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Doreen Nicoll | This year's Toronto International Film Festival features "Now is the Time" and "Jordan River Anderson: The Messenger" -- two incredible stories of First Nations perseverance and ultimately success.
Film still showing landscape from "Gutland"
Humberto DaSilva | Gutland is a cinematic mind game set squarely in its chosen rural European context. The film can be best described as a "farm noir."
Wayne Wapeemukwa and LLI films. Used with permission.
David Peck | Wayne and Face2Face host David Peck talk about "glib patriotism", community as the way to healing, how talent and bravery are connected, love and the importance of "powerful fiction".
Beauties Of The Night, Gender Disparity, "Show Women," and Re-Inventing Yourself
Face2Face | Maria-Jose and Olga and Face2Face host David Peck talk about show-women, reinventing yourself, living for and with your dreams and gender issues of all kinds.
Erin Heidenreich on 'Girl Unbound,' gender disparity, honesty, and inspiration
Face2Face | Erin and Face2Face host David Peck talk about gender disparity, her new film "Girl Unbound," honesty, inspiration and where our perspective comes from.
Katell Quillévéré on 'Heal The Living', science & mystery & the rituals of Death
Face2Face | Katell and David Peck talk about her new film "Heal The Living," science over mystery, living for our loved ones, taking care of others and the rituals of death.
'Foreign Body,' refugees and identity, relational complexity and living in the p
Face2Face | Raja Amari, Hiam Abbass and Sarra Hannachi talk about their new film "Foreign Body," refugees, identity, relational complexity and living in the present and not the future.
Face2Face | Juho Kuosmanen, Jarrko Lahti and I talk about love stories, boxing as a metaphor, what's important in life and how not to be cynical.
Don Scime on his new film The David Dance, Difference, Self Esteem & Fitting In
Face2Face | Don and I talk about the new film "The David Dance," what it means to feel different, self-esteem issues, fitting in and his take on a story that has "universal appeal."
 The Nest Collective on 'Tuko Macho,' African voices, identity and why extreme o
Face2Face | Jim and George and I about "Tuko Macho," The Nest Collective, an African generational voice, identity and internal voices and why extreme order is surreal.
Orlando von Einsiedel & Joanna Natasegara, The White Helmets, Syria
Face2Face | On today's TIFF episode, I talk to Orlando and Joanna about their moving new film "The White Helmets," Syria, courage and doing the right thing in the face of fear.
Adrian Sitaru on The Fixer, Journalism, Abuse and Human Behaviour
Face2Face | Sitaru's new film, which screened at TIFF, chronicles a Romanian journalist's moral quandary when a sex scandal gives him a chance at a big break.