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2017 Hot Docs Filmmaker Profile: Vaishali Sinha (Ask The Sexpert)

2017 Hot Docs Filmmaker Profile: Vaishali Sinha (Ask The Sexpert)

A longtime sex advice columnist gains popularity while a ban on comprehensive sex-education in in one-third of Indian states schools holds. Highly taboo, the topic remains controversial, making the practice of 90-year-old Dr. Mahinder Watsa all the more impressive. To millions of Mumbai newspaper readers, his column acts as institution and lifeline. ‘Ask The Sexpert’

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2016 Hot Docs Filmmaker Interview: Lucius Dechausay (Kettle)

More than 1,000 people were arrested during the G20 Summit in Toronto, making it the largest mass arrest in Canadian history. Through the skilful use of crowd-sourced footage, police radio, and bodycam recordings, Kettle revisits one downtown intersection to ask larger questions about civil liberties, the abuse of power and police misconduct. We spoke with

Review: ‘Imagine I’m Beautiful’

By: Makia Martin Written By: Naomi McDougall Jones Directed By: Meredith Edwards Starring: Naomi McDougall Jones, Katie Morrison, Jan Kutrzeba, Lucas Salvagno Screening in Toronto at The Carlton Theatre & The Kingsway Theatre – November 7-13, 2014 Lana: When you see a photo of someone, you can kind of tell who they are. Kate: So

10 Films to Watch at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival

10 Films to Watch at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival

The Toronto International Film Festival has become the launching pad for the best of international, Hollywood and Canadian cinema, and is recognized as the most important film festival after Cannes.  The unofficial kick off to the fall festival season (and award season pre cursor), TIFF 2014 once again brings an eclectic program of International cinema to one

SXSW Interview: Chell Stephen (Writer/Director – ‘Crystal’)

‘Crystal’ is 17 with a bad attitude. She’s seen every Britney Spears video 100 times and knows the dances by heart. Unfortunately her small town life lacks the sparkle of a music video and her only escape is the dance-filled dreamscape in her head. When one of these reality-dips results in disaster on the job,

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