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Watching Jesse Owens in Race, fear and religion in The Witch and bi-polar angst in Touched With Fire
Also there’s a short documentary series with six absolutely up to date controversies
Feb 19th, 2016
Stellar VIFF picks: Hurt, Hadwin’s Judgement, Jafar Panahi’s Taxi
Steve Fonyo’s Hurt, Hadwin’s Judgement, Jafar Panahi’s Taxi drive and two more films
Sep 30th, 2015
Canadian Siblings Tell Story of Holocaust Hero
There are not many books about cyclists and there are even fewer about cyclists who participated during the Second World War.
Aug 16th, 2012
On being “Too Asian?”
We mustn’t paint the Asian community with too broad of a brush. But this Chinese-Canadian knows too many Asians who wouldn’t make attractive undergraduates.
Nov 28th, 2010
Michaëlle Jean’s final 21-gun salute
As the Governor General leaves Rideau Hall, we can look back fondly upon a heartwarming Canadian story.
Oct 2nd, 2010