Posts Tagged ‘film festival’

Giveaway – The Exhibition and When I Walk at Hot Docs Festival

Posted on April 22nd, 2013 by by Lisa Lagace

Come Thursday, another Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival is upon us for 11 days, and I couldn’t be more excited to be covering it. Documentary film is the most reliable format for great filmmaking, in my opinion, because real stories always resonate – even if the camera work and production value are poor – […]

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TGIF – Happy International Women’s Day!

Posted on March 8th, 2013 by by Lisa Lagace

┬áHey peeps! Welcome to another TGIF. This has been the best week ever for me as I finally met the woman who had the biggest impact on the choices I’ve made in my life. And it’s International Women’s Day today, so perfect timing! I got to see both her performances at AGO’s 1st Thursday last […]

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Hot Docs Films To Check Out

Posted on April 26th, 2012 by by Lisa Lagace

Hot Docs starts today! I’ve said it before, but I’ll say it again, this is my favorite film festival in the city. Stories about real people living real lives are always more fascinating than ones made up to sell tickets. That said, here are a few docs I think you guys might like to check […]

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Free Movies! TIFF in the Park

Posted on July 5th, 2011 by by Lisa Lagace

I love free movies. I love musicals. And I love any opportunity to be outdoors in the city and do something fun. So obviously, I’m excited for TIFF in the Park. It all starts tomorrow night outside Roy Thompson Hall at 9pm with The Wizard of Oz, so fill your flask with your favorite beverage, […]

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Who to See at NXNE 2011

Posted on June 14th, 2011 by by Lisa Lagace

As I just got back from Bonnaroo and am unfortunately fighting off a brutal cold (in June, seriously Jebus?) alongside the Roo exhaustion, IÔÇÖve decided to skip my usual┬álong winded┬árecommendations on why you should see these bands and instead just show you the schedule I made for myself using the handy scheduler NXNE has so […]