TIFF 2018: Freaks – A Psychological Thriller

Freaks gets off an running thanks to a grounded story and standout performance from newcomer Lexy Kolker. Seven-year-old Chloe (Lexy Kolker) is ordered by her dad, Henry (Emile Hirsch) to remain locked in their decrepit home.  Her dad thinks he is doing what’s best for her.  The reality couldn’t be further from the truth.  She’s not allowed outside.  As for her dad, we don’t really know what’s going on with him.  He tells Chloe that…

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TIFF 2018: Canadian Features Lineup Announced

The second wave of titles for TIFF 2018 were unveiled this morning with the announcement Canadian features and short films.  The feature films follow below. “We’re especially proud to present such a diverse group of films,” said Steve Gravestock, Senior Programmer, TIFF. “Ranging from science fiction to fantasy, myth to documentary, and romance to a dystopic vision of our neighbours to the south, this year’s Canadian films come from every region in the country, stretching…

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