Revisiting Toronto After Dark 2012: Citadel

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Toronto After Dark, I will be revisiting one film from each year of the festival. Please be aware that these discussions may include SPOILERS. After one year away, Toronto After Dark returned to the newly renovated Bloor Hot Docs Cinema for its 2012 edition. Highlights from this edition of the festival […]

Toronto After Dark 2012: My Thoughts on Citadel

In the UK, the hoodie has become a symbol of disenfranchised youth.  Gangs of hooded youth gather in Britain’s impoverished areas and can be quite frightening to come across.  Citadel was inspired by a true incident, in which director Ciaron Foy was attacked by Hoodies, which results in what is easily the most tense and […]