Dec 17, 2014 | 28:27Q Alanis Obomsawin brings "Trick or Treaty" to Studio Q Video
Q Alanis Obomsawin brings "Trick or Treaty" to Studio Q Dec 17, 2014 | 28:27Indigenous filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin speaks with guest host Piya Chattopadhyay about her latest documentary, "Trick or Treaty". The film details the legacy of the James Bay Treaty, also known as Treaty 9, a controversial agreement between the government and First Nations in Ontario from 1905. Obomsawin discusses the challenges of bringing this story to the screen, and how she views her role as a filmmaker in the on-going struggle for indigenous rights.
Dec 24, 2014 | 18:31Q "Inherent Vice" star Katherine Waterston Video
Q "Inherent Vice" star Katherine Waterston Dec 24, 2014 | 18:31Katherine Waterston is winning accolades for her role opposite Joaquin Phoenix in "Inherent Vice". The film is a post-modern noir set in 1970s Los Angeles, and based on the novel by Thomas Pynchon. Waterston speaks to Wab Kinew about the experience working with Joaquin Phoenix, as well as director Paul Thomas Anderson -- known for past acclaimed films such as "There Will Be Blood" and "Boogie Nights".
Dec 22, 2014 | 13:33Q "Marco Polo" star Olivia Cheng Video
Q "Marco Polo" star Olivia Cheng Dec 22, 2014 | 13:33Guest host Tom Power talks to Canadian actress Olivia Cheng about her breakout role as Mei Lin in the new Netflix series, "Marco Polo". The upcoming 10-episode series dramatizes the famous Italian explorer's younger years in Kublai Khan's court in 13th century China. The journalist-turned-actress plays a royal concubine -- a role she didn't know she wanted until reading historical essays.
Oct 23, 2014 | 37:44Q Clint Malarchuk on "The Crazy Game" Video
Q Clint Malarchuk on "The Crazy Game" Oct 23, 2014 | 37:44Clint Malarchuk joins Jian to talk about his battle with depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder and alcoholism. He opens up about his wife Joanie, who was with him when he shot himself in the head, how he continues to deal with mental illness today, and whether he thinks the stigma around it is changing.
Dec 1, 2014 | 27:25Q Bob Colacello in Studio Q Video
Q Bob Colacello in Studio Q Dec 1, 2014 | 27:25Journalist and editor Bob Colacello joins Piya at the desk to talk about his long relationship with Vanity Fair and Interview Magazine, and how he has explored the lives of Andy Warhol and Ronald and Nancy Reagan.
Jun 11, 2013 | 32:43Q Iconic Canadian artist Joni Mitchell on Q - Part 1 Video
Q Iconic Canadian artist Joni Mitchell on Q - Part 1 Jun 11, 2013 | 32:43Jian and Joni Mitchell - in a North American broadcast exclusive - talk about how one of Canada's greatest gifts to music, dealt with fame, her fight to remain original, and how painting shaped her approach to songwriting. Joni Mitchell will be in Toronto next week for her Luminato Festival tribute concert, "Joni: A Portrait in Song".
Jul 11, 2014 | 4:29Q Lilly Singh on her parents (and their accents) Video
Q Lilly Singh on her parents (and their accents) Jul 11, 2014 | 4:29Lilly Singh discusses how her parents, all parents in fact, are ripe territory for comedy. She also explains why she choose to use accents and costumes when portraying them, yet holding true to positive representations of indo-Canadians.