TIFF Day #8

The Innocent Another quick stop at Quantum Coffee to get our day started, then off to TIFF Bell Lightboxtheater for screening number 23.  The writer/director Simon Jaquemet introduced the film and said that he was sorry to ruin our day.  “The Innocent” (Der unschuldige)” is a Swiss film that alternates between reality and fantasy, or does […]

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Other Notable Oscar Nominations 2018

I, Tonya A humorous look at a tragic pop culture event.  Margot Robbie is great as hard scrabble Tonya Harding trying desperately to skate her way out of her shabby life.  Allison Janney is flawless as Harding’s hard driving, alcoholic, abusive mother.  The bird is a great touch.  The documentary style of the movie adds […]

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