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The British-Tamil musician talked Netflix, Ghomeshi and Chinese investment in Sri Lanka at the Canadian premiere of her documentary more

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The British-Tamil musician encountered a few hiccups en route to her Hot Docs appearance in Toronto more

Movies & TV


Mike Ford

British-Sri Lankan musician is scheduled to attend Hot Docs screening in Toronto on May 2 more

Movies & TV

Steve Loveridge's fascinating doc looks at the evolution of the Grammy-nominated recording artist and outrage-generator more


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

Interviews & Features

From a doc about M.I.A. to Oscar-winning director Barry Jenkins's follow-up to Moonlight, here are the movies on our radar this year more

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What might be her final proper LP is a concerted feel-good effort more

Album reviews

ā€œIā€™m here for every colour, including Black Lives Matter,ā€ she sings on POC THAT STILL A RYDA more


Maya Arulpragasam is determined to use her pop star status to change the way people think about refugees, question the rules of cultural appropriation and challenge digital colonialism more