Montreal

Film

Why This Movie Cast People Who Are Facially Different

Montreal filmmaker Alexandre Franchi explores the world of the facially-different—along with a cast requiring no make-up—in his new film Happy Face.
Matthew Hays
10.3.18
porn

Canadian Rapper’s Mid-Life Crisis Leads Him to Making a Porno

Josh “Socalled” Dolgin discovers the joys of making an arthouse adult film, “The Housesitter,” which will have its premiere at the Pop Montreal cultural festival.
Matthew Hays
9.10.18
crime

Leader of Far-Right Group Arrested for Invasion of VICE Office

Raphaël Lévesque, known as "Raf Stomper," is accused of criminal harassment and intimidation.
Justine de l'Église
6.19.18
LGBTQ

When Being Queer Means You Don’t Fit Your Job’s ‘Aesthetic’

I can tell you first-hand that the service industry is still a stagnant, writhing shit-hole of sexist, discriminatory behaviour.
Lori Fox
5.23.18
Canadian Far Right Extremism

Montreal Neighbourhood Grapples With the Neo-Nazi in their Midst

Since leading North American neo-Nazi “Zeiger’ was found to be living in Rosemont-Petite-Patrie, posters and protesters have come for him.
Rob Csernyik
5.17.18
comedy

Comedians Tell Us the Most Epic Fails They’ve Seen at Open Mics

“Then she spread her legs and pulled her underwear to the side, showing everyone her vulva. To be honest, that was the best joke of the night.”
Graham Isador
5.2.18
Drugs

Two Montreal Religious Groups Can Now Legally Import Ayahuasca

Hurray! No more trips to Peru.
Simon Coutu
4.12.18
Religion

Inside the Montreal Temple That Worships the Dick

According to the Montreal-based Temple Priapus, God is very phallocentric.
Matthew Hays
3.7.18
crime

A Mafia Acquittal Is the Latest L for Quebec Law Enforcement

Crime experts are expecting Montreal’s gang wars to heat up this year.
Patrick Lejtenyi
2.26.18
RACISM

Why Montreal Was a Hotbed for Neo-Nazis in the 90s

Photographer who documented the scene decades ago sees parallels with today
Brigitte Noël
1.18.18
Canada

Montrealer Makes Snow Car, Fools Cops

We talked to the guy behind the epic prank.
Mack Lamoureux
1.17.18
politics

Valérie Plante Becomes Montreal’s First Female Mayor in History

Plante pulled off one of the greatest political upsets in modern Canadian history.
Mack Lamoureux
11.6.17