Tag Archives: Young Adult

February 13

TIFF Next Wave: Boy 7

Sam (Matthijs van de Sande Bakhuyzen) wakes up on a crowded subway with no recollection of who he is or how he got there. After a confrontation with the police reveals that he possesses above average combat abilities, the confused teenager sets out to uncover his true identity. Aided by the mysterious Lara (Ella-June Henrard), […]

March 24

Divergent

Sometimes it’s really nice to know where you belong. Knowing your place in the family, your job at the office, your responsibilities and what is expected of you. However, it can easily become a yoke around your neck keeping you from exploring beyond what we’ve come to call your “comfort zone”. Are you comfortable because […]

February 26

The Auteurs: Jason Reitman

One of the most fascinating filmmakers to emerge in the world of cinema in the past decade, Jason Reitman likes to explore individuals who struggle to deal with the realities of their life. The son of famed comedy filmmaker Ivan Reitman, Jason Reitman has carved out his own distinct voice by meshing both humor and […]