Final Girls: 10 Survivors Worth Celebrating

Advertisements A Final Girl is a commonly used trope in horror—especially slashers—where one ‘lucky’ female character rises like a phoenix from the ashes and survives a terrifying ordeal, coming out the other side with new strengths and usually bucket loads of emotional…

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Barry: Season One

Advertisements A comedy about a hardened criminal immersing himself into the world of aspiring actors and acting classes? Honestly, sounds like an 80s Kindergarten Cop sort of scenario without nearly as much Schwarzenegger entertainment value. A drama about a hitman attempting to escape…

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TIFF 2018 Dispatch #8: Closing Night

FilmEra is at TIFF from September 6th to 16th. In this final dispatch, we reflect on the festival and review new films from Shinya Tsukamoto, Lee Chang-dong and Peter Farrelly.…

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TIFF 2018 Dispatch #5: Short Cuts

FilmEra is at TIFF from September 6th to 16th. In this dispatch, we take a look at some short films, including this year's Short Film Palme d'Or winner.…

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