"Outstanding!"- The New York Times
"Essential! ...a fine debut!"
"Vivid and fluently shot. Top quality visuals convey the movement's energy and optimism, right up to a crossroads moment as Evo locks arms with Fidel and an especially exuberant Hugo Chávez."
- Slant Magazine
"Both refreshing and just plain fun. Landes has a way of honing in on the most piercing and hilarious moments on the trail." - Village Voice
"Cocalero surprises with its liveliness, its degree of intimacy, its casualness, even its sense of humour...but also for its lack of political prejudice." - Pagina 12 (Argentina)
"Captures the intimacy of Evo Morales and achieves a direct and concise film in the best cinema verite style." - El Clarin (Argentina)