DAVID SOLWAY: ROBESPIERRE &
"Our task today is to reinvent
a liberating terror."
- Book Review
IN DEFENSE OF FOOD: AN EATER'S MANIFESTO
by Michael Pollan
What is the difference between real
food and processed food? Everything.
SLUMDOG ECONOMICS by Sudanand Dhume
Why Slumdog Millionaire failed to
curry favour with local cinephiles: cumin over troubled waters.
NOISE AND YOUR HEALTH by Sheela
Noise annoys and even destroys.
Are you listening?
GET GOVERNMENT OUT OF MARRIAGE by
Rights versus personal objection
-- and the winner is.
MICHAEL JACKSON: THE AWE AND THE
AW by Yahia Lababidi
Michael -- I'm the living dead/the
dark thoughts in your head -- is back. Will back be good enough?
PARAISO TRAVEL reviewed by Sylvain
For the love of a woman and dream
of the better life, a couple's harrowing voyage from Medellin
to NYC is the subject of director Simon Brand's masterpiece.
SIX DEGREES OF JAZZ
S is for sublime.
For sanctuary. For Sylvain Provost, one of Round Midnight's
NECESSITIES OF LIFE reviewed by
The clash of cultures gets a superb
viewing in Benoît Pilon's ennobling film.
TO POMMEL A TAMIL by Bernard Dubé
The lost-found-lost art of protest
-- the Nadu in the haystack.
WHAT I SAW IN THE MAW OF LOVE AND
HATE by Robert J. Lewis
Playing to win when the tide is
out and you're tied down.