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Kevin Ritchie

Director Pietra Brettkelly finds a gregarious documentary subject in Chinese fashion designer Guo Pei more

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Julien Fréchette's gracefully shot film profiles four western volunteers who sign up to fight ISIS in Iraq and Syria more

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PJ Raval's unflinching doc examines the colonial relationship between the United States and the Philippines more

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Director Jon Blåhed profiles legendary Sámi artist and activist who lives above the Arctic Circle in Norway more

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Ukrainian filmmaker Sergei Loznitsa observes the people converging on the Soviet War Memorial in Berlin on May 9 more

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Daniel Nicoletta

Bruce LaBruce, Kathleen Hanna and John Waters are interviewed in German doc about Toronto-born movement more

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Robert Greene has created an absorbing and haunting meta-doc with the sweep of a classic American western more

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Evangelia Kranioti's homage to Brazilian trans icon Luana Muniz is a dreamy acid-trip through Rio's queer nightlife more

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United Skates, Bisbee '17, Red Roll Red and Of Fathers And Sons have been making waves at Sundance and other film fests ahead their Toronto premieres more

Interviews & Features

If you can’t score tickets to these films at Hot Docs, fear not – catch them in theatres or online in the coming months more

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The film looks and sounds great, but it’s hobbled by hand-holding exposition and a checklist approach to character more

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Barry Levinson-directed HBO drama skims the surface of the Penn State sex-abuse scandal and the football coach who may have allowed it to happen more

TV & Streaming

Toronto R&B superstar The Weeknd (mostly) trades misanthropy for vulnerability on the six-track EP My Dear Melancholy, more

Album reviews

These are the shows NOW critics are looking forward to this month. Charlotte Day Wilson, U.S. Girls, Majid Jordan, Born Ruffians and Frigs play hotly anticipated hometown gigs, plus shows by Ty Segall, Lil Berete, Yaeji and more. more

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The Weeknd just released his new project My Dear Melancholy, and Wasted Times leads this week's #NOWplaying roundup of new Toronto music. Also: a shot-for-shot remake of Carly Rae Jepsen's I Really Like You by Little Junior, Blimp Rock and more. more

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Amal Clooney, The Magnetic Fields and Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina are among the artists and speakers coming to Toronto for the Luminato Festival in 2018 more

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NOW critics pick their most-anticipated new and returning spring series, including Bill Hader's Barry, The Last OG starring Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish, the Roseanne revival and the latest seasons of Archer, Westworld and The Handmaid's Tale more

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Listen to 20 songs from local artists including Faiza, Jonas Bonnetta, Art Department, Hex, Jaunt and Yamantaka // Sonic Titan on our weekly Spotify playlist #NOWplaying more

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The documentary film festival's 25th lineup has also reached gender parity more

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Check out our roundup of new Toronto tunes, also featuring Clairmont The Second, Block Univers, NAV and more more

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