Denis Côté
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 2 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Columns

Films for Fans of Visionary Directors
4 Aug 2014 // 9:30 PM

In film, "visionary" has become a marketing adjective, like "iconic". Here, on the matter of visionary directors, we separate the claret from the beaujolais, if you will.

//Reviews

Dennis Côté's 'Bestiaire' Prompts Reflection on the Conventions of Cinematic Narrative
3 Mar 2013 // 5:10 PM

Because most people are used to films that tell stories or make arguments, the natural response is to impose meaning on the images in Bestiaire, a response that reduces their immediateness and reality.

'Bestiaire': Animals Looking at People Looking at Animals
22 Feb 2013 // 12:55 AM

Bestiaire poses a series of questions, concerning people and animals, art and consumption, even documentary and la loi de la jungle.

//Blogs

TIFF 2017: 'Ta peau si lisse' (A Skin So Soft)
10 Sep 2017 // 6:00 AM

Denis Côté introduces viewers to five bodybuilders, the alternative beauty of their insular community, and their magnificent descent into nature.

//Mixed media

//Blogs

"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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