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Still from film "Arab Blues" Image: Arab Blues/mk2 films
Doreen Nicoll | The Art Gallery of Hamilton Film Festival not only screened films from a wide variety of genres, but included powerful pieces and panels that gave insight into our world and how we treat others.
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Antonio Banderas as Salvador. Image: Manolo Pavón/El Deseo/Mongrel Media. Courtesy Sony Pictures Classics.
Doreen Nicoll | "Pain and Glory" is a beautiful tribute to celebrating the reaffirmation of one's sexual identity.
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Colten Boushie's family at press conference. Image: National Film Board
Doreen Nicoll | Fall has descended and it's time to cocoon with a good movie. Luckily, the 11th annual Art Gallery of Hamilton Film Festival gets underway this week.
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The Canadian Labour International Film Festival (CLiFF) is showing Pride at the Carleton Cinema.
Michelle Guo | The Canadian International Labour Film Festival recognizes and celebrates the working class.
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Image courtesy of 'Who is Arthur Chu?'
June Chua | They say the personal is political. And the film "Who is Arthur Chu?" is testament in every way to that statement. It's featured in this year's Hot Docs festival launching April 27 in Toronto.
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Image: Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance
Tania Ehret | "Beyond 150 Years" film festivals asks: what exactly is Canada 150 celebrating and who is invited to the party?
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June Chua | Over the years, North America's biggest documentary showcase has become a glossy panorama. This year at Hot Docs, June Chua finds a trove of personal films about individuals and their challenges.
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Lindsay Presswell | Rebels With a Cause is a four-day-long politically minded and socially conscious film festival coordinated by members of the York University community that took place on campus last week.
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The documentary film 'She Said Boom: The Story of Fifth Column' recently screened at the Sled Island Festival in Calgary.
Jenn Prosser | This year's Sled Island featured a diverse line-up of films - designed to compliment the Calgary festival and its cultural vision.
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June Chua | In the weeks before the Hot Docs Festival in Toronto, the industry has been hit with announcements of colossal cuts at the NFB, CBC and Telefilm.
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| CLiFF is Canada's first labour focused film festival
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Liberty Lost (G20 Toronto) by Carol Conde and Karl Beveridge
Humberto DaSilva | Shown as part of Toronto's Planet in Focus Film Festival, this documentary portrays the love affair two activist artists have with their work and each other.