One of the most French films ever made, a near masterpiece, the latest by a Montreal filmmaker and more!
“Because sometimes it’s scary being queer.”
The program of short films starts at 7 p.m.
As the 49th annual FNC begins, we review five films streaming as part of the festival this year.
The retooled program for the festival, which runs Oct. 7 to 31, dropped today.
Its intentions are good, but Andrew Cohn’s debut feature lacks subtlety.
Anaïs Barbeau-Lavalette’s adaptation of Geneviève Pettersen’s La déesse des mouches à feu is frank and honest, with one outstanding failure.
Would have preferred Idris Elba, but this is still a solid choice.
We spoke with the filmmaker about her unconventional approach to the biopic.
Filmmaker Sean Durkin tells us about the economic context, genre elements and musical texture of his new film.