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    TIFF 2019: First Reactions to Roger Michell’s ‘Blackbird’ Find Charm in a Delicate Narrative

    Toronto International Film Festival saw the premiere of Roger Michell’s latest “Blackbird,” a remake of the award-winning Danish drama, “Silent Heart.” First reactions are mixed, with some critics still finding the heart at the center of its delicate story. The film stars Susan Sarandon, Kate Winslet, Mia Wasikowska, Sam Neill, Lindsay Duncan, Rainn Wilson, Bex […] More

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    Women in Film: Gillian Armstrong’s ‘My Brilliant Career’

    Women in Film is a weekly column that examines films directed by women. All films selected for this column are currently streaming online. To view other entries into this column, be sure to click on the tag “Women in Film.” Gillian Armstrong has built her career on telling the stories of headstrong, fierce women who […] More