On Our Radar

On Our Radar

In 2012, Richard Wagamese released his novel, Indian Horse, a semi-autobiographical account of growing up in the Canadian residential school system and finding solace in hockey. The book has recently been adapted for the screen by writer Dennis Foon and director Stephen S. Campanelli . Wagamese...
As Cinéma Québecois continues to break barriers surrounding technique, acting, and teamwork, it also continues to remain ahead of the curve. We got the chance to watch Chien de Garde , which completely took us by storm as we rewatched it a multitude of times, because it was THAT good. Chien de...
Set in a mystical all-inclusive resort on an unnamed carribean island on the brink of revolution, the solitary Mike (Ludovic Berthillot), a giant-slab of flesh and muscle, arrives for vacation. The attentive staff, a host (Sylvio Arriola), the maid, Esmeralda (Yaité Ruiz), and a salsa teacher (...
There’s no better time of the year to call in sick owing to the ice apocalypse outside. Never knowing if you are on your way to trip over a snowbank, slip on some ice or get slapped with inhuman cold, winter is a time to stay indoors. Whether you’ve caught a holiday bug or just want to be hookie,...
Nobody else can capture a moment this good. We first caught wind of Matt Grimard 's work when I first laid eyes on his project called "GOMME" - This Montreal-based visual artist is so good at capturing a moment within a second, utilizing movement and lighting to immortalize it through video. His...
2017 was so weird and unpleasant, that it’s hard not to make the case that sometime in late 2016 the world is over and we are now living in the bad place. Looking past the orange marshmallow who is now the American president and a whole lot of personal tragedy, one of the only things to help get me...