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Designer Gift Ideas

15 Practical Designer Gift Ideas for the Holidays

With the holidays fast approaching you may be wondering what to get for that special someone. Here are 15 practical designer gift ideas to get you started.

Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story

‘Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story’ is a Must-See

Learn more about love and creativity in this design documentary with storyboard artist Harold Michelson and his wife, film researcher Lillian Michelson.

Art Departmental’s Top 10 Favourite Films of 2011

If there is anything I love more than production design it is film in and of itself. I see roughly 250-300 films a year so while I definitely have a bit of catching up to

HOT DOCS 2011 REVIEWS: The Shorts Edition

My Hot Docs marathon continues this week and I just wanted to make sure that short films got their fair shake as well so I made sure to catch a bunch. Here are some of

HOT DOCS 2011 REVIEWS: Big Buzz Films

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival starts off shortly with Morgan Spurlock’s documentary, POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold about the quantity and persistence of product placement in television and film all while

Art Departmental at Hot Docs 2011

As many of you may know, Art Departmental is based out of Toronto, Canada and as such we have access to easily two of the greatest festivals in the World. That being the Toronto International Film

OSCAR WEEK: My Top 10 Favourite Films of 2010

Just hours from now Hollywood will give out little gold men to what some consider the very best cinema has to offer. I disagree with the Academy. I will be live-tweeting the Oscars and Red

FILM REVIEWS: Toronto International Film Festival 2009

For those of you who aren’t familiar TIFF is the largest public film festival in the world. So it’s kind of like putting kids loose in a candy store or trying to ride as many rides as you can at Disneyland before close except Disneyland has nothing on TIFF.