Daniel Janvier

BloodBrother

Review: Blood Brother

When Rocky Braat returns to Pittsburgh from an extended residency in India, his best friend and filmmaker Steve Hoover documents what becomes the biggest…

The Summit Production Still

Review: The Summit

In the summer of 2008, a large expedition set out for the summit of K2. The mountain is not just the second largest in…

Chiwetel Ejiofor in 12 Years a Slave

Review: 12 Years A Slave

Based on the memoirs of a kidnapped free black man forced back into slavery, 12 Years a Slave sees Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor) struggle…

Chiwetel Ejiofor in 12 Years a Slave

TIFF Review: 12 Years a Slave

Based on the memoirs of a kidnapped free black man forced back into slavery, 12 Years a Slave sees Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor) struggle…

András and László Gyémánt in Le Grand Cahier

TIFF Review: Le Grand Cahier

Set in Hungary 1944, twin brothers (András and László Gyémánt) are sent to the home of their cruel grandmother – a small farm in…

Agata Trzebuchowska as Ida

TIFF Review: Ida

Ida takes place in 1960s Poland as a novitiate nun, Anna (Agata Trzebuchowska), prepares to take her vows. When told of her Aunt Wanda…

american-pie

American Pie: porn for teens

In the British series Spaced, Simon Peg’s then-speed-addled-nerd-slacker asks his roommate to buy him some porn. In response to the question, “Why can’t you…