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January 21, 2018

Park City, Utah —  While the rest of the world either ignores climate change or frets about what might happen some day in the distant future when sea levels rise, Anote Tong, the former president of Kiribati, a tiny island nation in the Pacific Ocean, is desperately co...

January 17, 2017

IS COMING TO CANADA!!!

It's no moose-take! National Canadian Film Day 150, to be presented by REEL CANADA on April 19, 2017, is being billed as the largest film festival to ever take place in the world. Across the country, in every kind of venue imaginable -- think mili...

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Movies I can't live without  

 

Toronto Star movie critic Peter Howell has written a book about his 25 favourite movies, with highly personal reviews from Apocalypse Now to The Wizard of Oz.  

Here's a sample of his review of 2001: A Space Odyssey, his all-time favourite film: 

 

It was billed as "the ultimate trip," and the hyperbole was justified, then as now.

Stanley Kubrick's space opus still seems like the future, 52 years after its release and 19 years after its significant title year. It never gets old and I never tire of seeing it, even after 50-plus viewings..."

 

 UPCOMING EVENTS: 

 

01/22/15:  Sundance Film Festival begins

 

05/13/15:  Cannes Film Festival begins

 

09/04/15:  Toronto International Film Festival begins

 

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