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Movie news, reviews and film festival coverage from Toronto's source for local news and culture, restaurant reviews, event listings and the best of the city.

Movie news, reviews and film festival coverage from Toronto's source for local news and culture, restaurant reviews, event listings and the best of the city.
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Toronto, ON

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Movie news, reviews and film festival coverage from Toronto's source for local news and culture, restaurant reviews, event listings and the best of the city.

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@blogTO

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English


Episodes

moviesTO #100: Hot Fun in the Winter Time

11/30/2007
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This week I celebrate the 100th episode of moviesTO with Juliette Vincent the Executive Manager of the Brazil Film Fest of Toronto . Ginga, The Year My Parents Went on Vacation and Antonia are just some of the films at this year's event. Also on this week's podcast: * Director Barry Polterman talks about TV legend Charles Nelson Reilly and his film The Life of Reilly * Win a pair of tickets to Life of Reilly at the Bloor Cinema * Win a complimentary pass to a film of your choice at The...

Duration: 00:29:52


moviesTO #99: Around The World in 5 Days

11/25/2007
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On this week's podcast, I speak to the director of the Diaspora Film Festival Shahram Tabe. Also on this week's podcast: * Dion Conflict, curator of the Conflict Archives talks about his no-format film festival's latest screening Hunka Junk 5 Other ways to get the podcast: Listen | Download the podcast iTunes | Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes RSS | Add the moviesTO podcast feed to your RSS Reader Search | Search the audio on Podzinger

Duration: 00:28:38


moviesTO #98: Examining Dark Matter

11/18/2007
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On this week's podcast, I speak to director Chen Shi-Zheng about his debut film Dark Matter which screens as part of the Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival . Also on this week's podcast: * blogTO film Writer, Matt Brown stops by to talk about the One Minute Film and Video Festival * Win a pair of tickets to Mobifest Other ways to get the podcast: Listen | Download the podcast iTunes | Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes RSS | Add the moviesTO podcast feed to your RSS Reader...

Duration: 00:23:35


moviesTO # 97: The World of Reel Asian

11/11/2007
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On this week's podcast, editor Elaine Chang talks about Reel Asian: Asian Canada on Screen the first anthology of its kind that focuses on the independent Asian film community in Canada. Also on this week's podcast: The Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival Programming Manager, Heather Keung drops by to discuss this year's line-up. Justin Lin's Finishing the Game, Getting Home and closing night Sakuran are just some of the highlights. Other ways to get the podcast: Listen |...

Duration: 00:29:58


moviesTO #96: Bruce McDonald Unfragmented

11/4/2007
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On this week's podcast, an exclusive interview with Bruce McDonald. The director talks about his latest film The Tracey Fragments, why he likes working with musicians and confirms some rumored film projects. Other ways to get the podcast: Listen | Download the podcast iTunes | Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes RSS | Add the moviesTO podcast feed to your RSS Reader Search | Search the audio on Podzinger

Duration: 00:19:23


moviesTO #95: Muscles and Madness

10/27/2007
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On this week's podcast, I speak with Bryan Friedman, director of The Bodybuilder and I. Also on this week's podcast: * Nisha Pahuja, Programming Coordinator of The Rendezvous With Madness Film Festival drops by to talk about this year's lineup. * Win a pair of tickets to a promo screening of P2 Other ways to get the podcast: Listen | Download the podcast iTunes | Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes RSS | Add the moviesTO podcast feed to your RSS Reader Search | Search the audio on Podzinger...

Duration: 00:18:51


moviesTO #94: Women Behind The Lens

10/20/2007
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On this week's podcast, I speak with Leslie Ann Cole of the Female Eye about a special event honoring feminist filmmaking and the legendary Studio D. Also on this week's podcast: * Director, Barri Cohen talks about her Planet in Focus documentary Toxic Trespass. * Festival Manager of Mobifest, Carla Nolan drops by to discuss this year's event. This week's podcast is sponsored by the Planet in Focus International Environmental Film and Video festival Other ways to get the podcast: Listen |...

Duration: 00:24:08


moviesTO #93:Tripping in the Dark

10/13/2007
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On this week's podcast, I speak with Adam Lopez of the Toronto After Dark Film Festival about The Tripper, Blood Car and Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead. Just some of the movies at this year's festival. Also on this week's podcast: * Kerry Swanson, the Executive Director of the imagineNATIVE Film Festival chats about Four Sheets to the Wind, Tkaronto and other films in this year's program. * Call for entires for Mobifest Toronto This week's podcast is sponsored by the Planet in...

Duration: 00:17:34


moviesTO #91: Deconstructing The New Colombia

9/30/2007
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On this week's podcast, I speak with Nuit Blanche artist, Lina Rodriguez about her performance and video installation called Hot Spot that questions our role as consumers of Latino culture. Other ways to get the podcast: Listen | Download the podcast iTunes | Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes RSS | Add the moviesTO podcast feed to your RSS Reader Search | Search the audio on Podzinger

Duration: 00:13:52


moviesTO #90: The City of Juarez and the Vanguard World of Animation

9/25/2007
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On this week's podcast, director Alex Flores stops by to discuss her new documentary Juarez which screens at the Bloor Cinema this Thursday. Also on this week's podcast: * Curator, Jacob Korczynski talks about Vtape's newest mentoring project: What's Up Doc? Video and Animation Other ways to get the podcast: Listen | Download the podcast iTunes | Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes Yahoo | Subscribe to the moviesTO podcast through Yahoo RSS | Add the moviesTO podcast feed to your RSS Reader...

Duration: 00:34:07


moviesTO #89: An Uphill Battle

9/16/2007
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On this week's podcast, I speak with Gonzalo Lopez-Gallego and Leonardo Sbaraglia of El Rey de la Montana (King of The Hill) as The Toronto International Film Festival officially comes to an end. Also on this week's podcast: * Director, Bernard Emond speaks about his latest film Contre Toute Esperance * Director, Nadine Labaki and actress, Yasmine Al Masri drop by to talk about Caramel Other ways to get the podcast: Listen | Download the podcast iTunes | Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes...

Duration: 00:26:44


moviesTO #88: Digging For Gold at TIFF

9/10/2007
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On this week's podcast, I catch up with some of the directors at The Toronto International Film Festival. Halifax's Chaz Thorne drops by to talk about Just Buried and Poor Boy's Game. Also on this week's podcast: * Director of This Beautiful City, Ed Gass-Donnelley talks about improv and shooting in Toronto's Queen West. * An interview with Hollywood Chinese director Arthur Dong and legendary actress Nancy Kwan Other ways to get the podcast: Listen | Download the podcast iTunes | Subscribe...

Duration: 00:32:58