Courtney Small

Senior Critic
Courtney is a Rotten Tomatoes approved film critic and co-host of the radio show Frameline. He has written for several publications including POV Magazine, CBC Arts, Exclaim!, Cinema Axis, Leonard Maltin, In the Seats, Black Girl Nerds, and Comix Asylum. He also discusses diversity in cinema as host of the Changing Reels podcast and is a member of the Toronto Film Critics Association, the Online Film Critics Society and the African American Film Critics Association.


Articles by Courtney Small:


  • Ash Is Purest White Tao Zhao
    March 21, 2019

    Ash Is Purest White Review

    Jia Zhangke’s sprawling tale of love, ego and societal change in modern China is an entrancing look at how the cycles we often find ourselves in are just part of the universe’s design.

  • Riverdale Season 3
    January 16, 2019

    Riverdale Season Three: The Best One Yet

    Confidently finding its groove in storylines more outlandish than anything you will find in the comics, Riverdale is still going strong three seasons in.