Toronto International Film Festival


Geoff Macnaughton

Geoff Macnaughton named TIFF director of industry

Kathleen Drumm returns to New Zealand to head up arts organisation.

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Berlinale artistic director Carlo Chatrian, director Athina Rachel Tsangari, critic Jessica Kiang on TIFF Platform jury

Section championing ‘bold directorial visions’ to announce line-up in August.


TIFF names Diana Sanchez senior director of film

Laura Ryan promoted to vp, visitor experience; Jennifer Frees is new vp, partnerships.

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TIFF director of festival programming Kerri Craddock steps down (exclusive)

The Toronto festival organisation plans to recruit a senior director of film by early spring.

Meeting Gorbachev

The Orchard acquires 'Meeting Gorbachev'

Theatrical release earmarked for early 2019. HISTORY retains all TV rights.

The Other Story

Strand Releasing picks up Israeli hit 'The Other Story'

Avi Nesher’s drama premiered in Toronto.

Piers Handling

Former TIFF chief Piers Handling talks 9/11, festival growth in Los Cabos

’The way [TIFF] grew was a surprise to everyone.’

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Bleecker Street, LD Entertainment acquire US rights to 'Teen Spirit'

Mister Smith handles international ales on recent Toronto world premiere.

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TIFF in bid to improve support of Canadian filmmakers, family programming

TIFF Kids, Canada’s Top Ten Film Festival to end.


Jamie Bell drama 'Skin' AFM-bound with Voltage Pictures (exclusive)

cDrama won TIFF FIPRESCI Prize for Special Presentations.

Out Of Blue

IFC Films acquires Patricia Clarkson noir 'Out Of Blue'

Independent handles international sales.

Through Black Spruce

Myriad Pictures AFM-bound with 'Through Black Spruce', 'Clara'

D Films Canadian distributor on TIFF selections from Serendipity Point Films and Distant Horizon


Float like a butterfly westend

'Float Like A Butterfly': Busan Review

A standout second film from Ireland’s Carmel Winters


'Belmonte': San Sebastian Review

A portrait of an artist in Montevideo, directed by Federico Veiroj

The Man Who Feels No Pain

'The Man Who Feels No Pain': Toronto Review

Indian Midnight Madness winner fights through on charm and cheesy melodrama


'mid90s': Toronto Review

Jonah Hill is writer/director of this impressive rites-of-passage first feature

The Hate U Give

'The Hate U Give': Review

Amandla Stenberg impresses in this adaptation of the award-winning YA novel by Angie Thomas