Monday, March 24, 2008

McGoogan, Franklin, John Rae at Hot Docs

Hot Docs, billed as North America's leading festival of documentary film, runs in Toronto this year April 17 to 28. Info at

Among the premieres: Halifax filmmaker John Walker's Passages, inspired by Ken McGoogan's John Rae biography Fatal Passage. I hear it's an interesting film. I also hear it's a fully acted, fully-scripted drama. But who's to set the bounds of documentary film, anyway?
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