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The Magnificent Seven

'The Magnificent Seven' to open Toronto film festival

26-Jul-2016 | By

Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) programmers have served up the first picks from what will be a typically daunting menu in September.

Land of Mine

Toronto title 'Land Of Mine' gets UK deal

8-Dec-2015 | By Andreas Wiseman

EXCLUSIVE: K5 inks deal with Metrodome for war thriller.

the hard stop

Mark Duggan doc 'The Hard Stop' gets UK deal

16-Oct-2015 | By Andreas Wiseman

EXCLUSIVE: Metrodome haul includes Toronto doc, Partisan and 2000AD.

No Men Beyond This Point

Samuel Goldwyn takes Toronto sci-fi ‘No Men Beyond This Point’

5-Oct-2015 | By John Hazelton

Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired worldwide rights (excluding Canada) to Mark Sawers’ No Men Beyond This Point and is planning a 2016 release for the sci-fi comedy.


ABMO Films acquires TIFF premiere February

1-Oct-2015 | By

The new Canadian distributor led by Alex Bronfman and Matt Orenstein has picked up the elevated horror film starring Emma Roberts.

the people vs fritz bauer

Beta scores sales of 'The People vs. Fritz Bauer'

23-Sep-2015 | By Michael Rosser

Historical thriller secures deals out of Toronto.




Yermek Tursunov on his Kazakh Oscar entry 'Stranger'

By Tiffany Pritchard

Stranger focuses on one boy’s meditative search for the meaning of life.


Ryoo Seung-wan talks Korean box office hit 'Veteran'

By Tiffany Pritchard

Director talks corruption, near-death stunts and sequels following well-received TIFF screening.


TIFF 2015: Fridrik Thor Fridriksson and Bergur Bernberg, 'Horizon'

By Wendy Mitchell

Icelandic filmmaking veteran Fridrik Thor Fridriksson returns to Toronto with Horizon, which he directed alongside photographer and budding filmmaker Bergur Bernburg.

the wave

TIFF 2015: Roar Uthaug, 'The Wave'

By Wendy Mitchell

Director Roar Uthaug’s fourth feature The Wave (Bolgen) has the proud distinction of being Scandinavia’s first disaster movie.

High-Rise behind the scenes

TIFF 2015: Ben Wheatley reveals the story behind 'High-Rise'

By Michael Rosser

Ben Wheatley had his biggest budget to date to create the dystopian world portrayed in JG Ballard’s novel High-Rise. Michael Rosser speaks to the UK film-maker about his vision to “shoot on location in the past”.

TIFF 2015: Dev Patel talks 'The Man Who Knew Infinity'


The star of HBO’s The Newsroom and Neill Blomkamp’s Chappie will next be seen in the Toronto world premiere of The Man Who Knew Infinity, playing a poor Brahmin maths prodigy from South India who became a Fellow of the Royal Society and Trinity College.

Angry Indian Goddesses

Pan Nalin, 'Angry Indian Goddesses'

By Wendy Mitchell

Indian director Pan Nalin (Samsara) comes to Toronto with the world premiere of Angry Indian Goddesses, which screens in Special Presentations and is sold by Mongrel Media.

TIFF 2015: Jeremy Irons talks 'The Man Who Knew Infinity'


The British actor discusses his role as a brilliant mathematician alongside co-star Dev Patel in Matthew Brown’s period drama.

Girls Lost

Alexandra-Therese Keining, 'Girls Lost'

By Wendy Mitchell

With gender identity making headlines around the globe, Alexandra-Therese Keining’s Girls Lost (Pojkarna) couldn’t be more timely.

Michael Luisi

Michael Luisi, WWE Studios


The president of WWE Studios, the film subsidiary of World Wrestling Entertainment, is in Toronto scouring the ground for titles.

Marina Cordoni

Interview: Marina Cordoni


With her latest venture, industry insider Marina Cordoni is using her passion and experience as an international sales agent and executive producer to benefit film-makers, she tells Screen.

The Danish Girl

Awards season preview: a shot at glory


As the autumn festival line-ups are revealed, Screen analyses the titles in pole position for a competitive awards season.

terence davies

TIFF 2015: Terence Davies talks 'Sunset Song'

By Wendy Mitchell

Terence Davies has been striving to bring Sunset Song to the big screen for 15 years. Ahead of the film’s world premiere in Toronto, he tells Screen why the classic novel struck such a powerful chord.

Charlotte Mickie

TIFF 2015: Interview, Charlotte Mickie


Charlotte Mickie continues to champion bold, authentic voices at Mongrel Media’s new international arm. Screen talks to her about the company’s diverse slate.

Jean-Marc Vallee

TIFF 2015: Jean-Marc Vallée talks 'Demolition'


After Dallas Buyers Club and Wild, Jean-Marc Vallée hopes awards season magic strikes again with this year’s TIFF opener Demolition.

Land of Mine

TIFF 2015: Martin Pieter Zandvliet talks 'Land Of Mine'

By Wendy Mitchell

Land Of Mine, based on the true story of mine clearance by German POWs in Denmark, makes its bow in TIFF’s Platform strand.

Hany Abu-Assad

TIFF 2015: Hany Abu-Assad talks 'The Idol'

By Andreas Wiseman

Hany Abu-Assad, the Oscar-nominated director of Omar and Paradise Now, tells Screen about his latest film The Idol, which charts the unlikely true story of how Palestinian singer Mohammed Assaf won talent contest Arab Idol. Interview by Andreas Wiseman.

TIFF 2015: Hou Hsiao-Hsien talks 'The Assassin'

By Damon Wise

Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-Hsien has had a banner year, with Cannes’ best director prize under his belt and a stint on the Venice jury. Ahead of its TIFF screening, he talks to Damon Wise about The Assassin.


TIFF 2015: Midnight Madness

By Tom Grater

Midnight Madness is showcasing a collection of international genre titles including Baskin, Hardcore and The Devil’s Candy. But horror films don’t always give directors an easy ride, as Tom Grater reports.


Toronto 2015: UKTI, supporting creative growth

UK Trade and Investment’s support of the UK films and delegates heading to this year’s Toronto International Film Festival is just one way it is helping our creative industries succeed overseas.


born to dance

'Born to Dance': Review

By Sarah Ward

Dir: Tammy Davis. New Zealand. 2015. 96 mins.

Paths of the Soul

'Paths of the Soul': Review

By Allan Hunter

Dir/scr/prod: Zhang Yang. China 2015, 115 mins


'Parisienne': Review

By Lisa Nesselson

Dir: Danielle Arbid. Fr. 2015. 119mins 



Toronto 2015 Day 6

Toronto 2015: Screen's dailies

Download Screen International’s daily magazines from the Toronto International Film Festival here.