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Your numerology cycles: April
Magic reelism: smoke & mirrors
Rx for youngsters: Take physic, pomp
Two good kids films (though one is better for adults) and...
"Never the Last," a virtuosic séance
A rock and a hard place
Super hero fun, a not so good Stephen King adaptation and a...
Notes on the revised Dumbo; some worthy Canadian films and...
Reviews of Danny Collins, Clouds of Sil Maria, Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet and more
Age and other issues confront Al Pacino, Juliette Binoche and Kyle Catlett as T.S. Spivet in three of the many new movies this week
Apr 9th, 2015
Canada must deepen relationship with Asia, experts say
Canada lacks a national strategy for responding to the rise of Asia: experts say it's a problem.
Jun 8th, 2013
Wreck-It-Ralph, Flight, The Sessions, Midnight’s Children and The Invisible War: reviews
John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman and Jane Lynch are the main voices in the very entertaining animated movie Wreck-It-Ralph
Nov 2nd, 2012
VIFF picks: García Bernal in NO, Monsanto in Bitter Seeds
Gael García Bernal revives Chilean history in NO, one of today’s VIFF picks.
Oct 1st, 2012
Mehta and Rushdie weave intricate history
I must confess, I’ve never read a Salman Rushdie book. Nor have I ever seen a Deepa Mehta film. The latter is more shocking considering what a film nerd I am and the fact that my parents were...
Sep 26th, 2012
Brave, four new indies (including a must-see) and Hot Docs reviewed
Brave is like a newly-found Grimm Brothers fairy tale except for one very independent princess.
Jun 22nd, 2012
VolunTourism: seeing the world to save the world has unexpected complexities
Emily Chan graduated from high school and became a "VolunTourist" in rural India. Now she looks back.
Jun 6th, 2012
Dark Shadows, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Headhunters, plus a Canadian bank robber and a headstrong mother
Judy Dench is one of seven seniors who experience India in The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
May 8th, 2012
The New Punjab
Why making Punjab a state within a state would mean great things for India's future.
Apr 12th, 2012
Saint Mary's craft co-operative helps Indian women overcome gender barriers and double earnings
Handmade crafts make great holiday presents, but how can Canadians ensure a genuine difference for a communities in developing countries? This story explores a Fair Trade co-operative in India.
Jan 7th, 2012