November 19, 2017

Articles by Alan Jones

TIFF '13 Review: A Story of Children and Film

By Alan Jones | September 10th, 2013
Mark Cousins comprehensive documentary on children in cinema has a bad habit of telling you what to thinkRead More

TIFF '13 Review: The Past

By Alan Jones | September 9th, 2013
The follow up film from A Separation director Asghar Farhadi is a potent combination of drama and mysteryRead More

TIFF '13 Review: Made in America

By Alan Jones | September 9th, 2013
Ron Howard's concert doc of Jay Z's Made In America festival celebrates consumerism as much as it does individualismRead More

TIFF '13 Review: Gravity

By Alan Jones | September 9th, 2013
George Clooney and Sandra Bullock's space thriller is more like '127 Hours' than '2001'Read More

Bruce McDonald Brings 'The Husband' to TIFF

By Alan Jones | September 9th, 2013
McDonald has been bringing his films to TIFF since 1989 and this year he's back at the “big kids' table”Read More

TIFF '13 Review: Labor Day

By Alan Jones | September 8th, 2013
Jason Reitman's latest piece of Oscar bait reveals his strange obsession with the nuclear familyRead More

TIFF '13 Review: 12 Years a Slave

By Alan Jones | September 8th, 2013
Steve McQueen's unflinching drama provides a devastating look at the horrors of slaveryRead More

TIFF '13 Review: When Jews Were Funny

By Alan Jones | September 7th, 2013
Spending 90 minutes with a bunch of comedians riffing on Jewish identity is not a complete waste of timeRead More

TIFF '13 Review: The Fifth Estate

By Alan Jones | September 6th, 2013
The “WikiLeaks movie” is a film about the new guard made by the old guard, and the old guard doesn't really know what they're talking aboutRead More
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