Ghanaian Short Film Screened at Montreal World Film Festival in Canada

‘Vagabonds’, a Ghanaian short film directed by Amartei Armar, has been selected among world films to be screened at the 42nd edition of the Montreal World Film Festival in Canada (MWFF). Continue reading Ghanaian Short Film Screened at Montreal World Film Festival in Canada

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This Book Looks at the History of Canadian Snack Food

Janis Thiessen explores the history of snacks in her book Snacks: A Canadian Food History.She dedicates a whole chapter to Hawkins Cheezies, exploring the production, popularity and origins of Hawkins and other Canadian snack food companies. This interview originally aired on Dec. 4, 2017.  Continue reading This Book Looks at the History of Canadian Snack Food

Documentary on the Dying Art of Glove Puppetry Opens Vancouver Taiwanese Film Festival

Chen Hsi-huang is a master of a dying art. The latest effort to preserve it leans on the most modern of technology as well as a most eternal of struggles. Continue reading Documentary on the Dying Art of Glove Puppetry Opens Vancouver Taiwanese Film Festival

The Art of Banksy Exhibit Opens in Toronto, But the Artist is Nowhere to be Seen

Banksy, the anonymous and infamous British street artist, has a new exhibit that opened in Toronto’s Junction Triangle neighbourhood, but he has nothing to do with the show. Continue reading The Art of Banksy Exhibit Opens in Toronto, But the Artist is Nowhere to be Seen

Young Romanian-Born Conductor Named New Music Director of Canadian Orchestra

Romanian-born conductor Andrei Feher, 26, was appointed music director of Canadian Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra. He will take over the new position in August this year. Continue reading Young Romanian-Born Conductor Named New Music Director of Canadian Orchestra