Bill Doskoch: Media, BPS*, Film, Minutiae

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A protest of one against … what exactly, I don't know

As I return home from afternoon errands, there is a boy, approximately aged six, sitting cross-legged on the sidewalk in full pout mode. His red book bag is lying on a patch of grass about six feet behind him. He is surrounded by a four-person intervention team: a middle-aged woman, a guy in his mid-30s […]

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Dead or Alive – The wild world of Takashi Miike!

One of my favourite films by my favourite outlaw director is playing tonight at Toronto's Royal Theatre: Dead or Alive, by Takashi Miike! If you want to see a CTV.ca story I've written in part about him, check out: Midnight Madness screens cinema's wilder side. Dead or Alive is a 1999 film essentially about a […]

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