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The Netflix production, slated to begin filming in 2018, will be directed by Ava DuVernay with RiRi and Lupita confirmed as leads. Vox’s Aja Romano recounts how it all went from meme to movie.
The Netflix production slated to begin filming in 2018 will be directed

TIFF 6ix: Rihanna + Lupita + Tumblr = Movie Gold

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05/26/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
"I was a mixture of being incredibly old for my age and incredibly backwards. I was born quite old, but then I stopped growing."

Some hope for the much-maligned millennial: Helena Bonham Carter lived with her parents in their family home until her early thirties. Today, she turns 51.
I was a mixture of being incredibly old for my age and
Kerrigan MacPherson
Julia Grant
Daniel Smith
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05/26/2017 at 19:05. Facebook
We constantly hear from fans and critics that we're living in a "golden age of television". But are A-List stars, esteemed filmmakers, and massive budgets really leading to better TV?
We constantly hear from fans and critics that were living in a

TIFF LONG TAKE Ep. 15: Has Prestige TV Become Boring?

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05/26/2017 at 16:30. Facebook
The 9th annual Canadian Sport Film Festival returns to TIFF June 9-11, opening with Judd Ehrlich's documentary Keepers of the Game — a documentary which follows an all-Indigenous girls’ lacrosse team trying to prove the game is their rightful inheritance.

Explore ⚽ in film.
The 9th annual Canadian Sport Film Festival returns to TIFF June 911

Canadian Sports Film Festival Returns to TIFF

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05/26/2017 at 14:43. Facebook
Watch our exclusive onstage interview with actor, producer and preeminent badass Jessica Chastain, who's spent her career advocating for women in film.
Watch our exclusive onstage interview with actor producer and preeminent badass Jessica

Jessica Chastain: "Talking about diversity is not a courageous thing"

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05/26/2017 at 13:14. Facebook
Opening today at TIFF, #Cannes 2016 Palme D'Or winner I, DANIEL BLAKE, is a piercing exploration of the bureaucracy that keeps classist hierarchies alive in modern UK and one man's struggle to transcend his socio-economic reality. ✊ [ Tiff.net Link ]
Opening today at TIFF Cannes 2016 Palme DOr winner I DANIEL BLAKE
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05/25/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Today until June 4, Inside Out LGBT Film Festival will take over TIFF Bell Lightbox — serving up some unforgettable queer cinematic experiences.

Immerse yourself in 11 days of the best LGBTQ films from around the world.
Today until June 4 Inside Out LGBT Film Festival will take over

Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival

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05/25/2017 at 16:33. Facebook
Carrie Fisher handing Mark Hamill a beer before they destroy the Death Star, from the set of Star Wars: A New Hope (1977), first released in cinemas on this day. bit.ly/2rUCvM9
Carrie Fisher handing Mark Hamill a beer before they destroy the Death
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Edward Pond
David Martel
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05/25/2017 at 16:26. Facebook
40 years ago today, George Lucas unleashed Star Wars: A NEW HOPE on the world and made film history. Join us tonight as we celebrate this milestone with Special Screening: 5-25-77, an amazing fictionalized account of the lives of a group of teen geeks in the days leading up to the release of Star Wars, in the summer of 1977. tiff.net/films/5-25-77/
40 years ago today George Lucas unleashed Star Wars A NEW HOPE
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05/24/2017 at 22:26. Facebook
"I think that movies can be analyzed the way dreams are analyzed."

This summer, we'll dedicate a retrospective to French cineaste Olivier Assayas — whose stylish and diverse body of work includes such subjects as youthful revolt, political terrorism, corporate intrigue and filmmaking itself.

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"I think that movies can be analyzed the way dreams are analyzed"
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05/24/2017 at 20:58. Facebook
"There's nothing worse than an ostentatious shot."

The great Roger Deakins — a master of bending simplicity into genius — turns 68 today. Here, a case study in silhouettes.
"There's nothing worse than an ostentatious shot"
Ryan Brisson
Joel Beimers
Mark Braye
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05/24/2017 at 19:36. Facebook
"The quiet kind of empathy Kelly Reichardt showed me in film school is the same she shows her characters."

When cinema's foremost poet of the American Northwest is your film professor.
The quiet kind of empathy Kelly Reichardt showed me in film school

Kelly Reichardt Was My Film Professor

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05/24/2017 at 14:35. Facebook
Ida Lupino was the most prolific female actor-writer-director-producer to work in the 1950s Hollywood studio system, the first woman to direct a film noir (THE HITCH-HIKER, 1953), and the filmmaker behind the ahead-of-its-time OUTRAGE (1950), a dramatic study of a woman's psychological fallout after sexual assault.

Discover this pioneer in our retrospective this summer:
Ida Lupino was the most prolific female actorwriterdirectorproducer to work in the
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Nikita Helewa
Vale Amores
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05/23/2017 at 21:53. Facebook
"Going to an early evening film and walking out into daylight makes the cinema seem like a brief, artificial night."

We asked 12 Canadian writers, readers and air-conditioning enthusiasts, including CANADALAND's Jesse Brown, author Durga Chew-Bose and The Black Hoof's Jen Agg, for their summer reads and summer films.
Going to an early evening film and walking out into daylight makes

Can-Lit Heats Up

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05/23/2017 at 15:43. Facebook
27 years after the debut of what would become one of David Lynch’s most staggeringly original visions, Twin Peaks returned Sunday night creepier and more captivating than ever.

Now, the cultural phenomenon gets a celebration of döppelgangers in Toronto's CONTACT Photography Festival.
27 years after the debut of what would become one of David

Twin Peaks in Pictures

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Joel Beimers
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05/23/2017 at 14:06. Facebook
"Being eternally known as James Bond has no downside."

Goodnight, Sir Roger Moore (1927–2017): the epitome of suave English gent and 007.
"Being eternally known as James Bond has no downside"
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Rohini Puddicombe
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05/22/2017 at 22:42. Facebook
Thanks to the internet, a film starring Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o, written by Issa Rae and directed by Ava Duvernay is coming our way. ✨✨
Thanks to the internet a film starring Rihanna and Lupita Nyongo written

That Twitter-Inspired Rihanna-Lupita Heist Movie Is Actually Happening

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Kieran O'Brien
Solène Thériault
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05/22/2017 at 20:45. Facebook
Mood, pretty much always.

Damien Chazelle's biggest inspiration for LA LA LAND, considered by many to be the greatest movie musical of all time, THE UMBRELLAS OF CHERBOURG plays tomorrow night at TIFF. ☔ [ Tiff.net Link ]
Mood pretty much always Damien Chazelles biggest inspiration for LA LA LAND
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Kiscel Quiroz
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05/22/2017 at 15:25. Facebook
"Acting is a masochistic form of exhibitionism. It is not quite the occupation of an adult." Laurence Olivier, born on this day in 1907, on Stanley Kubrick's SPARTACUS set in 1960.
Acting is a masochistic form of exhibitionism It is not quite the
Alex Drain
Xavier Sotelo
Kyle Chappell
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05/22/2017 at 13:24. Facebook
If you find time to look away from the new season of Twin Peaks, read about the origins of Lynch's unique artistic vision.
If you find time to look away from the new season of

Hearth, Home and Horror

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