TIFF

News, views, and thoughts from the circus that takes over my home town every September. Films discussed are never rated.

Beauty Behind the Madness (Reflections on TIFF 2015)Beauty Behind the Madness (Reflections on TIFF 2015)

Beauty Behind the Madness (Reflections on TIFF 2015)

A few quickly scribbled notes before I close the book.

A few quickly scribbled notes before I close the book.
WITCH plays TIFF 2015WITCH plays TIFF 2015

WITCH plays TIFF 2015

Lift up your hands and pray for salvation...but have a back-up plan, just in case that doesn't work.

Lift up your hands and pray for salvation...but have a back-up plan, just in case that doesn't work.
HITCHCOCK /TRUFFAUT plays TIFF 2015HITCHCOCK /TRUFFAUT plays TIFF 2015

HITCHCOCK /TRUFFAUT plays TIFF 2015

A love letter to a pair of cinematic giants who both lived for - and through - cinema.

A love letter to a pair of cinematic giants who both lived for - and through - cinema.
GIRLS LOST plays TIFF 2015GIRLS LOST plays TIFF 2015

GIRLS LOST plays TIFF 2015

Girls who are boys Who like boys to be girls Who do boys like they're girls Who do girls like they're boys

Girls who are boys Who like boys to be girls Who do boys like they're girls Who do girls like they're boys
LOVE plays TIFF 2015LOVE plays TIFF 2015

LOVE plays TIFF 2015

There's sex and there's love. What we find in-between is both ugly and beautiful.

There's sex and there's love. What we find in-between is both ugly and beautiful.
NORTHERN SOUL plays TIFF 2015NORTHERN SOUL plays TIFF 2015

NORTHERN SOUL plays TIFF 2015

Just go to the dance hall and visit your very obscure, not to be identified by name friends.

Just go to the dance hall and visit your very obscure, not to be identified by name friends.
THE MARTIAN plays TIFF 2015THE MARTIAN plays TIFF 2015

THE MARTIAN plays TIFF 2015

That rare moment where you don't have to check your brain at the door to enjoy a blockbuster.

That rare moment where you don't have to check your brain at the door to enjoy a blockbuster.
VICTORIA plays TIFF 2015VICTORIA plays TIFF 2015

VICTORIA plays TIFF 2015

It's rare that I can say this about a complete film, but "Hey man, nice shot!"

It's rare that I can say this about a complete film, but "Hey man, nice shot!"
SEMANA SANTA plays TIFF 2015SEMANA SANTA plays TIFF 2015

SEMANA SANTA plays TIFF 2015

In a family dynamic, subtle gestures can have profound meaning.

In a family dynamic, subtle gestures can have profound meaning.