Jason Gorber

Editor-in-Chief / Chief Critic
Jason Gorber is a film journalist and member of the Toronto Film Critics 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:


  • Cannes 2022 Rebel Review
    May 28, 2022

    Cannes 2022: REBEL Review

    Adil & Bilall craft a remarkable tale about recruitment, subtly diving into some murky morality in this absolutely terrific film from Cannes 2022.

  • Cannes 2022 Close Review
    May 28, 2022

    Cannes 2022: CLOSE Review

    Lukas Dhont’s film Close is a sweet and somber look at childhood friendship and the ties that are broken.

  • Joyland Cannes 2022 Review
    May 24, 2022

    Cannes 2022: Joyland Review

    A married man falls for a trans woman in director Saim Sadiq’s JOYLAND, the first Pakistani feature to ever play at Cannes.

  • Cannes 2022 Holy Spider Review
    May 23, 2022

    Cannes 2022: Holy Spider Review

    Ali Abassi follows up his indie hit BORDER with this serial killer drama that looks at the rot in his native Iran.