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Man: A Passion Playground

Canada, 1986 (MIFF 1988)

Director: Atom Egoyan

While a woman orates on the excellence of the masculine gender, a field of males cheer and chant their appreciation in unison.

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SPEAKING PARTS

... ... Writer and director Atom Egoyan's third and most recent film comes to us direct from its world premiere in the Director's Fortnight at the Cannes Film Festival. It explores territory that ... More »

FAMILY VIEWING

One of the most talked about films of the year at international festivals, Family Viewing> is as extraordinary and surprising as it is original. Egyptian born, Canadian bred writer/director Atom ... More »

NEXT OF KIN

Canadian 'wunderkind' Atom Egoyan, a guest at last year's MFF with his breakthrough film Family Viewing, made his first feature in 1984. Invited for last year's festival but lost en-route from ... More »

THE ADJUSTER

The films of Atom Egoyan (Family Viewing, Next of Kin, Speaking Parts, seen at previous MFFs) depict a claustrophobic universe of dys­functional families wrestling with neurotic sex­ual ... More »

FELICIA'S JOURNEY

Middle-aged bachelor Joseph Ambrose Hilditch (Bob Hoskins) lives in a dark, cluttered house in Birmingham. He is the kind of man that neighbours would describe as a kindly soul who kept himself to ... More »

CALENDAR

Atom Egoyan, (The Adjuster, Family Viewing, Next of Kin, Speaking Path, seen at previous MFFs) has departed from his usual urban-based, psychological concerns and journeyed to his ancestral homeland ... More »

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