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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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Matthew Adams | CineCuba is the most comprehensive and wide-ranging exposition of Cuban films in Toronto. We speak with Production Manager Diana Cadvid about the festival and the films.
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Humberto DaSilva | The documentary Operation Peter Pan explores the "airlift" of 14,000 children from Cuba at the height of the Cold War, ostensibly to save them from communist indoctrination.
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Mary-Lou Zeitoun | TPFF will provide a valuable, socially responsible Palestinian narrative while celebrating this beleaguered and unique culture, and making it fun!
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Lindsay Presswell | CaribbeanTales is a festival of immense scope: it lasts over a month and showcases the best of what the entire Caribbean has to offer for the film industry, including the innovative CaribbeanTales-TV.
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Lindsay Presswell | The Toronto Urban Film Fest is set to WOW commuters everywhere from Sept. 6-16 (at the same time as TIFF!). We speak with founder Sharon Switzer and filmmaker Adam Zivo about TUFF, and subway movies!
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Lindsay Presswell | This year the Parkdale Film and Video Showcase included curated films called "ReAct," centred on the topic of sexual violence within city communities. We interview program director Rebecca Gruihn.
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Meagan Perry, Matthew Adams | A cornucopia of great stories! From food security issues, to sounds and stories of the Vancouver Night Market, to organizing against poverty in Toronto, to uncovering the Hidden Film Festival.
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Lindsay Presswell | The Parkdale Film and Video Showcase has been around in various forms since 1999. Now in its 15th year, Rebecca Gruihn of the Parkdale Beauty Pageant Society is curating the program with new meaning.
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Matthew Adams | The Hidden Film Festival has appeared in Dublin, London and will be in Paris and then in Toronto. Tune in to find out what we uncovered! Plus reflections on the film Lesbiana.
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Lindsay Presswell | "Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer" is a film by the Japanese Academy Award winning director Yojiro Takita, and was the selection for the opening of the Toronto Japanese Film Festival.
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Jamie Paris | Polish director Malgorzata Szumowska's award-winning film deftly navigates the discomfiting tension between pedophilia, the Catholic Church and same-sex desire while refusing to present an easy answer