This year’s Toronto International Film Festival closed Sept. 17, after screening 339 films in 11 days, with all in attendance looking towards the storied Grolsch People’s Choice Award for Oscar implications. The Grolsch People’s Choice...Show More Summary
The Mexican film industry earned international recognition last weekend when a Spanish-Mexican production called The Motive won the Special Presentations prize at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). El autor, as the FULL STORY The post Film wins award at Toronto festival appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Earlier this month, David Bruckner‘s new film The Ritual (read our review) premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, where it quickly drew interest from several buyers. Not surprisingly, it hasn’t taken long for a big money deal to go down. THR reports today that Netflix has purchased The Ritual from eOne for worldwide release, excluding the […]
This year's festival was a standout, and proved there's plenty of quality heading to theaters later this year.
EXCLUSIVE: Two young stars have just been signed out of this year’s Toronto International Film Festival. Jessie Buckley, who stars in the film Beast which just premiered at the TIFF and was among those named by the festival as one of the rising stars, has signed with CAA. Show More Summary
Matt writes: The 2017 Toronto International Film Festival just wrapped this past weekend, and screened an enormous array of enticing titles set for release this awards season. Click here for our complete festival coverage, including dispatches from Chaz Ebert, Brian Tallerico, Tina Hassannia, Vikram Murthi and Nick Allen. Trailers Bobbi Jene (2017). Show More Summary
Walking onstage at Ryerson Theatre to introduce his new movie, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” Martin McDonagh couldn’t help but remember the last time he attended the Toronto International Film Festival. “It was a ‘Midnight Madness’ screening of ‘Seven Psychopaths,’ ” the British...
Two days before the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival got under way, the news broke that Colin Trevorrow would no longer be directing “Star Wars: Episode IX,” marking the latest high-profile split between Lucasfilm and a filmmaker hired to steer one of its most closely guarded properties....
Another Toronto International Film Festival has come and gone, bringing with it a wealth of great movies and a few weirdly disappointing ones too. This usually sets the stage for the remainder of the year in film – the movies that generated...Show More Summary
The Toronto International Film Festival drew to a close yesterday (and oh yes, you can read all of our coverage here) with the announcement of the festival’s awards, which included a couple of curveballs. The People’s Choice Award is the most high-profile prize of the festival; previous winners have included Amelie, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, […]
Copernicus says THE FLORIDA PROJECT is a highlight of TIFF. Read the full article on AICN Having already played at Cannes, THE FLORIDA PROJECT had serious buzz around it coming into this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, and...Show More Summary
Martin McDonagh’s Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is the winner of this year’s sometimes Oscar predictive Toronto International Film Festival Grolsch People’s Choice Award. It is considered a bellwether of sorts for theShow More Summary
Martin McDonagh’s Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is the winner of this year’s sometimes Oscar predictive Toronto International Film Festival Grolsch People’s Choice Award. It is considered a bellwether of sorts for the...Show More Summary
Hello! I’m Mark Olsen, welcome to another edition of your regular field guide to a world of Only Good Movies. The Toronto International Film Festival is wrapping up another year of discoveries and unveilings. All of our coverage can be found here, including portraits from our photo studio and video...
Not long after I saw mother! at an early morning screening at the Toronto International Film Festival this week, I ran into Christopher Nolan at his Dunkirk event and he was asking which movies I had seen, particularly curious about Darren Aronofsky’s. Show More Summary
Following a rousing reception at the Toronto International Film Festival, the bubbly biopic Battle of the Sexes will hit theaters next Friday. It digs into the titular nationally televised tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs, and offers...
Greetings! I’m back from Toronto, meaning I no longer need to google “peameal” and other strange Canadian cured meats and can concentrate on building my vitamin C levels back up and, of course, focus on the Oscar races. Welcome to the Gold Standard, the newsletter from the Los Angeles Times that...
[This post contains SPOILERS about the new Darren Aronofsky movie mother! For a look at the film without major spoilers, please read Chris Evangelista’s review from the Toronto International Film Festival. mother! is in theaters today.] A poet and his wife live in a peaceful, idyllic home, seemingly in the middle of nowhere. Show More Summary
Glenn Close has some fun on the red carpet as she arrives at the premiere of her new film The Wife at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival on Thursday afternoon (September 14) at the Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto, Canada. The 70-year-old actress looked stunning in a black gown as she was joined on [...]
The most talked-about documentary of the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival came to the annual event courtesy of one of the form's current best filmmakers, Brett Morgen. Always surprising and always deeply considered, Morgen’s documentaries defy the standard expectations of the stuffy, talking-head bio-doc, both in approach and execution. Show More Summary