Sep 18, 2018
TIFF 18 is over, so let's flash back to TIFF 17, when writer-director Clio Barnard premiered her new drama Dark River in the Platform program ... and slipped away from the press cycle to talk about Donald Cammell and Nicolas Roeg's groundbreaking 1970 psychodrama Performance. Your genial host Norm Wilner reminds you...
Sep 10, 2018
What? An episode dropping on a Monday? That's because writer-director Akash Sherman's first feature Clara is making its world premiere at TIFF this very day, and we mark the occasion by talking about the Star Wars saga. Yup. All of it. Prepared for this, your genial host Norm Wilner is.
Sep 4, 2018
As his first feature Trench 11 arrives on iTunes in the US and Canada today, writer-director Leo Scherman finds an unexpected connection to George Sluizer's The Vanishing, the 1988 thriller with the ending that just won't let go. Your genial host Norm Wilner has some thoughts about that.
Aug 28, 2018
Grace Glowicki -- who co-stars in Cardinals this Friday at the TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto, and who'll be back at TIFF in September with Roney's short film Glitter's Wild Women -- sits down to talk about Love, and how its graphic sex scenes are Gaspar Noe's gateway to honesty. Your genial host Norm Wilner would like...
Aug 21, 2018
Documentary filmmaker Barry Stevens is in the studio to mark the 50th anniversary of 2001: A Space Odyssey just as Stanley Kubrick's visionary masterwork about humanity's place in the universe makes its IMAX 70mm debut. Your genial host Norm Wilner has a theory about the monolith he's been sitting on for quite some...