I was born three years too late to witness the groundbreaking event that was Expo 86. The last world’s fair to be held in North America was key in transforming Vancouver from a relatively sleepy port town into a world-class city. We’ve grown quite a bit since then; taller, denser, richer, and ever more colourful. […]
Teenage dreams die hard — and sometimes not at all. That’s the spirit this film was made in. Not only does it tell the story of a young woman determined to marry for love in defiance of conventional early 20th-century society, the project has lived in the mind of producer Goldie Smitlener since she was […]
(Via PRNewswire) If you chose to do your National Canadian Film Day viewing online, and had an uneven experience, this new report from CIRA (the Canadian Internet Registration Authority) may shed some light on that, especially if you live in the West. CIRA has released new data on how Canadians experience Internet speed and quality […]
(Via PRNewswire) Groupe Média TFO announce it’s going international: “Louisiana Public Broadcasting will be offering the French-language educational content we produce in our Toronto studios, along with content created by our production partners,” says Glenn O’Farrell, Groupe Média TFO President and CEO. The shows are aimed at “Francophones and future Francophones” ages two to eight. […]
One of the best ways to celebrate National Canadian Film Day is if you’re in the Vancouver region is the Celluloid Social Club, hosting National Canadian Film Day tonight. Head on over to the Anza Club at 3 W 8th Avenue for some screenings and a chance to mingle with film enthusiasts and people working […]
In case anyone missed my review for Patterson’s Wager yesterday, you can see it here. Stay tuned for a review on Bon Cop, Bad Cop as well while I watch it live.