personal, political, social, and traditional maladies to ephemeral and quizzical assassinations of truth…"
“…simple yet with meaning and depth. As a social commentary, it has that creativity and ingenuity in presenting the Philippine sub-cultural differences aggravated by history, geography, and politics."
"…handsomely made, surprisingly sleek and very entertaining."