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Jobs

Jobs (Director: Joshua Michael Stern): Steve Jobs is the title Walter Isaacson gave to his author­ized bio­graphy of the former Apple CEO. It is thor­ough, hon­est and insight­ful. By con­trast, Joshua Michael Stern’s biopic is suit­ably titled Jobs. It provides … Continue read­ing

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The Lady

The Lady (Director: Luc Besson): Director Luc Besson steps out of his com­fort zone with The Lady, a biopic about Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burmese politi­cian who spent almost 15 years under house arrest in her fam­ily com­pound for … Continue read­ing

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Carlos

Carlos (Director: Olivier Assayas): The pro­spect of sit­ting down to watch a 330-minute film is always a little bit daunt­ing, but luck­ily I found myself at the TIFF Bell Lightbox’s largest aud­it­or­ium, sur­roun­ded by only 6 other brave souls. In … Continue read­ing

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