Articles by Chelsey Burnside


Catch Up: Miles Jay

If there’s anything I’ve learned from chatting with Miles Jay, it’s that every one of the filmmaker’s shoots is an adventure. Last time we spoke in 2010, he recounted getting thrown in a van by the Ghanaian military for filming …

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Craigslist Chemistry’s quintet of band members are relaxing in a shady corner secluded from the picnic-blanket patchwork that is Trinity Bellwoods park on a long weekend. Condensation drips down the melting rainbow-coloured slushies that dot the grass between them — props …

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A Fine Balance

Melinda Shankar finally has time to breathe. Flip-flopping between her two TV series – Degrassi and How to be Indie – on top of movies, awards shows, interviews and appearances has meant extra-long work days and a downtime deficiency for …

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Kids & Explosions and Glitter and Kittens

[audio:|titles=Kids & Explosions – Everything] The stage name Kids & Explosions couldn’t be more fitting for Josh Raskin’s mash-up project – a compilation of things that probably shouldn’t go together, but end up sounding really cool. The musical randomness that …

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