Begrudging Optimism and Much Gloom - Frieze

Four upcoming compelling films that tell us something about our future - Dazed

The 11 Best Movies of the 2019 SXSW Film Festival - Variety

The Best and Worst Documentaries of the 2019 SXSW Film Festival - Flavorwire

SXSW 2019 Women Directors: Meet Brett Story – “The Hottest August” - Women & Hollywood

SXSW 2019: 14 Must-See Films at This Year’s Festival, From ‘Us’ to ‘Booksmart’ - IndieWire

11 terrific documentaries to look for from the True/False film festival - Vox

The Hottest August Is a Climate Change Documentary With No Easy Answers - Slate

Our Little Corner of the World: A Report from the 2019 True/False Film Fest - Paste Magazine

'The Hottest August': Documenting Climate Change in a World of Crises - No Film School

“I’m Really Interested in Expanding What We Call ‘Political Cinema'”: Brett Story on The Hottest August - Filmmaker Magazine

Interview: Brett Story - Film Comment

True/False ‘19 Review: The Warmth of Humanity Illuminates Brett Story’s Cool Portrait of the Future “The Hottest August” - Moveable Fest

Dreaming an altered future at True/False 2019 - Sight & Sound