5 Must-See #VIFF Films from the International Festival Circuit
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5 Must-See #VIFF Films from the International Festival Circuit

By Josh Cabrita VIFF is a religious, family holiday for local cinephiles. From September 29 to October 14th, bread will be broken, beer will be poured and — true to the spirit of most family gatherings — heated arguments will boil over. But aside from bringing together some of my favorite people, VIFF is a … Continue reading

Beauty Onscreen: 5 Visually Stunning Films
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Beauty Onscreen: 5 Visually Stunning Films

By Mike Archibald There are many reasons to go the movies: the excitement of immersion in a fictional world, the pleasure of a good story, the strong human presence onscreen. One of the least heralded—and, to my mind, most important—aspects of cinema is visual pleasure. Unlike story or characterization, beauty is hard to describe, in … Continue reading