A Border Story

Latvian locals living near the border tell me there’s nothing to see there; even when the region was in Latvia, it was mostly populated by ethnic Russians and subject to Russification policies;

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TIFF Review: ‘Red Penguins’

Red Penguins (USA, 80 min) Dir. Gabe Polsky Programme: TIFF Docs (World Premiere) In 2014 Gabe Polsky had a TIFF hit with Red Army, a terrific doc about the Soviet national team’s dominance of international hockey from the Fifties

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Review: ‘Icarus’

carus (USA, 121 min.) Dir. Bryan Fogel, Writ. Bryan Fogel, Mark Monroe, Jon Bertain, Timothy Rode   Super Size Me meets Citizenfour in the mind-boggling and suspenseful doc Icarus. Bryan Fogel’s worthy

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