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yesterday at 20:15. Facebook
Watch live for our first wave of #TIFF17 film announcements (Special Presentations & Galas).

For tickets and info: tiff.net/festival

TIFF plans to go live.

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yesterday at 19:02. Facebook
"Oh Canada, I am sad for all the Indian people throughout the land." Born on this day in 1899, Chief Dan George of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation, acted in over 30 roles, including his Oscar-nominated turn in LITTLE BIG MAN (1970). Today we revisit his ever powerful 1967 address 'Lament for Confederation.'
"Oh Canada I am sad for all the Indian people throughout the

"Lament for Confederation" by Chief Dan George (1967)

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yesterday at 17:52. Facebook
Tomorrow: we announce our first wave of Festival film selections, including Special Presentations and Galas

Watch the #TIFF17 Press Conference live on our page 10am EST.
Tomorrow: we announce our first wave of Festival film selections including Special

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Theo Lidis
Kyle Scott
Kathy Bradley-Comeau
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yesterday at 17:00. Facebook
"Kanehsatake is a blight on Canadian history. Everyone believed Canada was so polite [but here] you have a Canadian burning First Nations' effigies." Explore the history of social justice in Canadian film. : bit.ly/2o1gHAa

«Les événements de Kanesatake sont un gâchis dans l’histoire canadienne. Tous croyaient que le Canada était si poli, [mais ici] nous voyons un Canadien brûler des effigies... View more »
"Kanehsatake is a blight on Canadian history Everyone believed Canada was so
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yesterday at 14:26. Facebook
Hailed as Toronto's party of the year, boombox is a multi-sensory adventure where guests can explore every corner of TIFF Bell Lightbox and experience unique new installations, performances, technologies and music.

This November, get ready to live forever and step into the world of Fame as we transform TIFF Bell Lightbox into our own modern school for the arts, inspired by the 1980 film’s... View more »
Hailed as Toronto's party of the year boombox is a multi sensory

Boombox: FAME Edition

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07/23/2017 at 19:37. Facebook
"The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what you share with someone else when you're uncool." Philip Seymour Hoffman, one of cinema's greatest character actors, was born on this day in 1967.
"The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what you share

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Tom MacCammon
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07/22/2017 at 18:58. Facebook
“There is no Garbo. There is no Dietrich. There is only Louise Brooks.”

This Sunday we screen a new digital restoration of Beggars of Life — starring Brooks, one of the most recognizable faces (and haircuts) of the silent era.
“There is no Garbo There is no Dietrich There is only Louise Brooks ”

Love, Lulu

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07/22/2017 at 18:15. Facebook
Tommy Wiseau’s 2005 film The Room has been described as “the Citizen Kane of bad movies,” but the movie’s origin story is a twisted tale all its own.
Tommy Wiseau’s 2005 film The Room has been described as “the Citizen

Make The Room Great Again

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Daniel Wellwood
Tanya Desbarats-Henriquez
Emily Lawrence
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TIFF
07/22/2017 at 17:20. Facebook
Angela Bassett as Mace in Kathryn Bigelow's Strange Days = the result when two incredibly badass women collaborate. See it tonight at TIFF.
Angela Bassett as Mace in Kathryn Bigelow's Strange Days = the result

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07/21/2017 at 21:42. Facebook
“This is not like TV only better. This is life.”

A look at how Kathryn Bigelow's Strange Days envisioned the future of technology.
“This is not like TV only better This is life ”

Did Strange Days predict the future of Virtual Reality?

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Aaron V. Gonzalez
Leif Nelson
Joseph Dahonick
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07/21/2017 at 16:58. Facebook
TIFF '16 documentary An Insignificant Man was recently denied an exhibition certificate in India. On TIFF Long Take this week, we speak with the film's co-directors about the realities of film censorship today.
TIFF '16 documentary An Insignificant Man was recently denied an exhibition certificate

TIFF LONG TAKE Ep. 23: Is There Room for Censorship in Modern Film?

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07/21/2017 at 15:54. Facebook
That time Kathryn Bigelow broke the celluloid ceiling, becoming the first woman ever to win Best Director at the Oscars in 2010 (and beating-out James Cameron and Quentin Tarantino in the process). Today, we launch our first ever retrospective dedicated to the real life Wonder Woman: Kathryn Bigelow: On the Edge.
That time Kathryn Bigelow broke the celluloid ceiling becoming the first woman

Kathryn Bigelow Wins Best Director (2010)

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07/21/2017 at 02:22. Facebook
"NEAR DARK's still the single best modern vampire movie I've ever seen; I think it beats, literally swallows whole any Twilight movie or other incarnation." Jesse Wente breaks down Kathryn Bigelow's homage to the classic western bar-room brawl, in her gritty, stylish vampire thriller.

Kathryn Bigelow: On the Edge is on now:
"NEAR DARK's still the single best modern vampire movie I've ever seen;

Kathryn Bigelow, vampire master

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07/20/2017 at 20:08. Facebook
"We wanted this ghost — in spite of its handmade, tactile qualities — to feel like a spirit." Director David Lowery on making the in A Ghost Story. bit.ly/2t4f6vP
"We wanted this ghost — in spite of its handmade tactile qualities
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Laura Grande
Nevin Spencer-Norris
Natalie Boyd
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TIFF
07/20/2017 at 12:40. Facebook
It passes the Bechdel test, it subverts Hollywood gender dynamics, it presages Buffy The Vampire Slayer, and it features a pulsing score by TANGERINE DREAM. Kathryn Bigelow's late '80s, definitive teen-vampire, neon-noir romance Near Dark, with the late Bill Paxton.

We kick off our Bigelow retrospective this Friday with a screening on 35mm: [ Tiff.net Link ]
It passes the Bechdel test it subverts Hollywood gender dynamics it presages
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07/20/2017 at 00:56. Facebook
Alacrán Pescador
Elinor Barker
Patrick Tomasso
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TIFF
07/19/2017 at 17:10. Facebook
Join us on July 28th for a special Intro and Q&A with acclaimed UK stage director William Oldroyd who makes his cinematic debut with the striking adaptation of Nikolai Leskov's famous play Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District.

Trapped in a marriage to a much older man and marooned on an estate amidst the bleak northern heaths, Lady Katherine (Florence Pugh) paces her constrictive world like... View more »
Join us on July 28th for a special Intro and Q A

New Release: Lady Macbeth with Director William Oldroyd

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TIFF
07/18/2017 at 15:04. Facebook
"As a woman in Canadian film, I am writing and producing out of necessity: I will create the roles I want until I see them everywhere."

Filmmaker Sarah Kolasky on how she produced/starred/co-wrote the Canadian indie feature she wanted to see in the world.
"As a woman in Canadian film I am writing and producing out

Who Says Female Characters Have to Be Likeable?

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Sarah Kolasky
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TIFF
07/16/2017. Facebook
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07/16/2017. Facebook
Pre-season premiere listen: George R.R. Martin tells us how he built the massive and intricate world of Westeros.
Pre season premiere listen: George R R Martin tells us how he

TIFF UN/CUT: How George R.R. Martin created the world of Game of Thrones

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