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Five Canadian Films That Were Worth Watching at TIFF (Seriously)

"Made in Canada" shouldn't be a dirty phrase.
Regan Reid
9.18.15
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film

Omar Khadr Tells His Side of the Story in New Documentary

Guantanamo's Child tries to answer the question of who Omar Khadr—a convicted terrorist or an abused child soldier—really is.
Regan Reid
9.14.15
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film

The State of LGBT Film in 2015: A Different Kind of Movie, but Still Largely Under the Radar

A lot has changed in the 25 years since the creation of the Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival.
Regan Reid
5.21.15
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outer space

​The Very Serious Business of Figuring Out How Earth Will Handle First Contact with Aliens

If aliens landed in Central Park tomorrow, how would humankind respond? Would we point every tank and gun squarely on the spacecraft? Or would we offer a more neighbourly greeting?
Regan Reid
4.29.15
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Sorry, But We talked to the Director of ‘Being Canadian’ About All Those Painful Stereotypes

Canadians all live in igloos, snowshoe to work (at the maple syrup factory), wear jean on jean, worship hockey, and are just generally really sorry. That about sums Canadians up, eh?
Regan Reid
4.23.15
Vice Blog
Vice Blog

Forget Hollywood: Watch Documentaries if you Care About Women

At the 2015 Hot Docs film festival, 40 percent of filmmakers are women. It's a stat that Hot Docs is excited to share, and rightly so.
Regan Reid
4.22.15
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I Watched ‘The Nightmare,’ the Terrifying Doc That I Could Have Starred In

VICE made me watch The Nightmare and confront my worst fears. And now I'm doomed to never sleep again.
Regan Reid
4.21.15
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Sonja Bennett Made a Feature Film About Being Fake Pregnant with Twins

We talked to director Sonja Bennett about her movie, <I>Preggoland</i>, which tells the story of Ruth, a perpetually hungover, 35-year-old chain-smoking grocery clerk who lives in her dad's basement before suddenly pretending to be pregnant with twins.
Regan Reid
9.9.14
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film

David Thorpe and Dan Savage Have a Lot to Say about the “Gay Voice”

We interviewed director David Thorpe and writer-podcaster, Dan Savage, about accepting how you sound, and David's new film, <I>Do I Sound Gay</i>.
Regan Reid
9.8.14
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film

Talking To the Directors Who Made a Doc About the Real Guy Behind "Dog Day Afternoon"

John Wojtowicz robbed a Chase Manhattan bank in 1972 to fund his partner's sex change surgery, a crime later immortalized by Al Pacino in <I>Dog Day Afternoon</i>. What followed in John's life was just as compelling, and we spoke to two directors who...
Regan Reid
8.18.14
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We Spoke to Filmmaker Bruce LaBruce About Going Mainstream and the Secret Gay Cabinet In the Conservative Government

We caught up with legendary avant-garde filmmaker Bruce LaBruce to discuss his 20-plus years of filmmaking, what's changed about gay culture since he was a young punk in Toronto, and getting government funding to make a movie about a teenage boy who...
Regan Reid
6.26.14