After a lengthy run on the festival circuit, Dome Karukoski’s film Tom of Finland is getting a limited run in Toronto. The film explores the life and work of artist Touko Laaksonen, better known as Tom of Finland, whose homoerotic work was a source of inspiration for the gay community. Over at In the Seats, I take a closer look at Karukoski’s film.
You can read the review here: Tom of Finland
Published by Courtney Small
The founder of Cinema Axis, Courtney is a Rotten Tomatoes approved critic who can frequently be heard discussing film as co-host of Frameline on Radio Regent. Courtney has contributed to several publications including Leonard Maltin, That Shelf, POV Magazine, In the Seats, Black Girl Nerds, and Comix Asylum. He has appeared on ET Canada and Hollywood Suite's Cinema A to Z. Courtney celebrates diversity in cinema as host of the Changing Reels podcast and is a member of the Toronto Film Critics Association, the Online Film Critics Society, and the African American Film Critics Association.
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