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‘Doctor Who’ director Rachel Talalay encourages female filmmakers to embrace the dark side, December 18, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/i-doctor-who-i-director-encourages-female-filmmakers-to-embrace-the-dark-side-1.1688255

‘The Flash’ star Patrick Sabongui is Vancouver’s own Renaissance man, December 10, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/the-flash-star-patrick-sabongui-is-vancouver-s-own-renaissance-man-1.1658870

The Bensons go to Whistler, December 3, 2014  http://www.westender.com/events/the-bensons-go-to-whistler-1.1636090

Vancouver comedies rock Whistler Film Festival, November 28, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/vancouver-comedies-rock-whistler-film-festival-1.1626231

Beyond Bollywood: Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival returns Nov. 30, November 26, 2014   http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/beyond-bollywood-vancouver-international-south-asian-film-festival-returns-nov-30-1.1622153

Rukiya Bernard muses on motherhood, self-doubt, and the trip that changed her career, November 19, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/rukiya-bernard-muses-on-motherhood-self-doubt-and-the-trip-that-changed-her-career-1.1593150

VSFF proves short films have a big impact, November 12, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/vsff-proves-short-films-have-a-big-impact-1.1547160

Vancouver’s Carmen Moore previews the fourth season of ‘Blackstone’, November 5, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/vancouver-s-carmen-moore-previews-the-fourth-season-of-blackstone-1.1495434

Director Karen Lam channels anger in ‘Evangeline’, October 29, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/director-karen-lam-channels-anger-into-evangeline-1.1478360

Rio’s Grind Film Fest a gory horror extravaganza, October 22, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/rio-s-grind-film-fest-a-gory-horror-extravaganza-1.1456146

‘Republic of Doyle’ brings goodbye tour to Vancouver, October 22, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/republic-of-doyle-brings-goodbye-tour-to-vancouver-1.1453446

Bruce McCulloch: Saga of a young drunk punk, October 15, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/bruce-mcculloch-saga-of-a-young-drunk-punk-1.1426701

Reel People: ‘Strange Empire sets a bold new direction for CBC, October 8, 2014 http://www.westender.com/arts/reel-people/strange-empire-a-bold-new-direction-for-cbc-1.1418028

Reel People: Chinatown explored in new doc Everything Will Be, September 30, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/chinatown-explored-in-new-doc-everything-will-be-1.1399018

Movie review: Martin’s Pink Pickle, September 24, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/martin-s-pink-pickle-an-affable-study-in-chemistry-1.1389415

Reel People: Close brush with serial killer inspires new film Black Fly, September 24, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/close-brush-with-serial-murderer-inspires-new-film-black-fly-1.1389291

Reel People: Welcome to Preggoland, September 24, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/welcome-to-preggoland-1.1387257

Nominees announced for 2014 UBCP/ACTRA Awards, September 22, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/nominees-announced-for-2014-ubcp-actra-awards-1.138519

Reel People: BC films get red carpet treatment at VIFF, September 16, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/bc-films-get-red-carpet-treatment-at-viff-1.1376421

Best in fest: Top picks for VIFF, September 16, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/best-in-fest-top-picks-for-viff-1.1378260#sthash.4XM1wZkQ.uxfs

Reel People: Local filmmaker mines divorce for Storyhive film, September 9, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/local-filmmaker-mines-divorce-for-storyhive-film-1.1350105

Reel People: Behind the scenes at Citytv’s Package Deal, September 4, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/behind-the-scenes-package-deal-1.1340376

Movie review: Life After Beth, September 4, 2014  http://www.westender.com/arts/film-television/life-after-beth-a-fresh-take-on-zombie-flicks-1.1340314

Geekenders mash burlesque with geek culture, September 4, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/eat-drink/city-cellar/geekenders-mash-burlesque-with-geek-culture-1.1340324

Reel People: Beverley Elliott uncensored, August 27, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/fringe-fest-beverley-elliott-uncensored-1.1331256

Reel People: Once Upon a Time stuntwoman rolls with the punches (conversation with Maja Aro), August 20, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/once-upon-a-time-stuntwoman-rolls-with-the-punches-1.1321076

Reel People: See the real Steve Nash, August 14, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/see-the-real-steve-nash-1.1309547

Reel People: Christopher Heyerdahl revels in twisted Hell on Wheels role, August 7, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/christopher-heyerdahl-revels-in-twisted-hell-on-wheels-role-1.1296550

Reel People: Rookie Blue’s slow-burn lesbian romance (conversation with Aliyah O’Brien), July 30, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/rookie-blue-and-the-slow-burn-lesbian-romance-1.1266713

Reel People: Cedar Cove’s Barbara Niven pays it forward, July 24, 2014   http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/cedar-cove-s-barbara-niven-pays-it-forward-1.1256310

Reel People: Lawrence & Holloman thrusts rookies into spotlight, July 17, 2014   http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/lawrence-holloman-thrusts-rookies-into-spotlight-1.1207539

Reel People: Scott Thompson talks critics & cancer, July 10, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/scott-thompson-talks-critics-cancer-1.1198290

Reel People: Back to the Mosque for Zarqa Nawaz, July 2, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/back-to-the-mosque-for-zarqa-nawaz-1.1190537

Reel People: Meet Vancouver’s new media moguls (conversation with Ivan Hayden, Frostbite Pictures), June 26, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/meet-vancouver-s-new-media-moguls-1.1158343

