A Border Story

“You are going to roam the Russian border zone with a bunch of cameras? GOOD IDEA.” Travels between Latvia and Russia weave a Latvian-Canadian photographer into a landscape of past and present.

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TIFF Review: ‘Desert One’

Desert One (USA, 107 min.) Dir. Barbara Kopple Programme: TIFF Docs (World Premiere) If you think Argo is a thrill ride, you haven’t seen anything yet! Ben Affleck’s hugely entertaining Oscar winning film dramatizes the 1979

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Boots on the Crowned


In one of the more emotional moments—and there are many—in Peter Raymont’s often-shattering Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Roméo Dallaire (2004), Canadian General Roméo Dallaire recounts his rage at Belgium’s withdrawal of its troops

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