As part of the Hot Docs coverage over at In the Seats, I reviewed The Broker. The film examines the intricacies of an Iranian dating agency. Unlike North American matchmakers and dating apps, the agency run by Mrs. Sadri is all about maintaining the patriarchal order in society. You can read my full review of the film via the link below.
Full Review: The Broker
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. He is also a Golden Globes International Voter.
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