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Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2012

Toronto’s favour­ite genre film fest­ival kicks off its 7th great year tonight, back at its old home the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema. Presenting 20 fea­ture films and, just as excit­ing to me, 29 short films over its 9 day run, … Continue read­ing

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Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2011

It’s been a long 14 months since the last edi­tion of Toronto’s best genre film fest­ival. Toronto After Dark decided to move back to their tra­di­tional October (think Hallowe’en!) time slot after a couple of years in August. It was … Continue read­ing

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Fantasia International Film Festival 2011

Celebrating 15 years of present­ing Montréal audi­ences with some of the best genre cinema from around the world, this year’s Fantasia International Film Festival takes place from July 14-August 7. There’s a very small pos­sib­il­ity that I might be able … Continue read­ing

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FUTURESTATES Season 2

Last year, I was very excited by the first “sea­son” of FUTURESTATES, a series of shorts com­mis­sioned by the Independent Television Service (ITVS) to explore the fol­low­ing ques­tion: ” What will become of America in five, 25, or even 50 … Continue read­ing

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Womb

Womb (Director: Benedek Fliegauf): I love films which take a sci­ence fic­tion premise or set­ting and then show us real char­ac­ters react­ing to that premise or set­ting. Womb prom­ised to be an inter­est­ing explor­a­tion of some of the more del­ic­ate … Continue read­ing

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