Monthly Archives: January 2011

Catfish

Alliance released Catfish on DVD in Canada on January 4, 2011. Help sup­port Toronto Screen Shots by buy­ing it on Amazon.ca. Catfish (Directors: Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost): I finally got see last year’s Sundance sen­sa­tion and have to say … Continue read­ing

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French Launch Online Film Festival

UPDATE: I’m dis­ap­poin­ted to report that here in Canada, it appears that all of the fea­ture films are region-blocked. While I enjoy shorts, I was look­ing for­ward to check­ing out a few of the fea­tures. What really stinks about this … Continue read­ing

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Before the Revolution (Prima della rivoluzione)

Before the Revolution (Prima della rivoluzione) screens at TIFF Bell Lightbox on Friday January 14 at 6:30pm. Buy tick­ets Before the Revolution (Prima della rivoluzione) (Director: Bernardo Bertolucci): Bertolucci’s second fea­ture, and the first writ­ten by the dir­ector, is bound … Continue read­ing

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TIFF Bell Lightbox Presents the Films of Bertolucci

From January 6th-19th, TIFF Bell Lightbox is present­ing a ret­ro­spect­ive of the work of Bernardo Bertolucci, a dir­ector whose work has always hovered around the peri­phery of my vis­ion. I’m look­ing for­ward to cor­rect­ing that over­sight. His film­mak­ing career has … Continue read­ing

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Interview: Jon Korn

I met Sundance shorts pro­gram­mer Jon Korn back in the sum­mer, when he was in town for the Worldwide Short Film Festival. He was a sur­prise bonus guest when I inter­viewed Wholphin editor Brent Hoff (which you can read here), … Continue read­ing

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