The disappearance of 43 students in Iguala last year on September 26 remains an open, festering wound in Mexico.
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.
Films can alter, transform and manipulate truth, just in the editing process alone: directors make decisions on what to add, but what's left out is still part of the truth.
As mentioned in a previous column, documentaries are not always more truthful that fiction films.
Alantris Muhammad and millions of other workers like her face a big problem: The U.S. Supreme Court.
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.