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Keith Whittier

Film Reviewer

Ottawa native Keith Whittier has been going to movies for as long as he can remember. He usually sees between 2- 4 movies each week in the theatre. Keith's passion of film extends to different film festivals including the Toronto Film Festivals. Outside of films Keith is also a big sports enthusiast and can be found cheering on the Ottawa REDBLACKSKeith can be heard on a variety of radio stations in Ottawa giving movie reviews and we are very happy to have him as a contributor at Ottawa Life Magazine. Keith can be reached on his Twitter at @cfl_fan or on his website wittywhittier.com
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Ottawa Life at TIFF: Behind the Red Carpet

Ottawa Life at TIFF: Behind the Red Carpet

As part of my media accreditation at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) every morning at 10 am I get an email. It is a red carpet RSVP call. It informs the press of all red carpet screenings for the day and who from the film will be present. It's quite exciting to be honest. [...]

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Ottawa Life at TIFF: Days 1-5

Ottawa Life at TIFF: Days 1-5

Ottawa Life Magazine's resident film buff Keith Whittier is on the scene as our correspondent for the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Here's his Day 1-5 festival update! So far the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) has surpassed my expectations. I have barely had [...]

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Ottawa Life at TIFF – Festival Survival Tips

Ottawa Life at TIFF – Festival Survival Tips

Ottawa Life Magazine's resident film buff Keith Whittier is on the scene as our correspondent for the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). He's been there for a few days and has come up with some festival survival tips! I have been going to the Toronto International Film Festival [...]

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Film Review: It

Film Review: It

Synopsis: A group of bullied kids band together when a monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children. Stars: Jaeden Lierberher, Finn Wolfhard, Bill Skarsgard Director: Sandy Muschietti

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Ottawa Life at TIFF: Must See Movies at the Festival

Ottawa Life at TIFF: Must See Movies at the Festival

Ottawa Life Magazine's resident film buff Keith Whittier is on the scene as our correspondent for the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Here's his first report on some of his top TIFF picks! Brad’s Status From the director of ‘School of Rock,’ Mike White, comes [...]

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REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Week – Calendar Release

REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Week – Calendar Release

We wrap up our series profiling the Ottawa REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Team with a look at the tean calendar. Photos by Jordyn P. and Gord Webber This has been a pretty good time to be an Ottawa REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance member. Not only have the REDBLACKS won two games this past week, three in [...]

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REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Week – Alumni

REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Week – Alumni

Every day this week Ottawa Life will be profiling the Ottawa REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Team. Articles will feature spotlights on team vets,captains and rookies but today we take a look at the alumni. Feature photo by Andre Gagne When a member of the REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Team no longer performs [...]

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REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Week – The Captains

REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Week – The Captains

Every day this week Ottawa Life will be profiling the Ottawa REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Team. Articles will feature spotlights on team vets, alumni and rookies but today we take a look at the captains. Over the past few days we have introduced you to some of the rookies and vets that make up the [...]

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REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Week – The Vets

REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Week – The Vets

Every day this week Ottawa Life will be profiling the Ottawa REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Team. Articles will feature spotlights on team captains, alumni and rookies but today we take a look at the vets. Photos by Gord Weber, Ruslana M and Diana B Yesterday we explored being a rookie on the Ottawa [...]

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REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Week – The Rookies

REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Week – The Rookies

Every day this week Ottawa Life will be profiling the Ottawa REDBLACKS Cheer and Dance Team. Articles will feature spotlights on team captains, alumni and veterans but today we take a look at the new rookies. As the Ottawa REDBLACKS are in their fourth year so is there Cheer and Dance team. They [...]

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