Denis Côté
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//Columns

Films for Fans of Visionary Directors
4 Aug 2014 // 8:30 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 // 4:10 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
21 Feb 2013 // 11:55 PM

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

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"Island of Lemurs: Madagascar" Is Cute but Spooky

// Short Ends and Leader

"This flick is a superficial but eye-popping survey for armchair nature tourists.

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