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Hand Line Cod

(TORONTO, ON) – This is another nifty short from our good friends at the National Film Board. Hopefully, if you caught some films at the…


Massimo Bottura in the kitchen in The Theatre of Life.Photo courtesy of the National Film Board.

Film Review: The Theatre Of Life

Food and Being Part of a Family (TORONTO, ON) – This documentary is a tasty mix of social gastronomy, food porn, recollections of the dispossessed…


Workers at the Windsor Assembly Plant install window and trim.Contributed image courtesy of FCA Canada.

OFL Seeks Employment Opinions

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Ontario government is in the process of reviewing labour laws in the province. To help, the Ontario Federation of Labour is…


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A Nation Holds Its Breath

(TORONTO, ON) – You’ll be holding your breath too. A young Irish couple Gainead (Sam Keeley) and Nancy (Barbara Brennan) sit on their living room…


Le Déni, directed by Claudia Hébert, was screened 1 November 2016 at the Spadina Theatre in Toronto, as part of Cine Franco 2016.Trailer screenshot.

Le Déni, The Denial

I thought Ciné Franco Film Festival had hit the dust due to financial difficulties but, no, it was back again in Toronto, showcasing Franco film….


Scent of Mandarin, (2015) from France and directed by Gilles Legrand, was screened 29 October 2016, at Cine Franco Film Festival in Toronto.

Scent Of Mandarin

(TORONTO, ON) – Scent of Mandarin is a lushly shot and superbly well-acted French film perhaps enjoyable for its entertainment value, but is a film…


Made in France, France, 2014, Director Nicholas Boukhrief, 92 minutes, part of 2016 Cine Franco Film Festival, screening on Friday, October 28, 2016, at Alliance Franҫaise, at 24 Spadina Road, Toronto.

Made In France And Banned in France

(TORONTO, ON) – The 2014 French film, Made in France was banned from theatrical release. It’s an exciting tale of an investigative journalist infiltrating a…


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Angry Inuk At WIFF

(TORONTO, ON) – Do you remember Paul McCartney being invited to watch the clubbing of those cute white seal pups? Indeed, it was a brutal…


A Chorus Line is performed by Arts Collective Theatre and opened 7 October 2016 at the Olde Walkerville Theatre.Photo by Mike Elford.

A Chorus Line Is A Singular Sensation

(WINDSOR, ON) – A Chorus Line opened October 7 at the Olde Walkerville Theatre to a full house of enthusiastic and appreciative spectators. A post-production…


Diving into the Unknown follows the recovery efforts of two Finnish divers who died while cave diving in Norway.Screen capture.

Diving Into The Unknown

By Kennedy Jones, PHD (HALIFAX, NS) – If Torontonians are humiliated by their beloved Toronto Maple Leafs then they should be proud of the Hot…