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Xavier Dolan’s Style (Video Essay)

This video essay looks at the consistencies in Xavier Dolan’s aesthetics in each of his first five films: I Killed My Mother, Heartbeats, Laurence Anyways, Tom at the Farm, and Mommy. The essay was written by Christopher Heron, edited by Brian Robertson, and narrated by Canadian filmmaker Patricia Rozema. This video essay was first published… Continue reading Xavier Dolan’s Style (Video Essay)

New Issue (Christopher Doyle & Xavier Dolan), Subscription Service Launches

We’ve just wrapped our coverage of the 2013 edition of the Toronto International Film Festival where we shot over 17 long-form interviews, live-streaming the vast majority of them. Look for those interviews to be released in upcoming issues of The Seventh Art. We’re also thrilled to announce our new issue, featuring long-form interviews with legendary… Continue reading New Issue (Christopher Doyle & Xavier Dolan), Subscription Service Launches

Stéphanie Weber-Biron Interview (Heartbeats)

Stéphanie Weber-Biron is a director and cinematographer, whose work has spanned feature films, animated shorts, music videos and documentaries. As a cinematographer she has collaborated twice with director Xavier Dolan (J’ai tué ma mère and Heartbeats), helped chronicle Montreal’s punk history in the documentaryMTL Punk: The First Wave, and shot the stop-motion animated adaptation of… Continue reading Stéphanie Weber-Biron Interview (Heartbeats)