George Lucas

The Shelf Minisode – Riz Ahmed on Rogue One

It's a special minisode of The Shelf! We talk to Rogue One: A Star Wars Story star Riz Ahmed about his role, the diversity of the cast, and if he stole any souvenirs for his Dork Shelf!

The Shelf Episode 1 – Rogue One

In the inaugural episode of The Shelf, our Film Editor sits down with critic/ Star Wars encyclopedia Jason Gorber to talk about the importance of this new kind of Star Wars film and Rogue One spoilers.

10 Great Moments in Stop-Motion Animation

To celebrate TIFF's upcoming Magic Motion: The Art of Stop-Motion Animation film retrospective we've assembled a list of some of the most important, impressive and interesting moments in the history of stop-motion animation.

Strange Magic Review

Not even the stupidest of kids will fall for the cloying, George Lucas produced Strange Magic.

Interview: Patrick Read Johnson

Dork Shelf talks to Patrick Read Johnson about his long in the works autobiographical film 5-25-77 and it's long road to the big screen despite being a small film about how he got started as a filmmaker growing up in small town Illinois. Johnson opens up about growing disillusioned with the studio system (working with John Hughes on Baby's Day Out, turning down the chance to do Home Alone, and the troubled post production on Angus), the good along the way, and bringing his work-in-progress film to the TIFF Next Wave Festival this weekend.