Also: Anna, the assassin with a slight feminist bent and a Fakir’s international wanderings
Wonderstruck, from a YA novel, is the VIFF closing film this year.
Midnight’s Children revives the magic and the painful history of India.
Circumstance, set in Iran and soon to play at VIFF, co-stars a young Port Moody woman. For more on that and other glimpses ahead to this year's festival, read more.