September 21, 2020 10:15 am
Nomadland has already been hailed as a top Oscar contender, but winning the audience award at TIFF is promising for its Oscar chances.
September 16, 2020 1:41 pm
Mira Nair was one of six recipients of the TIFF Tribute Awards alongside Sir Anthony Hopkins, Kate Winslet, filmmaker Chloe Zhao, indigenous Canadian director Tracey Deer and musician Terence Blanchard.
July 31, 2020 12:18 pm
Toronto International Film Festival, which is set to run from September 10-19, has plotted a largely virtual 45th edition due to the coronavirus pandemic.
September 20, 2019 7:31 pm
TIFF has been raising the bar on gender parity — from the films it showcases to initiating a female-inclusive facilitation programme
September 15, 2018 11:05 am
Many filmmakers before Alfonso Cuaron have tried to capture real life while keeping the life-like essence intact. Given the number of failures and also-rans, we know just how hard it can be. Roma does it so beautifully, without calling attention to its craft, that it is mesmeric.
September 12, 2018 7:39 am
From Barry Jenkins’s If Beale Street Could Talk to Gaspar Noe’s Climax and Steve McQueen’s Widows, Toronto International Film Festival presented a sensorium of sound and visuals.
September 09, 2018 7:53 am
Rima Das’ Bulbul Can Sing proves just how much can be achieved on a shoestring budget if the vision is true. And that Das is a major Indian talent.
September 08, 2018 12:23 pm
43rd Toronto International Film Festival Day 1: The Wild Pear Tree, the latest offering from Turkish maestro Nuri Bilge Ceylan, is deeply political, taking gentle but decisive swipes at a country in turmoil, and people trying to live with their conscience.
September 14, 2017 4:30 pm
Priyanka Chopra, in one of her interviews at the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival, said that Sikkim "is troubled by insurgency" and that Pahuna, the Sikkimese film produced by her, "is the first film ever to come out of that region". The actress was called out for misinformation on both statements on social media.
September 15, 2015 10:17 am
Ellen Page could not stop gushing about girlfriend Samantha Thomas during their first red carpet appearance together at Toronto International Film Festival.