Creativity

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FILMS WORTH WATCHING by Robert Alstead I just caught Ron Mann’s Grass, his manifesto for legalizing pot. Okay, so I’m a little late to the party. It originally came out in…

Of Gods and Men

FILMS WORTH WATCHING by Robert Alstead To stay or not to stay? That is the question at the centre of slow-burn, immersive drama Of Gods and Men (Des Hommes et Des Dieux)….

The Illusionist

FILMS WORTH WATCHING by Robert Alstead   Alice in The Illusionist. Screenwriter-director Sylvain Chomet chose to go the old-school route when he adapted French comedy legend Jacques Tati's previously unmade script…

VIFF’s eco docs

FILMS WORTH WATCHING by Robert Alstead It seems more like a decade than a year since VIFF last came round. Make that two decades. With Copenhagen’s failure fast becoming a…