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Posts by Dru Jeffries

Waxing over Waning

When I was getting my Master’s degree in film studies, I had to grade an undergraduate assignment in which students were asked to transcribe a shot-by-shot…

Escorts Are People, Too

The sexually-savvy people of Montreal will surely already be familiar with “the girlfriend experience,” an arrangement by which a higher-class escort indulges her patron not only…

A Risky Parable

WHEN BOOKS BECOME MOVIES or plays, the temptation to judge the adaptation by its source material is strong, though the actors are normally excluded from comparison.…