Category Archives: Commentary

New episode of LENS ME YOUR EARS is up!

In recognition of yesterday's celebration of independence by our friends to the south, a new episode of my film podcast (co-hosted by Stephen Cooke), Lens Me Your Ears, is now available. It's #036, entitled "Make America Great," and you can find it on iTunes and on Stitcher. There's no need to worry, this podcast is…Read More

2016 in Review: Part 4 of Halifax cinephiles’ favourite films of the year

I’m fortunate to know a group of people as passionate about film as I am. They’re students, programmers, filmmakers, screenwriters, bloggers, critics, and journalists. In this space, when I reference people I know whose opinions I respect—and who often hold positions contrary to my own—that’s who I’m talking about. The debates and conversations are always enriching.…Read More

Why I won’t be reviewing Rogue One today

Went to see Rogue One: A Star Wars Story at its first Halifax screening on Thursday night. I was pretty psyched—I've been a fan of Star Wars since I saw the first movie at seven years old. Since then I've become a film blogger—obviously—and I've also written and talked about movies professionally, as the former Film…Read More