Victoria Times Colonist (B.C., Canada)
Once I Was (The Matchmaker) (2012)
The Other Woman (2011)
Wonderland (Heimatland) (2015)
Virgin Mountain (Fúsi) (2015)
"Expectations are subtly defied at every turn in this humanistic diversion laced with dry humour, an undercurrent of melancholy and a protagonist with arrested development who recalls to some extent Ernest Borgnine's sympathetic Marty."
Dan and Margot (2015)
"[Dan and Margot] is unsettling in that it reminds us how mercilessly pop culture has stigmatized [schizophrenia]... Yet it's also a hopeful and enlightening meditation on the potential to overcome it."
"Director Julie Georgia Bernard's slight but fascinating behind-the-scenes fashion documentary is as irresistible as the French artisans whose under-appreciated contributions to haute couture the film affectionately celebrates."
The Roots Remain (2016)
"The filmmakers interweave their own evocative footage of Fonki's humbling journey, a sombre highlight being his visit to The Killing Fields memorial centre, with home videos of his exiled parents and grandparents recalling their traumatic history."
Driving With Selvi (2016)
Valley Of Love (2016)
Five Nights in Maine (2016)
Men & Chicken (Mænd & høns) (2016)
The Steps (2015)
A Month Of Sundays (2015)
Le coeur de madame Sabali (2015)
Al Purdy Was Here (2015)
"Pakistani filmmaker Afia Nathaniel tackles a difficult subject -- child marriages -- with admirable restraint in her impressive feature debut, as emotionally involving as it is visually spectacular."
B for Boy (2013)
All The Time In The World (2015)
The Valley Below (2014)
"The four stories writer-director Kyle Thomas has unearthed from Alberta's badlands, interwoven into an authentic, well-acted evocation of small-town life, suggests we'll be hearing a lot more from this talented filmmaker."
Brahmin Bulls (2014)
Big In Japan (2015)
Sunshine Superman (2015)
Not My Type (2014)
The Riot Club (Posh) (2015)
Clouds of Sils Maria (2015)
It Follows (2015)
Amour Fou (2015)
The Captive (2014)
"Artfully toggling between his signature, time-shifting style and mainstream expectations, Egoyan captures,with stylized eeriness, a crime's psychic impact within a jigsaw-like, technology-propelled narrative."
Down River (2013)
"Ratner, making inspired use of the Vancouver cityscape, has crafted a film of considerable beauty with great dialogue that underscores the wisdom of giving your head a shake and making the most of your life while you can."
A Brony Tale (2014)
"As Brent Hodge vividly illustrates in his entertaining, insightful and affectionate documentary about a seemingly bizarre subculture, there's more to this phenomenon than meets the eye. Heck, it might even make a Brony out of you. "
Our Man in Tehran (2015)
"A nostalgic and refreshingly balanced tapestry of commentary and archival footage, this fascinating flashback also tells the real story of how big a role Canada played in hiding and extracting six U.S. Embassy officials during the Iran hostage crisis "