Akash Sherman, director of Clara

Ryersonians at TIFF: Akash Sherman with sci-fi drama Clara

(By: Angela McLean) As one of the host venues for the Toronto International Film Festival, the Ryerson Theatre welcomes some of the industry’s biggest movie stars, directors and creative minds through its doors. Among those this year will be at least one recent Ryersonian. Former FCAD student Akash Sherman is the director and screenwriter of Clara, a Canadian-made sci-fi drama making its world premiere at … Continue reading Ryersonians at TIFF: Akash Sherman with sci-fi drama Clara

Six campus and city events to catch in October

(By: Sherina Harris) As the weather cools down, the school year is starting to heat up—but you can only stare at that textbook so many times before your eyes start to glaze over every page. Luckily for you, you go to school in one of the most exciting cities in Canada. Take a break from studying and check out these six events you can catch … Continue reading Six campus and city events to catch in October

Brie Larson and other stars attracted crowds to Ryerson for TIFF

The Toronto International Film Festival is in full swing around the city. With the Ryerson Theatre being a popular festival venue, students and moviegoers have the chance to get up close and personal with their favourite actors on the red carpet. Reporter Yusra Javed attended the premiere of Brie Larson’s Unicorn Store and chatted with students and volunteers about their TIFF experiences. (Header photo via … Continue reading Brie Larson and other stars attracted crowds to Ryerson for TIFF

Star-studded TIFF premieres at Ryerson

(By: Yusra Javed) The beginning of the fall semester brings an array of free food from the welcome week booths, pumpkin spiced EVERYTHING at your favourite cafés, and, if you’re lucky, the occasional flood on Gould Street. But most importantly, September at Ryerson means selfies with your favourite Hollywood actors and actresses. Yes, you read that right. Within the next two weeks, you could be … Continue reading Star-studded TIFF premieres at Ryerson

Harry Potter movies back in theatres for global fan event

(By: Julia Mastroianni) All eight Harry Potter movies are being re-released in select Imax theatres on Oct. 13 as part of a global fan event leading up to the release of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The movies will be shown for a week in theatres across Canada, the United States and England, including Scotiabank Theatre in Toronto. Viewers can purchase passes to … Continue reading Harry Potter movies back in theatres for global fan event