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LISTED: Canada's All-Time Top 10 Films

LISTED: Canada's All-Time Top 10 Films

April 23, 2015

TIFF today announces the results of its fourth Canada’s All-Time Top Ten List, an international poll of industry and academics on the most memorable Canadian films. This is the fourth edition of TIFF’s All-Time Top Ten List; previous lists were released in 1984, 1993 and 2004.

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TIFF Announces Primetime: Television is Coming to the Festival

TIFF Announces Primetime: Television is Coming to the Festival

April 15, 2015

The 2015 Toronto International Film Festival® shines a spotlight on episodic storytelling with Primetime, a new programme presenting the best in international television on the big screen. The lineup will showcase up to six high-quality programs that demonstrate the strength of contemporary television coming from broadcasters, streaming services or independent filmmakers. 

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SPRING INTO THE CINEMA FOR TIFF’S SILVER SCREEN TREASURES THIS SEASON

SPRING INTO THE CINEMA FOR TIFF’S SILVER SCREEN TREASURES THIS SEASON

March 4, 2015

Highlights include the return of the Just for Cats Internet Cat Video Festival, retrospectives on Ruben Östlund and Georgian Cinema, an In Conversation With… Pixar Animation Studios’ Pete Docter, and award-winning new releases including White God, Clouds of Sils Maria and Phoenix

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VIDEO: In Conversation With... Ethan Hawke

VIDEO: In Conversation With... Ethan Hawke

February 23, 2015

Ethan Hawke, acclaimed actor, director, screenwriter and novelist, joined Jesse Wente, Director of Film Programmes at TIFF Bell Lightbox, onstage for a career-spanning survey of his roles. Watch it here!

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Follow it Live: #TIFFNextWave is Here!

Follow it Live: #TIFFNextWave is Here!

February 13, 2015

The TIFF Next Wave Film Festival - a Festival for young movie lovers - runs from February 13-15, 2015. Follow it live right here!

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Watch Live on February 16! Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley Attend First TimesTalks+TIFF Event

Watch Live on February 16! Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley Attend First TimesTalks+TIFF Event

February 11, 2015

Watch live! The New York Times TimesTalks series and The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) present the first TimesTalks+TIFF in Los Angeles on Monday, February 16, at 8pm PT (11pm ET), at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, featuring actors Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley.

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VIDEO: In Conversation With... Alan Cumming

VIDEO: In Conversation With... Alan Cumming

February 5, 2015

Celebrated actor of stage and screen Alan Cumming joined Theresa Scandiffio, Director of Adult Learning at TIFF, for a look back at his wildly successful and diverse career on the big screen - including roles in X2, the Spy Kids trilogy, Romy and Michele's High School Reunion, GoldenEye, Emma, and Eyes Wide Shut - on television in The Good Wife, and on stage, where he received a Tony Award for his performance as the Emcee in Cabaret.

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VIDEO: In Conversation With... Mamoru Oshii

VIDEO: In Conversation With... Mamoru Oshii

January 28, 2015

Legendary Japanese filmmaker Mamoru Oshii sits down with Jesse Wente to discuss his life and career.

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Michael Mann: Running to Stand Still

Michael Mann: Running to Stand Still

January 22, 2015

The release of Michael Mann’s new cyber-thriller Blackhat has occasioned a surge of online writing about the director’s work. As TIFF’s series Neon Nights: The Films of Michael Mann provides an opportunity to revisit the filmmaker’s theatrical features, Adam Nayman examines how the themes and aesthetics of Mann’s films grew out of his work for television. 

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Bundle Up! TIFF's Winter Season is a Flurry of Fun

Bundle Up! TIFF's Winter Season is a Flurry of Fun

January 14, 2015

TORONTO — Dash through the snow and dive under a warm blanket of cinematic escape at TIFF Bell Lightbox this winter. Major filmmaker retrospectives, notable special guests, engaging free programming, inspiring film workshops for kids and an inimitable roster of new releases will warm audiences beginning January 29.

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Xavier Dolan Video Essay

Xavier Dolan Video Essay

January 5, 2015

Created by The Seventh Art and sponsored by TIFF, this video essay examines the oeuvre of celebrated filmmaker Xavier Dolan. His latest film, Mommy, is playing as part of the 14th annual Canada's Top Ten Film Festival.

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Way Beyond Avatar: 9 Films That Take 3D Deeper

Way Beyond Avatar: 9 Films That Take 3D Deeper

November 18, 2014

Adieu au langage may be one of the most dazzling 3D movies ever made, but Jean-Luc Godard is not the first auteur to venture into the world of stereoscopic cinema.

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