Tina Hassannia is a film and TV critic and the author of Asghar Farhadi: Life and Cinema. She’s a copy editor for Cracked, served as the Executive Editor of Movie Mezzanine, and co-hosts the pop culture podcast Everything But Sports. A member of the Toronto Film Critics Association, Tina has written for a variety of publications, including National Post, The Globe and Mail, Roger Ebert, Village Voice, CBC, VICE, etc.
Recent notable things:
I’ll be introducing Jonathan Demme’s Cousin Bobby at the Hot Docs Cinema on June 30th!
Certain Women, Kelly Reichardt’s new masterpiece
Everything But Sports: On Skincare
The spirit of reinvention continues to define Doctor Who
Learning to let go: The Beauty of the Big Ears Festival
Major Lazer’s Cuba Documentary Isn’t Another “Gringo on Vacation” Film