Reel People: Actor Aleks Paunovic punches past typecasting in eclectic roles, June 19, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/actor-aleks-paunovic-punches-past-typecasting-in-eclectic-roles-1.1134782

Reel People: Becoming Background (BTS on Crystal Lowe’s directorial debut, Becoming Sophie), June 12, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/reel-people-becoming-background-1.1127602

Reel People: Blurred lines (conversation with A.J. Bond, Stress Position), June 5, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/reel-people-blurred-lines-1.1116637

Leo Awards Night #3: Red carpet conversations, June 4, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/leo-awards-night-3-red-carpet-conversations-1.1117459

Leo Awards Night #2: An animated evening, June 1, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/leo-awards-night-2-an-animated-evening-1.1100048

Leo Awards Night #1: winners & reflections, May 31, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/leo-awards-night-1-winners-reflections-1.1099471

Reel People: When Ben Ratner met Jennifer Spence, May 29, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/reel-people-when-ben-ratner-met-jennifer-spence-1.1078408

Reel People: The many faces of Serge Houde, May 22, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/the-many-faces-of-serge-houde-1.1071983

Reel People: Skye & Chang: Girl Power, Eastside Style, May 15, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/skye-chang-girl-power-eastside-style-1.1061283

Photographer finds joy through co-creative project Jump for Joy!, May 15, 2014   http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/photographer-finds-joy-through-co-creative-project-jump-for-joy-1.1061377

Week Ahead: Ben Ratner does it again with White Hot, May 15, 2014   http://www.wevancouver.com/events/week-ahead/ben-ratner-does-it-again-with-white-hot-1.1060996

Unpregnant: A miscarriage story, May 7, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/lifestyle/health/unpregnant-a-miscarriage-story-1.1026058

Reel People: Secrets of Reel Mama Nicole Oliver, May 7, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/reel-people-secrets-of-a-reel-mama-1.1026049

Reel People: The trouble with Bronies (interview with Ashleigh Ball, My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic), May 1, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/news/cover/reel-people-the-trouble-with-bronies-1.1015528

Reel People: Top 3 films at DOXA 2014, May 1, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/top-3-films-at-doxa-2014-1.1015565

Reel People: A web fest of one’s own, May 1, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/reel-people-a-film-fest-of-one-s-own-1.1018748

Atwood and arias, May 1, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/pauline-johnson-atwood-and-arias-1.1015704

Fan Expo: Home is where the geek is (includes interviews with John de Lancie and Robert Englund), April 25, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/fan-expo-home-is-where-the-geek-is-1.1003282

Reel People: A storyteller’s story (profile of 65_RedRoses director Nimisha Mukerji), April 25, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/reel-people-a-storyteller-s-story-1.1003274

And the nominees are… (nominations announced for 2014 Leo Awards), April 25, 2014  http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/and-the-nominees-are-1.984838

Reel People: A hobbit’s tale (interview with Billy Boyd, The Lord of the Rings), April 17, 2014 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/reel-people-a-hobbit-s-tale-1.975583

Reel People: Horror-ific love (interview with Julia and Peter Benson), April 10, 2014 
http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/reel-people-horror-ific-love-1.948431

Reel People: Genre-hopping daddy (interview with Jesse Moss), April 10, 2014 
http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/reel-people-genre-hopping-daddy-1.948486

Reel People: All in the Harmon family, March 26, 2014
 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/reel-people-all-in-the-harmon-family-1.922916

Reel People: Parked’s stay-at-home dads (interview with Peter DeLuise), March 19, 2014 
http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people-parked-s-stay-at-home-dads-1.912460

Reel People: On the set of Continuum, March 12, 2014 
http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/reel-people-on-the-set-of-continuum-1.895294

Down River comes home (interview with Gabrielle Miller), March 5, 2014
 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/down-river-comes-home-1.946908

Being Luvia Peterson, March 5, 2014 
http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/being-luvia-petersen-1.946936

19-2 star Adrian Holmes only believes in falling forward, March 5, 2014
 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/adrian-holmes-only-believes-in-falling-forward-1.946869

Picture’s up: introducing Reel People, March 5, 2014
 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/reel-people/reel-people-picture-s-up-1.946845

Mackenzie Gray credits Crazy8s for pushing him to produce iconic film noir, February 19, 2014 
http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/mackenzie-gray-credits-crazy8s-for-pushing-him-to-produce-iconic-film-noir-1.883185

Olivia Chow’s journey brings her to Vancouver, January 29, 2014
 http://www.wevancouver.com/news/olivia-chow-s-journey-brings-her-to-vancouver-1.883658

Arctic Air‘s third season sizzles with action and sex, January 17, 2014 
http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/arctic-air-s-third-season-sizzles-with-action-and-sex-1.879929

Project Limelight’s Mirror, Mirror reflects fans’ love of Cory Monteith, January 8, 2014 
http://www.wevancouver.com/news/project-limelight-s-mirror-mirror-reflects-fans-love-of-cory-monteith-1.878978

Scott Landon buys into CBC’s Four Rooms, January 1, 2014
 http://www.wevancouver.com/news/scott-landon-buys-into-cbc-s-four-rooms-1.879049

New made-in-Vancouver sitcom launches January 6, January 1, 2014 (interview with Ellie Harvie re: Some Assembly Required)
 http://www.wevancouver.com/arts/film-television/new-made-in-vancouver-sitcom-launches-january-6-1.881741