"One issue that Not a Love Story raises for women's documentary is how feminist discourse can become propaganda and specifically the degree to which film can, or should, represent the mentorship that Klein takes on, pointing a young woman, and thus viewers, in the direction of her ideological, creative, and critical ethic."
-- Joan Nicks
Nicks, Joan. "Not a Love Story: A Film about Pornography—Tabloid Rhetoric in Interventionist Documentary." In Candid Eyes: Essays on Canadian Documentaries, edited by Jim Leach and Jeannette Sloniowski. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2003. (p. 143)