Reel Asian Film Festival 2012: Graceland Review (Kirk Haviland)

Reel Asian Film Festival 2012 Graceland (2012) Starring Arnold Reyes, Menggie Cobarrubias, Dido De Le Paz and Ella Guevara Written and Directed by Ron Morales One of the grittiest films to play Reel Asian this year is the crime thriller Graceland from the Philippines. Not to be confused with the lavish estate of Elvis inContinue reading “Reel Asian Film Festival 2012: Graceland Review (Kirk Haviland)”

Top 5 Reasons To Check Out Reel Asian Film Fest 2012 (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival November 6-11 Toronto November 16-17th Richmond Hill, Ontario Toronto’s largest and oldest all Asian film festival, Reel Asian, will play out on screens across Toronto and Richmond Hill over the next week and a half. One of Toronto’s bigger and most recognizable festivals, the 16th edition of Reel AsianContinue reading “Top 5 Reasons To Check Out Reel Asian Film Fest 2012 (Kirk Haviland)”

Toronto After Dark 2012: Wrong Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2012 Wrong (2012) Starring Jack Plotnick, Eric Judor, Alexis Dziena, William Fichtner, Steve Little and Regan Burns Written and Directed by Quentin Dupieux The infamous Quentin Dupieux, aka musician Mr Oizo, the director of the movie about a car tire on a killing spree ‘Rubber’, is back with his newest absurdist comedyContinue reading “Toronto After Dark 2012: Wrong Review (Kirk Haviland)”

Toronto After Dark 2012 Awards Announced

Toronto After Dark 2012 has come and gone. If you weren’t able to attend, then you missed out on tentacled aliens, creepy found footage, flesh starved zombies, neurotic writers, angry werewolves, suspicious crime scene photographers, a chainsaw at a wedding, killer sushi, and plenty other examples of the weird, scary, hilarious, and fantastical. Every yearContinue reading “Toronto After Dark 2012 Awards Announced”

Toronto After Dark 2012: Game of Werewolves Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2012 Game of Werewolves (2012) Starring Gorka Otxoa, Carlos Areces, Secun de la Rose and Luis Zahera Written and Directed by Juan Martinez Moreno The closing night film from this year’s Toronto After Dark Film Festival was the Spanish horror comedy ‘Lobos de Arga’. The translation literally meaning Wolves ofContinue reading “Toronto After Dark 2012: Game of Werewolves Review (Kirk Haviland)”