Friday Nov 29
Sperm blowout, hoop dreams deferred, and the rest of this week's screenings
In Delivery Man , a remake of the French Canadian comedy Starbuck , Vince Vaughn plays a man whose copious sperm donations in the 90s have yielded 533 children, a large contingent of which are suing to discover his identity.
Off the Wall spoofs nuns on film in 'The Divine Sister'
Whether she's named Bernadette, Maria, Agnes or Sister George - and whether she's a lost adolescent, a postulant or a rebellious younger sister - the young women in many nun movies are stifling urges that don't square with Mother Superior's warped and wimpled world view.
TIFF invites a pair of directors to discuss a different pair of directors
Nobody tells me anything. It wasn't until yesterday that I found out about the master classes that TIFF Cinematheque has scheduled for this Tuesday and Wednesday, in which directors Scott McGehee and David Siegel will be introducing and discussing two films by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger.