Female Voices in the News

Catherine Hardwicke, “one of the most powerful female voices in Hollywood”, as TIFF’s Theresa Scandiffio notes, will take part in a special In Conversation With . . . event at TIFF Bell Lightbox on July 20th at 7:00 PM. If you’d like a chance to see the filmmaker behind Thirteen, Twilight, and Miss You Already, […]

More on TIFF’s Summer

TIFF’s summer lineup features creative works from all over — but many of them are homegrown. Here’s just a sampling. The Canadian Open Vault program, a series of free screenings of Canadian classics, opens on June 18th with Highway 61, which TIFF calls a  “Canadian spin on a quintessentially American genre — the road movie.” […]

New Stuff for Summer

TIFF has a full summer planned for movie lovers in TO, including retrospectives on major filmmakers like Hitchcock and Truffaut, screenings of cult classics, the first summer edition of the TIFF Next Wave 24-Hour Film Challenge, and virtual reality installations at the Lightbox. Ticket sales start the 25th for the general public, but members can […]

News Today (Video)

Top stories include TIFF bringing out a new list of fun events for the summer, Broadcaster Magazine announces two awards for a Canadian Documentary, CRTC wants to know all about opinions on data plans, and since Much Music Video Awards can’t come soon enough, the highest nominated artists are already being announced. (via CNW)

By and for Kids at TIFF; Open for Complaints

The finalists in the 15th annual Jump Cuts Young Filmmakers Showcase — “young” meaning a lower limit of Grade 4 — have been chosen by the TIFF Kids Festival.  TIFF says “The films include stop-motion, live-action, and computer animation, and range from inspiring documentaries to creative dramas and historical period pieces.” They’ll be screened at […]