gord downie

Gord Downie is still serenading us

I was more than a little late to the Tragically Hip party. I didn’t come to Canada until 2015, but you don’t have to be here long to figure out how important they are to this country and its social a...
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BUFS Preview: 78-52

In 2014 Alexandre O. Philippe had a hit at Sundance with Doc of the Dead, a probing study of the zombie genre and its cultural significance.  Philippe has returned to the horror film on his latest do...
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Artists you ought to know: Roger Waters

It’s still common to see people wearing t-shirts emblazoned with the classic album cover for Pink Floyd’s The Dark Side of the Moon. Even some 45 years since the release of the album, its impact on p...
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Blade Runner 2049 or Blade Runner 1982

Though it eventually found its audience, Ridley Scott’s original Blade Runner never grew beyond a cult success. For a sequel to exist at all can be seen as a small miracle by audiences everywhere. Th...