NGO workers entangled behind the lines of a combat zone during the final days of former Yugoslavia's warfare; Danes embroiled in Afghanistan.
A stirring montage of film clips, talking heads and still photos of one of the most dramatic movements in modern history.
Still one of the largest film festivals, the Toronto International Film Festival is boasting around 400 films in a 10-day extravaganza.
This is a slow-moving, deliberately paced character study of lovers whose sexual orientation challenges and threatens the status quo.
Unless you are a diehard Western fan you may find this godforsaken flick torture to sit through.
In this male dominated industry, women filmmakers support one another. It's no surprise then that national collective Film Fatales is gaining traction.
"I found this film to be an infinitely rewarding biopic that showed 'math is an art, not a science.' "
Anthony Lucero's fine film uses the framework of food film to deftly explore class, work, ethnicity, and sexism.
Its unidirectional drive makes it too predictable, although viewers will certainly laugh and enjoy themselves.
A new film is being screened in select cities this summer that focuses on the life of the late poet-musician, Gil Scott-Heron.