MODEL, PRESENCE, PHENOMENON
It was hot when I met Colbert Casimir and their two partners (preferring to be nameless, we’ll call them E and J) at a McDonalds on Ste. Catherine.
Concordia-Founded Documentary Exhibition Network Closes Summer Screenings Series with Film about Global Rebellions
Everyday Rebellion, a documentary produced by Golden Girls Filmproduktion and Film Services GmbH, will close Cinema Politica Montreal’s summer screenings at La Place de la Paix on September 1.
Friday night, the cream of the Montreal emergent fashion crop paraded their new looks in the runway show Génération Z, un événement mode 360, presented by the internationally renowned fashion design school LaSalle College.
The festival’s 10th anniversary promises a big lineup
Starting Friday, ticket-holders’ ears will rock to music that aims at satisfying all tastes. Osheaga’s lineup includes Kendrick Lamar, Florence + The Machine, The Black Keys, George Ezra, Weezer, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Schoolboy Q, FKA Twigs, Nas, Tyler The Creator and many others.
Annual Digital Arts Gathering to Change in the Future
This year’s Sight + Sound explores networked art in an ultra-localized setting, while addressing financial insecurities in the art world by bringing the festival back to its roots.
‘Rouge Mekong’ Breaks New Ground in Psychological Immersion
Journey to the centre of Sarah Lebovitz.
Film Preservationist Mark Toscano Talks David Rimmer and Experimental Filmmaking
In anticipation of the series of screenings entitled David Rimmer: A Retrospective taking place at the Cinémathèque Québécoise on April 10 and April 11, The Link spoke with Mark Toscano from the Academy Film Archive, a film preservationist who worked on the restoration of Rimmer’s films.
New Comedy Web Series Highlights Gender Bias in Drinking Culture
Three women are using humour to challenge Montreal police’s offensive response to sexual assault allegations in cabs last fall.
French Rapper K.O.F. Divides His Time Between Collaboration and Community
The ultra-commercialization of big beat hip-hop by US major labels leads many to forget that this genre of music is primarily a vehicle for social change and positivity—uniting oppressed minorities within a single mode of art.
The Cult Classic Returns for a New Generation of Acolytes
“I’ll see you again in 25 years.”
Cinema Politica Nears the End of 2015 Winter Semester with Screening of Til the Cows Come Home
Til the Cows Come Home, is a film that documents the protests in front of Frontenac Prison Farm in Kingston, Ontario in 2010 following the Harper government’s decision to transform the Canadian correctional system and close all of Canada’s rehabilitative prison farms.