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VIFF 2018: Sicilian Ghost Story

This modern-day Romeo and Juliet tale earns its keep by caring so much about the innocent human beings caught up in relentless Mafia vendettas.

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VIFF 2018: Mirai

An unusually introspective animé, Mirai homes in on a small-town family quietly enduring growing pains, starting with a grouchy working mom and a stay-at-home architect dad.

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VIFF 2018: Maria By Callas

Whether you’re an opera neophyte or a well-Callased veteran, this profile of the original diva is a huge travel trunk of riches.

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VIFF 2018: In My Room

The limits of identity are tested by six teenagers whose self-told stories unfold in juxtaposition with each other.

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VIFF 2018: Le Grand Bal

This long but fascinating French doc vividly captures the sprawling Grand Ball that happens in the middle of the Allier countryside in France each year—and also the universal impulse to dance.

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VIFF 2018: Genesis

Note that Quebec’s Philippe Lesage retains the hypnagogic mood of his 2015 feature Les Démons without relying on that film’s overt horrors.

CONFESSIONS

God Help Me x2

Yesterday was a bad day. Today was kinda good but bad as well. I got my phone working again. My...

I SAW YOU

Black dress beauty Saturday night at the...

You were sitting at the booth close to the door with your blonde friend. You were wearing a...