Racism: Alive and Well

When I saw The Order of Myths earlier this year, I was surprised to find that such a public display of race division was still alive and accepted in the US. It’s not to say that I live in an ideal world where racism doesn’t exist but it’s usually a topic that hides behind closed doors, which people discuss in hushed whispers and (mostly) deny in public....

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VIFF Review Roundoup #3

In this last installment, we have reviews of: Hunger Three Monkeys Eat, For This Is My Body Tôkyô! The Class Basically, the last of the good. Click on the film’s title to jump directly to the review. Hunger The list of “must sees” at this year’s VIFF was slightly longer than last year’s. As I discover more festivals and track more films, the list of those to...

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