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Women on an elaborate heist, farm work by women while the men are off to war and a modern gothic horror
Also Jodie Foster patching up criminals and two documentaries about major artists
Jun 7th, 2018
The Huntsman without Snow White, celebrities at a fashion gala and the latest from two stars we like
It’s not too early to think about DOXA, the documentary festival that starts on May 5. You’ll need time because there’s lots to read in the catalogue that’s now out and available at JJ Bean...
Apr 22nd, 2016
New in Vancouver: Reese Witherspoon in Wild, Exodus, The Overnighters, a good Samaritan’s ordeal
Reese Witherspoon hikes the Pacific Crest Trail in her new film, Wild
Dec 12th, 2014
Miss Representation screening empowers women to take the media back
The film Miss Representation aims is to re-empower women, its message is nonetheless valuable for all audiences.
Jun 23rd, 2012
Are high heels unhealthy?
They're tall, they're gorgeous, and they're a necessity. Thanks to celebrities, high heels have been appropriated for everyday wear. No longer are they reserved for special occasions. Rather, with...
Jul 29th, 2011
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith deny divorce rumors
After trending on twitter for hours, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith have officially denied reports that they are getting a divorce. Will Smith's son from a previous marriage, Trey, tweeted:...
Aug 23rd, 2011
Bill Cunningham New York, a life of fashion photography
One camera, an aging bicycle, and a heart-melting smile -- fashion photographer Bill Cunningham and his lifelong love of fashion has inspired viewers from around the world. The new documentary...
May 9th, 2011
Gay men who came out in 2010
Ricky even wrote a book about it!
Dec 20th, 2010
Gossip queen Lainey Lui channels bitchiness into blogs
Which Vancouver-based blogger and self-proclaimed “opinionated bitch” has become a big-name in the world of celebrity gossip? To smuthounds around the city, the answer should be obvious. Elaine “...
Oct 9th, 2010
TIFF’s the time for gift-giving
Apart from overloading on amazing films, The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is the best time for celebrity spotting. And when there’s celebrity, there’s PR and marketing opportunity.
Sep 5th, 2010