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September 7, 2019

by InRO Staff Festival Coverage Film

Toronto International Film Festival 2019 | Dispatch 1: Parasite,The Truth, Portrait of a Lady on Fire

September 7, 2019

Our first dispatch from the 2019 Toronto Film Festival (which runs from Sept. 5 – 15) finds us finally catching up with a lot of titles from this year’s Cannes Film Festival (Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite, Celine Sciamma’s Portrait of a Lady on Fire, the Dardennes’ Young Ahmed, and Michael Angelo Covino’s Un Certain Regard title The Climb) in addition to discovering some new titles from big auteurs with the rest of the festival-going audience (Hirokazu Kore-eda’s recent Venice Film Festival opener…

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#KickingtheCanon by Greg Cwik Music

Serge Gainsbourg | Histoire de Melody Nelson

One of the horniest albums ever recorded, Serge Gainsbourg’s Histoire de Melody Nelson is a 28-minute exhalation of libidinous longing. The album tells a Lolita-like tale, partially autobiographical, of the middle-aged musician’s fantasies about, and consequent seduction of, a 15-year-old girl named Melody Nelson, whose bike the man…

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