Archive for April, 2014

‘The Sheik’ producers clothesline “shocking” article – Producers of ‘The Sheik’ respond to an unflattering article in the National Post that they suspect was a politically-motivated attempt to embarrass Toronto mayoral candidate Olivia Chow. http://ow.ly/2G9Nmt

Hot Docs provides vivid reminders of the world’s darker affairs http://ow.ly/2G9HZh

Hot Docs looks at the truth behind the legends of men – One of the criteria for inclusion in the Hot Docs Film Festival “Special Presentations” programme is high-profile subjects. We look at ‘Nelson Mandela: The Myth and Me’; ‘The Notorious Mr. Bout’; and ‘Whitey: United States of America v. Jame http://ow.ly/2G489I

‘Doc of the Dead’ rises to the occasion – ‘Doc of the Dead’ explores zombie culture through interviews with some of the movement’s most notable contributors and fans. http://ow.ly/2G1LvA

Hot Docs wears a maple leaf on its sleeve in ‘Canadian Spectrum’ http://ow.ly/2FYCA7