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My Winnipeg beats Yangtze for best Can doc

Guy Maddin's My Winnipeg, a factual and fanciful doc depicting the filmmakers childhood in the cold Canadian city, beat out Up the Yangtze as Best Canadian Film in the Toronto Film Critics Association awards.
January 8, 2009

Guy Maddin’s My Winnipeg, a factual and fanciful doc depicting the filmmaker’s childhood in the cold Canadian city, beat out Up the Yangtze as Best Canadian Film in the Toronto Film Critics Association awards.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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