‘The focus is about Black lives and Black voices:’ Utopia Falls creator R.T. Thorne shares his curated watch list

R.T. Thorne’s series Utopia Falls illustrates diverse young leaders who rise up against their oppressors, something the world is in need of and, thankfully, is not of short supply.  Born in Calgary but now living in Toronto, Thorne has built a long career as a television director, producer, filmmaker, and music video director for a … Continue reading ‘The focus is about Black lives and Black voices:’ Utopia Falls creator R.T. Thorne shares his curated watch list

How this episode of Schitt’s Creek changed my life

Whether it's pure escapism, a convenient time-waster, or a welcomed distraction, television means something different to everyone. But sometimes the narrative can resonate a little deeper and speak our truth in a way that was hard to express before and you just needed to see it play out on screen in order to exclaim, "Yes! … Continue reading How this episode of Schitt’s Creek changed my life

Anne with a Passport: How a PEI icon travelled the globe

Anne Shirley, a character of infinite imagination and compassion, emerged in the early 20th century and made a name for Canadian writer L.M. Montgomery. Her first novel, Anne of Green Gables, was a homegrown gem that spelled success for Montgomery throughout her lifetime, inspiring multiple sequels, spin-offs and adaptations. The latest iteration of Montgomery's beloved tale … Continue reading Anne with a Passport: How a PEI icon travelled the globe