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The Globe and Mail: 'Carrying on the Kastner Family Business'

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Two generations of the Kastner family bring work to the Hot Docs festival in Toronto this week, as four-time Emmy-winner John Kastner and his nephew Jamie rub shoulders at North America's largest documentary festival.

Both are regulars on the Toronto film circuit. Now 62, the elder Kastner has been at Hot Docs the past three years: In 2012 he was honoured with a career retrospective, in 2013 he premiered his hard-hitting mental-health doc NCR: Not Criminally Responsible, and this year he presents a follow-up called Out of Mind, Out of Sight. Read more - 

Laura Baron Kastner