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Films about Alita, a troubled cyborg, Mads, lost in the Arctic and Rebel lost in a dream
Also films attached to the big comedy festival in town right now
Feb 14th, 2019
More X-Men, another Alice fantasy and two films about the status of women
There are five of these “smaller” films: Love & Friendship, Sunset Song, The Boy and the Beast, Truman and Borealis
May 27th, 2016
Tom Cruise upstaged by visual effects in Oblivion. Plus: My Awkward Sexual Adventure, Japanese B-movies and Projecting Change
Tom Cruise makes a rare excursion into science fiction with Oblivion.
Apr 19th, 2013
Love out, love in with SummerSkin
Chelsea Maier has "upendo" tattooed along her ribcage, the Swahili word for love. This ink is a constant memory of working in Africa and defines her apparel and accessories line, SummerSkin....
Jul 23rd, 2012
Canadian filmmaker Guy Maddin on his latest film Keyhole
Canadian film director Guy Maddin spoke to The Vancouver Observer about some of his cinematic influences, the Keyhole cast, and more before the DVD/Blu-Ray release of his latest film...
Jul 16th, 2012
Through the Keyhole with Canadian filmmaker Guy Maddin
An interview with Canadian filmmaker Guy Maddin about his latest film, his cinematic influences and his creative process.
Jul 16th, 2012
Actor James Clayton is taking on the small screen
Foodland is a caper comedy about a naïve grocery clerk who finds himself an unwilling accomplice to a robbery. It also earned local screenwriter Adam Smoluk critical acclaim.
Nov 21st, 2011
Drop the puck! NHL team jetting back to Winnipeg from Atlanta
WINNIPEG -- Canada is getting a seventh NHL team. True North Sports and Entertainment says an agreement has been finalized that will see the Atlanta Thrashers move to Winnipeg. The move still needs...
The Canadian Press
May 31st, 2011
Tammy Gillis to film guest starring role on 'Less Than Kind'
Manitoba native, the charismatic Tammy Gillis, is thrilled to be returning home to film an upcoming recurring guest star role on season three of ‘Less Than Kind’, the original comedy series...
Dec 8th, 2010
Vancouver actor James Clayton stars in "Foodland"
Vancouver actor James Clayton will be starring in the upcoming comedy 'Foodland'. The feature was written and directed by Adam Smoluk.
May 2nd, 2010