Kristen Stewart and the Beyond in Personal Shopper
Adam Cook / Features / Film Reviews / Vancity Theatre / VIFF 2016

Kristen Stewart and the Beyond in Personal Shopper

Kristen Stewart and the Beyond in Personal Shopper By Adam Cook Kristen Stewart’s transformation from the teenaged face of the Twilight franchise to an award-winning actor of international acclaim may seem like it happened overnight. The truth is that her talent and singular screen presence were there from the outset (take a look at 2009’s … Continue reading

My Life as A Zucchini is an Unusually Bold Children’s Film
Adam Cook / Features / Film Reviews / Vancity Theatre

My Life as A Zucchini is an Unusually Bold Children’s Film

My Life as A Zucchini is an Unusually Bold Children’s Film By Adam Cook My Life as a Zucchini is a children’s movie unlike any other. Nominated for Best Animated Feature at this year’s Academy Awards, this French-Swiss stop-motion film will surprise you with its balance between the delicacy of its storybook feel and its … Continue reading

Josh Cabrita’s Sundance Review
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Josh Cabrita’s Sundance Review

Vancouver Film Critic Josh Cabrita braved elements to scope out the Sundance Film Festival.  Just as cold gusts of wind effortlessly pierced the cracks of my winter apparel and puddles of slush infiltrated my supposedly weather-resistant boots, practically every other piece of Sundance preparation was upended: an extended stint at the border delayed my trip … Continue reading