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Edmonton International Film Festival starts revealing worlds Thursday
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Edmonton International Film Festival starts revealing worlds Thursday
This year’s posters read: Edmonton International Feels Festival — and they’re delightfully on point. For why do we love film? Besides in music and cinematography, the ongoing magic of science and art rolling around in the hay, surely empathy is at the core. You don’t cry when that dog gets shot o...
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Data, Darth Maul and the Doctors: Edmonton Expo 2018 drew masses
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Data, Darth Maul and the Doctors: Edmonton Expo 2018 drew masses
Dressed as everything from Aang the Last Airbender to a friendly blue Jaws, legions of pop culture loyalists went through Edmonton Expo over the weekend, hoping to catch personal moments with Data the android, Darth Maul and a duo of Doctors Who. Despite a couple cancellations including Aquaman’s...
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The long walk to the stage: Liane Faulder pulls back the curtain on her journey from book to Fringe debut
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The long walk to the stage: Liane Faulder pulls back the curtain on her journey from book to Fringe debut
Handbills, amputations and doughnuts all part of the fun for Journal writer Liane Faulder
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Data and the Eleventh Doctor talk death and space cats at Edmonton Expo
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Data and the Eleventh Doctor talk death and space cats at Edmonton Expo
Data is the funniest convention panellist and the Eleventh Doctor is terrific with children — the things you learn at Edmonton Expo! The two biggest celebrity interviews Saturday at the annual pop culture extravaganza were Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Brent Spiner and Matt Smith — the Who lea...
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Edmonton Expo review: Darth Maul digs deep into Star Wars role
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Edmonton Expo review: Darth Maul digs deep into Star Wars role
We live in a city famous for a shopping centre, but an even bigger Maul dropped in Friday. Ray Park, the 44-year-old actor and stuntman who played the most iconic character in Star Wars: Episode 1 — The Phantom Menace, was the first of Edmonton Expo’s big-name guests to appear on stage this weeke...
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Play the fool, in a good way, as third annual clown festival kicks off
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Play the fool, in a good way, as third annual clown festival kicks off
The tears of a clown are meant to be funny. Really.
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Gotta Minute Film Festival takes over LRT and Calgary's CTrain screens starting Monday
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Gotta Minute Film Festival takes over LRT and Calgary's CTrain screens starting Monday
Edmonton’s most accessible film festival is on track, all you have to do to catch Gotta Minute Film Festival’s one-minute silent shorts — 36 of them in total — is look up at the info screens as you’re waiting for the LRT. Or, if you want to watch the whole program in a comfortable setting […]
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