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July 2014 Archives

Aboriginal filmmaker behind Rhymes for Young Ghouls discusses identity and art

devery-jacobs-in-rhymes-for-young-ghouls.jpgJeff Barnaby, the Mi'kmaq writer and director of the critically acclaimed film Rhymes for Young Ghouls participated in an international symposium organized by Wapikoni Mobile in Montreal today. Homerun's Sonali Karnick speaks to Barnaby about the challenges of aboriginal filmmaking. (Photo Jan Thijs)
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Robert Libman wants to be a Conservative Party of Canada candidate

CONS.jpgThe former Mayor of Côte Saint-Luc and co-founder of Quebec's Equality Party wants to be the Conservative Party candidate in the federal riding of Mount Royal. Homerun's Sonali Karnick speaks with Libman about what inspired him to get back into politics. (Photo Conservative Party)
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Tobe Hooper, creator of Texas Chainsaw Massacre gets lifetime achievement award

photo (14).JPGForty years after Texas Chainsaw Massacre was first released, the film's director, producer and co-writer is being honoured with a lifetime achievement award at the Fantasia International Film Festival in Montreal. Homerun's Sonali Karnick speaks with Tobe Hooper, often considered the father of slasher horror.
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Montreal Pride Festival says it needs more funding

Pride.jpgThe Montreal Pride Festival has recruited lobbyists to help them get the funding they say they deserve from the Quebec government. Homerun's Sonali Karnick speaks with Jean-Sébastien Boudreault, Vice-President of the Montreal Pride Festival.
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