Remembrance Day – 100 Years Later

Northernstars contributor Jim Slotek looks at Canadian war movies on the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day

A Cronenberg Halloween

Northernstars looks at the films of David Cronenberg for Halloween 2018.


R. Bruce Elder Explores Cubism and Futurism

R. Bruce Elder Explores Cubism and Futurism in a new book to be launched on November 2, 2018.

13 Scary Canadian Films

13 Scary Canadian Films for Halloween by Wyndham Wise (October 23, 2018 - Toronto, ON) Canadian horror movies rarely make it onto the curriculum for Canadian...

imagineNATIVE Wraps with Awards

The imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival has wrapped with an awards ceremony.

The Drawer Boy: Coming Soon

Highball.TV to distribute the Canadian film The Drawer Boy.



Ryan Gosling

Ryan Gosling stars in Universal Pictures' First Man, the riveting story of NASA's mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. A visceral, first-person account, based on the book by James R. Hansen, the movie will explore the sacrifices and the cost-on Armstrong and on the nation-of one of the most dangerous missions in history.
(Oct. 12)




leaf Touched is the story of an unlikely father figure and a nine-year-old girl. It is a dreamlike, dark and odd film that creates a tender but disturbing portrait of human isolation, exploring both sociopathology and the fragile power of human kindness.
(Nov. 16 - Toronto)