Stories We Tell

‘Watermark’ wins TFCA’s $100,000 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award

First Polley, now Burtynsky-Baichwal—Toronto critics love docs

Sarah Polley’s birthday triumph at the TFCA Awards

Toronto critics give Polley the $100,000 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award for her family memoir ‘Stories We Tell’


Sarah Polley wins Rogers Best Canadian Film Award

It takes courage to uproot the accepted “truths” and mysteries of your own family, but Canadian filmmaker Sarah Polley’s documentary inquiry into the tangled secrets of her home life, Stories We Tell, is a triumph of the form. Last night, the toughest audience in any theatre–the Toronto Film Critics Association–awarded her the Rogers Best Canadian Film Award.

Toronto film critics bow to ‘The Master’

Paul Thomas Anderson’s epic wins four prizes, while ‘Bestiare,’ ‘Goon’ and ‘Stories We Tell’ vie for the $100,000 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award

Canada’s top 10 movies in 2012, according to TIFF

The year’s best features and documentaries were announced tonight in Toronto

Sarah, Ben and the seven psychos

Deconstruction gone wild in ‘Argo,’ ‘Stories We Tell,’ ‘Seven Psychopaths,’ ‘Nobody Walks,’ and ‘Antiviral’

Brian D. Johnson picks TIFF’s Top 10

The best of the Toronto International Film Festival as chosen by our film critic … plus! a booby prize

TIFF 2012: Fishing for masterpieces

As we take stock, ‘The Master’ looms large, along with some groundbreaking docs

Protecting Sarah Polley’s secret

Now that I’ve seen her documentary, I’m glad I didn’t spill the beans


Sarah Polley reveals family secret in blog post, new film

Canadian film maker gets close to home with new film, Stories We Tell