Jason Gorber

Editor-in-Chief / Chief Critic
Jason Gorber is a film journalist and member of the Toronto Film Critics Association, OFCS and the Critics Choice Association. He is CBC Radio Metro Morning's Film Correspondent, and regularly contributes to POV Magazine, RogerEbert.com and CBC Radio's q programme. His writing has appeared in Esquire, The Toronto Star, The Globe and Mail, The National Post, Screen Anarchy (aka TwitchFilm), SlashFilm, HighDefDigest, Birth.Movies.Death, IndieWire and more. He has appeared on CTV NewsChannel, CP24, and many other broadcasters. He has been a jury member at the Reykjavik International Film Festival, Calgary Underground Film Festival, RiverRun Film Festival, TIFF Canada's Top 10, Reel Asian, Festival Regard and Fantasia's New Flesh Award. Jason has been a Tomatometer-approved critic for over 20 years.


Articles by Jason Gorber:


  • July 14, 2024

    Metro Morning: Fly Me to the Moon

    Our Editor-in-Chief, Jason Gorber, stops by CBC’s Metro Morning to weigh in with his verdict on the new throwback rom-com starring Scarlett Johansson and Channing Tatum.

  • Kill 2024
    July 6, 2024

    Metro Morning: Kill

    Our Editor-in-Chief Jason Gorber stops by CBC’s Metro Morning to talk up adrenaline-fuelled thrill ride Kill, which may be the action-er of the summer.

  • June 15, 2024

    Metro Morning: Inside Out 2

    Our Editor-in-Chief Jason Gorber stops by CBC’s Metro Morning to give listeners a preview of Inside Out 2‘s ennui, envy, embarrassment and joy.

  • May 24, 2024

    Metro Morning: Canadians at Cannes 2024

    Our Editor-in-Chief Jason Gorber stops by CBC’s Metro Morning to give listeners a preview of Canadian content at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

  • Megalopolis
    May 16, 2024

    Cannes 2024: Megalopolis Review

    Francis Ford Coppola’s epic sci-fi passion project Megalopolis has been decades in the making, but how does the wildness stack up in the final cut?

  • Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga Review
    May 16, 2024

    Cannes 2024: Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga Review

    In Furiosa, director George Miller continues to recognize the pure cinematic joy of this type of story, where action, montage, score, sound effect all merge to craft an experience that no other art, from the small screen to the stage to the written word, can truly challenge.