Toronto Film Festival Lineup:

International/North American PremieresTo The Wonder (Terrence Malick)Anna Karenina (Joe Wright)The Reluctant Fundamentalist (Mira Nair)The Company You Keep (Robert Redford)Jayne Mansfield’s Car (Billy Bob Thornton)A Royal Affair (Nikolai Arcel)Dangerous Liasons (Hur Ji-Ho)Thermae Romae (Hideki Takeuchi)Caught In The Web (Chen Kaige)Dormant Beauty (Marco Belloccchio)Everybody Has A Plan (Ana Piterbarg) w/Viggo MortensenKon-Tiki (Espen SandbergReality (Matteo Garrone)A Few Hours […]

Kate Winslet and Mark Wahlberg aim for Oscars at unusual Toronto film festival

The Oscar nominee Mark Wahlberg is hoping to return to the race with the fact-based drama Good Joe Bell from Reinaldo Marcus Green, the acclaimed director of Monsters and Men, and the Oscar-winning screenwriters of Brokeback Mountain. The film tells the true story of a father whose son kills himself after homophobic bullying and his […]

Beyond ‘The Social Network’: Other Noteworthy Movies at the New York Film Festival

The mile-a-minute geek chamber drama instantaneously became a best-picture contender—an early favorite to win, even—but the festival’s first-week schedule, heavy on favorites from this spring’s Cannes Film Festival, had a distinct now-back-to-our-regularly-scheduled-programming feel. (The very active Twitter page of the Film Society of Lincoln Center, the organization that runs the festival, is single-handedly keeping the […]

TrustNordisk Launches Sales On Norwegian Comedy ‘Everybody Hates Johan’; First Look Still – Toronto

The movie chronicles the life of Johan, a small town loner with a flair for dynamite who finds himself in constant conflict with the rural community. Orphaned at a young age, Johan is brought up by his aunt and uncle and throughout his life, he struggles to find his place in society and cope with […]

Toronto Film Fest is going hybrid as show must go on during pandemic

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Toronto International Film Festival, one of the three major movie events in the world, is going hybrid with socially distanced in-person screenings, drive-in shows and an online debut. The 45th edition of North America’s largest movie event will still span 10 days from Thursday.

Toronto Film Festival: No Taika, fewer films, but NZ still has strong presence

The 45th edition of Canada’s biggest celebration of cinema kicks off on Thursday (September 10), with a much reduced line-up of around 50 feature films, five programmes of shorts, as well as interactive talks, film cast reunions and Q&As. While there will be some physical screenings (including drive-in sessions), most of the interaction will take […]

‘She Is The Ocean’ Documentary Gets Blue Fox Deal, Trailer Ahead Of Toronto; ‘Fly Like A Girl’ Lands At Gravitas Ventures – Film Briefs

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Venice Film Festival Hit ‘Apples’ Scores More European Distribution Deals

Nikou, who cut his teeth working alongside Yorgos Lanthimos as an assistant director on Dogtooth and Richard Linklater on Before Midnight, instructed his lead actor Aris Servetalis to watch films from Jacques Tati and Jim Carrey to prepare for his lead role. They also discussed Buster Keaton. The research paid off.

How the Toronto International Film Festival is adapting to the new normal, via drive-in screenings and open air theatres

Unlike previous years stars will be unable to visit Toronto in person due to mandatory quarantine requirements but they will make appearances to interact with audiences on the digital platform. Given the backdrop, TIFF is also partnering healthcare company for the festival, even as physical screenings will be limited to a maximum of 50 persons […]

Endeavor Content To Premiere Toronto Titles ‘Concrete Cowboy’, ‘Penguin Bloom’ & ‘Shadow In The Cloud’ At Downtown L.A. Drive-In Screenings

EXCLUSIVE: As a most unusual Toronto Film Festival in memory gets underway today with the usual acquisitions and media crowd unable to make it across the Canadian border for gala premieres, Endeavor Content has come up with an inventive alternative for three acquisitions titles its agents will attempt to sell over the next week. Fire […]