review

My Scientology Movie

By Kennedy Jones (HALIFAX, NS) – Take a brief visit to the Church of Scientology website and it appears to be an outstanding organization concerned…


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…


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…


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…


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, 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

(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 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…


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 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…