Words and Pictures by Allison Taich
Our TIFF coverage wraps with Tilda Swinton's exemplary new film, Drew Barrymore's turn in the director's chair, a new vampire flick and more.
Words and Pictures by Thomas Hauner
The new George Clooney showcase Up in the Air, the excellent Partir, the engaging Micmacs, and four short films from the National Film Board of Canada.
In his third installment, Stuart reviews the hotly anticipated adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's The Road, a great documentary on Daniel Ellsberg, and new films from Todd Solondz (yuck) and Werner Herzog (yuck, but in a good way).
Words and Pictures by Rory O'Connor
Words and Pictures by Kirstie Shanley
In this second installment, Stuart Henderson reviews films from Michael Moore, Terry Gilliam, Atom Egoyan, and Ricky Gervais. Also, he mostly dismisses something called "Bitch Slap".
The Toronto International Film Festival, now in its 34th year, is a massive media gongshow that takes place in my hometown, right around the corner
Logan Square Auditorium, Chicago / Words and Pictures by Kirstie Shanley