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Weird Sex and Snowshoes And Other Canadian Film Phenomena by Katherine Monk

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Published by Raincoast Books .
Written in English


  • Movie/Tv Tie-Ins,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Performing Arts / Film / Reference,
  • Motion pictures,
  • Canada

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsAtom Egoyan (Foreword)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8567774M
ISBN 101551924749
ISBN 109781551924748

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  Weird sex & snowshoes: and other Canadian film phenomena by Monk, Katherine, Internet Archive Language English Title (alternate script) None Author (alternate script) None. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by ttscribehongkong on December 1, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:   Weird Sex & Snowshoes is composed of 10 essays of considerable length organized by theme - survival, language, identity, multiculuralism, sexuality etc. - that are interspersed with profiles, of varying length, of contemporary directors. The package is complete with mini reviews. Fresh, fast-paced, and funny—Weird Sex and Snowshoes is a documentary loosely based on the acclaimed book (published by Raincoast Books) by film critic Katherine Monk. A smorgasbord of interviews and film clips, Weird Sex gives 21 celebrated Canadian directors the chance to sound off on “just what is Canadian cinema”? Atom Egoyan, Guy Maddin, Denys Arcand, Robert Lepage and Lynne Stopkewich. Thankfully, Katherine Monk's book can alleviate that arid condition. Composed of thematically driven chapters, biographical profiles and filmographies, studies of various Canadian film movements, and reviews of Canadian films, Weird Sex and Snowshoes has the power to.

Monk introduces Weird Sex & Snowshoes as a “populist-oriented primer.” The first 10 chapters form a thematic structure to Canadian film history and feature such intriguing titles as “Sex . Weird Sex and Snowshoes, the fresh, fast-paced, funny documentary based loosely on Vancouver Sun film critic Katherine Monk's acclaimed book, is cagey enough to say just that. And more. And more. A smorgasbord of interviews and film clips, Weird Sex gives some of Canada's most celebrated filmmakers the chance to sound off on "Just what is.   Also see: Weird Sex and Snowshoes, a documentary film based on the book of the same name by film critic Katherine Monk, screening as a world premiere as part of the upcoming Whistler Film Festival. It’s a must-see for any movie lover and/or Canadian citizen. Weird Sex and Snowshoes: A Trek Through the Canadian Cinematic Psyche (TV Movie ) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.

"Fresh, fast-paced, and funny, Weird Sex and Snowshoes is a bilingual documentary showcasing more than 70 Canadian films. Interviews with the most prominent Canadian directors include the likes of international stars from Atom Egoyan and Denys Arcand to proven artists such as Zacharias Kunuk, Denis Villeneuve, and Lynne Stopkewich, among others. Based on the book by film critic Katherine . Weird Sex and Snowshoes | Originally released Les Raquetteurs | Originally released Albums I bought (23/52) – 44%: Thrush Hermit box set. Shows I attended (11/52) – 21%: Bitter City & Ramona @ Rancho Relaxo; Ma Thrush Hermit (w/ . Społeczność miłośników kina — Weird Sex and Snowshoes: A Trek Through the Canadian Cinematic Psyche ()Actors: Robert Lepage. Katherine Monk is a national movie journalist for Postmedia News Service. Before becoming a national reporter, she worked at the Vancouver Sun as a movie critic, pop music critic, and news reporter. Her bestselling book on Canadian film, Weird Sex and Snowshoes, was adapted to the screen by Omni Film in Monk is a regular radio and TV commentator on the subject of movies.