HOT DOCS 2012 (Toronto) – Petra’s Poem\The Frog Princes (double-bill) Reviews (Paolo Kagaoan)

HOT DOCS 2012 (Toronto) Petra’s Poem Directed by Shira Avni The Frog Princes Directed by Omar Majeed and Ryan Mullins Tickets are still available for May 5, 2012 9:45pm: CLICK HERE Tuesday started with a screening of the 4-minute movie Petra’s Poem, which I’m not sure can be classified as a documentary. It’s a wellContinue reading “HOT DOCS 2012 (Toronto) – Petra’s Poem\The Frog Princes (double-bill) Reviews (Paolo Kagaoan)”

HOT DOCS 2012 – Glow: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling (Paolo Kagaoan casts a fictional version of Glow)

Hot Docs 2012 (Toronto) Paolo here. Kirk and I keep seeing the same movies, which is going to be a problem unless we do doubleheaders all the time during the festival. The first movie we saw together is Glow: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling, about an all-female wrestling league of the sameContinue reading “HOT DOCS 2012 – Glow: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling (Paolo Kagaoan casts a fictional version of Glow)”

HOT DOCS 2012 – Buzkashi! Review (Paolo Kagaoan)

Hot Docs 2012 (Toronto) Buzkashi! Directed by Najeeb Mirza Tickets are still available for May 6, 9:00pm: CLICK HERE Horses like ants rush down a Tajik mountain, parched like desert, while a horse and its rider peacefully stand on a dark boundary line slashing the steep slope. That’s the best I can do in describingContinue reading “HOT DOCS 2012 – Buzkashi! Review (Paolo Kagaoan)”