Articles by C.L. Illsley

About C.L. Illsley

I was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia but have called Montreal home since 1999. I received degrees from Mount Saint Vincent University & Concordia University. I enjoy writing, watching movies, & most of all spending time with my 4 cats. Contact: Facebook | Twitter | More Posts

Image + Nation Fest: Snapshots Review

December 3, 2018 // 0 Comments

The lesbian drama Snapshots was recently screened as part of the Image + Nation film festival. The film was directed by Melanie Mayron, whom viewers past a certain age may [read on]

Image + Nation Festival Returns

November 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

Beginning November 22nd and running through till December 2nd, the annual Image + Nation film festival will be presenting an exciting array of cinematic offerings focusing [read on]

Documentary Review: Nana

September 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

The deeply moving 2016 documentary Nana does something that seems impossible; despite its harrowing subject matter, which chronicles the life and experiences of one [read on]

Film Review: A Simple Favor

September 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

A Simple Favor is the new thriller starring Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick. They play two very different women who strike up an unlikely friendship after their young sons, [read on]
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