A heartfelt but scattershot documentary that tries to get inside the mind of Donald Trump's America, but mainly succeeds as a snapshot of the 2016…
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A review of the new game Shadow of the Tomb Raider, and look at how it fits into gaming culture and the art that inspired it.
On how the Oscar race gained focus after Venice, Telluride, and TIFF.
Claire Denis accepts the Golden Thumb at the 2018 Ebert Tribute at TIFF.
On two world premieres from two Oscar nominees, Barry Jenkins and Steve McQueen. They also happen to be two of the best films of 2018.
On four films from the Midnight Madness program at TIFF, including new works from Gaspar Noe and Peter Strickland.
On three very different films from TIFF 2018 that fall into one of the most popular categories of this fest every year, the true story.
A review of two new films about addiction from TIFF, one starring Timothee Chalamet, the other Lucas Hedges.
On new films by Xavier Dolan and Brady Corbet, both starring Natalie Portman.
On three films from TIFF, including a new one from Neil Jordan.
A review of two VERY different films starring the wonderful Nicole Kidman, Boy Erased and Destroyer.