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Genèse

How does a filmmaker achieve character development? I have a newfound respect for filmmakers that make it seem intuitive, only because Genèse writer and director, Philippe Lesage does not.

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Unleashing Hounds

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“Get the arms nice and buff, Kati, ‘cause we’re going two times faster.”

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WE’VE DONE GOOD, BUT THERE’S STILL WORK TO DO

“As the major media cycle moves on from #MeToo, I am reminded that this issue isn’t over at the call-out, town hall meeting, public statement or policy update. And it sure as hell isn’t over when abusers delete their social media accounts, move cities and try to reinvent their public image.”

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STEEL & OAK WOMEN

BREWING CHANGE

“We’re coming into spaces with alcohol and we drink and we’re sometimes blamed for the things that happen to us if we are under the influence”

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#metoo, now what?

Over the last month, Vancouver has seen dozens of significant call-outs of sexual predators on social media. So, now what? I have researched some texts…

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Sexual Assault And Accountability In The Music Scene

Trigger warning: This article deals with topics around sexual assault and predatory behaviour in music scenes. If you are sensitive to this, you may find yourself uncomfortable. If you are uncomfortable, and you are not a survivor of sexual assault, I encourage you to read on.

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Call-outs with Montreal’s Catherine Colas

Earlier this summer, Montreal-based DJ, promoter and Prime Mate co-founder Patrick Mocan was called out on social media for allegedly being a sexual predator. What began as a Facebook post by fellow Montreal-based musician, DJ and promoter Catherine Colas snowballed into a social media frenzy. Discorder caught up with Colas in Montreal to discuss her experience. TW: sexual assault