There is no shortage of Romanian cinema at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival. And that’s the way it should be!

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Romanian director Corneliu Porumboiu was warmly received last night at the Toronto International Film Festival 2015, with his most recent movie The Treasure.

He was here in Toronto before, but the presenter had some great words about Corneliu.

This was the second of three projections for THE TREASURE at TIFF 2015, on the evening of Thursday 17 September 2015.

The room was packed.

Watch below:

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TIFF – the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival – lights up this beautiful city every September.

There is a healthy dose of cool Romanian cinema for us to sample this year, including new productions from established directors such as Corneliu Porumboiu (Police, Adjective) and Radu Muntean (The paper will be blue).

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$8 /month for Netflix Canada is not a deal breaker.

It is cheap.

So how come have we got to expect more from Netflix Canada?

Cause I do: their music genre counts the “fabulous number” of 40 movies.

There are more rockumentaries, rock movies, radio movies or musicals in the personal archive of any single good friend of mine.

Netflix Canada's page for the Music genre.
Netflix Canada’s page for the Music genre.

For those of you not interested in Katy Perry and the likes, here are some recommendations. It took less than 5 minutes to compile the list!

 

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TEXT: Toronto, my hometown, was recently featured in a book and a movie.

MUSIC: found another great, underground, spacerock band!

RUNNING TIME: 08’46”

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