Emma Badame

Managing Editor / Social Media Director / Film Critic
Emma is a Grade-A pop culture nerd. Aside from garnering her a one-time win on Jeopardy!, she's parlayed that passion into a career⁠—interviewing everyone from Emma Thompson to Yorgos Lanthimos. She has produced extensive coverage of TIFF, Comic-Con, and D23, and has been featured on/in eTalk, The Mary Sue, Cineplex Magazine, Smart Entertainment, MuchMusic, CTV's PopLife, CityTV's Breakfast Television, and more. Emma is a film programmer with the Rendezvous With Madness Film Festival, a Rotten Tomatoes-approved film critic and a member of the Alliance of Women Film Journalists (AWFJ). If she's not watching movies or TV, she's probably planning another trip to London or watching another British panel show.


Articles by Emma Badame:


  • 2022 Movie Anniversaries
    January 4, 2022

    Milestone Movie Anniversaries in 2022

    From Skyfall to Star Wars and from The Princess Bride to Blade Runner, here are the major movie anniversaries coming your way in 2022.

  • Becoming Cousteau
    September 18, 2021

    TIFF 2021: Becoming Cousteau Review

    In Becoming Cousteau, director Liz Garbus ably demonstrates what made the Captain of the Calypso one of the 20th century’s most inspirational ecological voices.

  • Benedict Cumberbatch and Jesse Plemons in The Power of the Dog
    September 14, 2021

    TIFF 2021: The Power of the Dog Review

    Jane Campion’s return to directing proves a nuanced and quietly-thrilling look at identity, masculinity, and isolation with a career-best performance from Benedict Cumberbatch