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Toronto International Film Festival 2019 | Dispatch 2: The Lighthouse, Ema, Bacurau

September 9, 2019

Our second dispatch from the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival (here’s our first) includes several more competition titles from this year’s Cannes that we’ve been eager to get to see (Kleber Mendoça-Filho and Juliano Dornelles’s Bacurau, Elia Suleiman’s It Must Be Heaven, and Justine Triet’s Sibyl), along with buzzed-about fare making its way over to the us from the Lido (Pablo Larrain’s Ema and Kôji Fukada’s A Girl Missing), one film that saves itself from being a total waste of…

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The Witch | Robert Eggers

Robert Eggers’s debut film arrives prepackaged with the usual hype garnered by a Sundance homerun. Now a year removed from that successful premiere, however, assessments of The Witch have somewhat shifted into a less relevant realm concerning whether horror movies have to be really scary to be effective, or…

February 29, 2016
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