Category Archives: Lists

Best Films of 2012

It’s almost impossible for me to make lists, and yet I com­puls­ively am drawn to mak­ing them, or read­ing other people’s. This is espe­cially true with film, where for me the pleas­ures of dis­cov­ery out­weigh any sense of sat­is­fac­tion of … Continue read­ing

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Best Music of 2012

NOTE: I am cross-post­ing this from my other blog, Consolation Champs because I wanted to try present­ing the album cov­ers a little dif­fer­ently. If you’ve already read this post there, pay no atten­tion. I’m real­iz­ing that I haven’t done this … Continue read­ing

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Moen Mohamed: The Best of Hot Docs 2012

Editor’s Note: I’m very happy to wel­come back Moen Mohamed to Toronto Screen Shots. Chances are that if you see movies in Toronto, you know Moen. He sees more films than any­one I know and I’ve always val­ued his opin­ions … Continue read­ing

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Blind Spots: Directors

Okay, this is def­in­itely not meant to add to my already bur­den­some film-view­ing work­load for 2012, but as I was think­ing about the idea of cine­matic blind spots, I wondered about the idea of lar­ger gaps of know­ledge. How many … Continue read­ing

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Blind Spots Series 2012

Every time I get together with other film blog­gers here in Toronto, some­body inev­it­ably gasps in hor­ror as someone else admits that they haven’t seen a par­tic­u­lar movie. This has always been amus­ing to me, because, you know, every­one has … Continue read­ing

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