The 14th DOXA Documentary Film Festival (April 30 to May 10) connects the dots between Greenpeace, the Straight, and the world's toughest milkman. Before you head out to the festival, check out our interviews with filmmakers along with dozens of capsule reviews to help you pick which films to take in.
When she was working as a dentist in Colorado, Cristin Kearns remembers being gob-smacked by the mouths full of cavities and cases of oral disease she was seeing, especially while the director of a low-cost dental clinic.
In Haze and Fog, one of the most formally challenging entries in the five-film series, the urban middle class plays the metaphorical role of the wild grass, eking out a sad existence in a bleakly phantasmagoric environment.
The Georgia Straight: A 50th Anniversary Celebration Book
This beautifully produced coffee-table book brings together over 100 of Georgia Straight's iconic covers, along with short essays, insider details and contributor reflections, putting each of these issues of the publication into its historical context.