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Grolsch People's Choice Award

The People's Choice Award is almost as old as the Toronto International Film Festival itself. Since 1978, audiences have been voting for their favourite Festival films.

Over two dozen winners have gone on to receive Academy Award nominations; 10 have won for Best Picture, Best Foreign Language Picture or Best Documentary.

Recent recipients of the prize for the public's favourite include:

2013: 12 Years a Slave
2012: Silver Linings Playbook
2011: Where Do We Go Now?
2010: The King's Speech
2009: Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire
2008: Slumdog Millionaire
2007: Eastern Promises