The Grizzlies Review – Eiff 2019

Arriving in Kugluktuk, Nunavut — a remote settlement in Canada’s Arctic North — to teach History, recent graduate Russ Sheppard (Ben Schnetzer) thinks he knows it all. However, his class is poorly ...

Telefilm Canada, Nueva Era Films, Cinépolis launch Mexican Canada showcase (exclusive)

An inaugural showcase in Mexico of Canadian cinema involving Telefilm Canada, Nueva Era Films and Cinépolis has kicked off in Mexico City. An inaugural showcase in Mexico of Canadian cinema involving ...

‘Shoplifters’ Takes Home Jury Prize at Palm Springs International Film Festival

‘Shoplifters’ Takes Home Jury Prize at Palm Springs International Film Festival Hirokazu Kore-eda’s Japanese flick “Shoplifters” took the Palm Springs International Film Festival’s Best Foreign Language Film of the Year prize, when the jury award winners were announced at a ...

'Shoplifters' wins Fipresci at Palm Springs

'Shoplifters' wins Fipresci at Palm Springs Spain’s Carmen & Lola wins Cine Latino Award. Hirokazu Kore-eda’s Palme d’Or winner Shoplifters won the Fipresci prize for best foreign language film of the year at the 30th Palm Springs ...

‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Among Finalists for 44th Annual Humanitas Prize

‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Among Finalists for 44th Annual Humanitas Prize Box office blockbusters such as “Black Panther” and “Crazy Rich Asians” and small screen series including “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “One Day at a Time” and “This Is Us” are among the finalists for ...

Women Filmmakers Honored at Toronto With Birks Diamond Tribute

Women Filmmakers Honored at Toronto With Birks Diamond Tribute Before walking the red carpet Sept. 11 for the world premiere of her third feature, the Sasheer Zamata-starring pic “The Weekend,” pictured above, Toronto-born writer-director Stella Meghie was feted ...

Toronto Festival Touts Canadian Rookies and Auteurs in Lineup

This year’s Canadian feature slate — 25 in all — can be seen in six Tiff sections including Discovery, Tiff Docs and Wavelengths. Among the selected features are highly anticipated films from fest ...

John Lithgow among new projects selected for two-day Omdc Forum in Toronto

John Lithgow among new projects selected for two-day Omdc Forum in Toronto 13th annual event to present on-stage talks, meetings with connect. Projects featuring John Lithgow, Ontario filmmaker Karen Shaw, and Damon D’Oliveira, who produced Toronto International Film ...

Toronto Film Festival Adds ‘Fall of the American Empire’ to Canadian Lineup

Toronto Film Festival Adds ‘Fall of the American Empire’ to Canadian Lineup The Toronto Intl. Film Festival has added Denys Arcand’s crime thriller “The Fall of the American Empire” and 18 other Canadian films to its lineup. Nine of the films are directed by women and 14 are ...

Tiff Reveals Full Canadian Lineup, Including 19 New Films and Special Premiere Event of Rob Stewart’s Final ‘Sharkwater’ Doc

The Toronto International Film Festival​ has added another 19 new titles to its 2018 festival lineup, comprised entirely of features directed by Canadian filmmakers. Each year, Tiff highlights the ...

Toronto Film Festival Adds 19 Canadian Films, 9 of Them Directed by Women

Toronto Film Festival Adds 19 Canadian Films, 9 of Them Directed by Women New films from Canadian filmmakers Denys Arcand, Maxime Giroux, Jennifer Baichwal and Bruce Sweeney have been added to 2018 Toronto International Film Festival lineup, which announced its slate of ...

Toronto Film Festival adds Canadian features with strong female and indigenous slant

Toronto Film Festival adds Canadian features with strong female and indigenous slant Anthropocene and The Fall Of The American Empire are among films joining the line-up. The Toronto International Film Festival has added another 19 Canadian titles to its line-up, among them the world ...