The small country of Bangladesh, the poorest nation in Asia, is the location for a couple of interesting films shown at TIFF.
This film festival is not lacking in films from Latin America, including gems from Argentina, Chile, and Mexico.
Director Jay Roach, known for lighter fare, has taken on a heady subject, no less than the most famous communist in Hollywood history -- Dalton Trumbo.
As mentioned in a previous column, documentaries are not always more truthful that fiction films.
It's been six long years since the humorist provocateur Michael Moore has made a film.
Although it uses the Bolivian election and the GCS involvement as the basis for the story, it makes some plot alterations.
NGO workers entangled behind the lines of a combat zone during the final days of former Yugoslavia's warfare; Danes embroiled in Afghanistan.
A stirring montage of film clips, talking heads and still photos of one of the most dramatic movements in modern history.
This is a slow-moving, deliberately paced character study of lovers whose sexual orientation challenges and threatens the status quo.
Its unidirectional drive makes it too predictable, although viewers will certainly laugh and enjoy themselves.