Category : Festivals

The World Film Festival: What crisis?

By Sergio Martinez – mtltimes.ca   “Festivals are controversial, films are controversial…” that was the closest that Serge Losique came to admit that the World Film Festival (WFF) inaugurated this past August 25 is undergoing some difficult times. At the last minute, ...

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Under Pressure

Photos & article By: Kieron Yates – mtltimes.ca Ever walked the streets of this fine city, and wondered about the graffiti that lines her walls and how it came to get there? Who it was that spent so much time ...

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Animaze: the joy of animation films

By Sergio Martinez – mtltimes.ca   Let’s start by dispelling and old misconception about animation—also called cartoon—films: they are not just for kids, in fact even some of the most popular TV animation shows such “The Simpsons” contain references to issues and ...

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Just For Laughs – Free Mike Ward!

With Jimmy Carr, Ralphie May, Jeff Ross, Brad Williams, Tom Green, Rachid Badouri, Dominic Paquet, Guillaume Wagner… and more !     A very special fundraising event en franglais for our own Mike Ward, comedian and champion of free speech.   In this one-night-only presentation, some ...

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