SIFF 2018 Edition: The SIFFening

  After a one-year hiatus, I'm back with my coverage of SIFF! It's good I didn't report on the festival last year: otherwise, you would've had to hear me complain the entire time about not-quite-meeting Kore-eda Hirokazu (he has another movie in this year's festival, but no plans yet to attend). Besides, that means I've … Continue reading SIFF 2018 Edition: The SIFFening

SIFF 2014: Press Launch and Week One of Press Screenings

Wednesday, April 30 Today I went to my first ever press launch.  I came directly from getting a small cavity filled, so there was still some sensitivity when snacking on the Continental Breakfast.  And, although I reached for an orange juice, one of my fellow staff members traded it for a Mimosa.  "It's your birthday," … Continue reading SIFF 2014: Press Launch and Week One of Press Screenings