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The Review

Short Read

One To Watch: Sans Soleil

The greatest "essay film" ever made?

Sep 27, 2016 @ 10:36am
Interview

TIFF’s Rising Stars

We asked the new class for their thoughts on their Festival experience, the industry and how we can create a star system in Canada

Sep 27, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

TIFF Election Year Special

A cinematic deep dive into American madness

Sep 26, 2016 @ 11:00am
Short Read

Trek Talks

How a sci-fi franchise has helped shape the world in which we live

Sep 26, 2016 @ 10:25am
Digital Digest

Freida Pinto Believes in Women Filmmakers

"My strategy is not to go on to too many panels. My strategy is to just do it."

Sep 25, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

Xavier Dolan’s ‘90s-Nostalgic Soundtrack

What Blink-182, Moby, Counting Crows and Dido can do for an auteur

Sep 23, 2016 @ 8:00pm
Short Read

One To Watch: Transpecos

"A lean-and-mean atmospheric thriller"

Sep 23, 2016 @ 1:00pm
Feature

Canadian Filmmakers on the Elements of Filmmaking. And the Elements.

Making a film in Canada requires talent, hard work, and a warm coat

Sep 23, 2016 @ 9:00am
Podcast

WELL NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 31: A Conversation with Steve James

From Hoop Dreams to Abacus, the legendary documentarian is a master of true stories on screen

Sep 21, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Short Read

Fall is Here!

All the things to see and do this season at TIFF Bell Lightbox

Sep 21, 2016 @ 11:00am
Feature

Imitations of Life: The Films of Rainer Werner Fassbinder

An extensive retrospective, beginning in late October at the TIFF Bell Lightbox

Sep 21, 2016 @ 10:00am
Feature

All That Heaven Allows: Fassbinder's Favourite Films

Starting this November at the TIFF Bell Lightbox

Sep 21, 2016 @ 10:00am
Short Read

The Fifth Quadrant: Sci-fi Cinema After Star Trek

Explore the film universe post-Trek

Sep 21, 2016 @ 10:00am
Feature

50 Years of Star Trek

Fan Log – Stardate 70154.9

Sep 21, 2016 @ 10:00am
List

The Review... In Review

Everything you wanted to know about TIFF 16 but were afraid to ask

Sep 21, 2016 @ 8:00am
News

Announcing the TIFF '16 Award Winners

And the winners are...

Sep 18, 2016 @ 1:00pm
Short Read

#InfiniteViews Diary 10: The Programme Associate

For her diary, Kiva Reardon writes a love letter to the beautiful insanity of TIFF and the co-workers who got her through it

Sep 18, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

TIFF '16 Red Carpet Gallery

#InfiniteViews

Sep 17, 2016 @ 1:00pm
Feature

Watch Three Short Films From The Axe Collective

Filmmakers Tabi Bonney, Shema Jones and Francisco Cabrera find their voice during TIFF '16

Sep 17, 2016 @ 12:00pm
Short Read

#InfiniteViews Diary 9: The Member

On her day at TIFF, Anna Swanson stands next to Atom Egoyan at the Member’s box office, ugly cries in Lion and catches two Rooney Mara movies

Sep 17, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

Maliglutit Remakes The Western In Its Own Image

When killing and retribution is not in vain

Sep 17, 2016 @ 7:00am
Feature

More TIFF '16 Festival Onstage Moments

Moments of truth on the Festival stage

Sep 16, 2016 @ 5:00pm
Feature

TIFF Photo Studio: Day Nine

From inside the portrait studio

Sep 16, 2016 @ 4:00pm
Podcast

YO ADRIAN Ep. 15: TIFF Highlights with Guest Julie Dash

Agnes Varda, Barry Jenkins, Busta Rhymes, Nollywood, Julie Dash... It must be TIFF '16

Sep 16, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Short Read

#InfiniteViews Diary 8: The Editor

On her day of the Festival, Chandler Levack does karaoke with Sebastian Grainger, cries her eyes out during Blue Jay and stress eats some brownies

Sep 16, 2016 @ 8:00am
Interview, Podcast

TIFF UNCUT: Talking Rats with Morgan Spurlock and Jeremy Chilnick

They’re even more terrifying than you can imagine

Sep 16, 2016 @ 8:00am
Interview, Podcast

I Am Not Your Negro And The Impact Of James Baldwin

Listen to a podcast between director Raoul Peck and Pure Nonfiction’s Thom Powers

Sep 16, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

Handsome Devil’s Gay-Straight Alliance

A survey of how gay and straight friendships between men play out in cinema

Sep 16, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

The “Cinematic” VR Experience

When the couch becomes a movie theatre, and the console becomes your brain

Sep 16, 2016 @ 8:00am
Interview, Podcast

TIFF Uncut: We Asked Max McCabe-Lokos And Bruce McDonald To Interview Each Other

Listen to a podcast between two Canadian collaborators

Sep 16, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

TIFF Photo Studio: Day Eight

From inside the portrait studio

Sep 15, 2016 @ 4:00pm
Feature

Rejection Is How You Become A Filmmaker

Fail harder, fail better, keep failing

Sep 15, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Feature

TIFF Digital Studio Moments Part Three

Featuring Werner Herzog, Errol Morris, and Paul Schrader

Sep 15, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Feature

TIFF Photo Studio: Day Seven

From inside the portrait studio

Sep 15, 2016 @ 11:00am
Interview

“Nigeria Makes Cool Shit, Man”

An interview with Green White Green’s Abba T. Makama and Ifeanyi Dike Jr.

Sep 15, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

#InfiniteViews TIFF Diary 7: The Volunteer

Steven Johnson fights (video) pirates during a volunteer shift at Scotiabank, goes to class late and sees the ultimate rockstar Iggy Pop at a screening of the Stooges’ doc Gimme Shelter

Sep 15, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

Waito's Corner: Even More Official TIFF 16 #FestHacks

In part two, comic artist Adam Waito explains how to talk about a movie you've never seen

Sep 15, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

TIFF Photo Studio: Day Six

From inside the portrait studio

Sep 14, 2016 @ 6:00pm
Feature

TIFF '16 Festival Onstage Moments

Inspiring and surprising scenes from the Festival

Sep 14, 2016 @ 5:00pm
Podcast

WELL NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 30: A Conversation with James Gunn and Greg McLean

When office politics turn very, very, VERY bloody

Sep 14, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Short Read

#InfiniteViews Diary 6: The Director

On Day 5 of the Festival, Deepa Mehta processes her film Anatomy of Violence’s premiere, says goodbye to her cast and gets tripped by an usher at the Arrival screening

Sep 14, 2016 @ 8:00am
Interview

Knocked Up

Prevenge triple threat Alice Lowe redefines pregnancy as a horrorshow

Sep 14, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

Christine Plays The Action, All The Way To The End

Discussing the performance and tragedy of Antonio Campos' new film

Sep 14, 2016 @ 5:30am
Feature

Manchester By The Sea’s Bruising Masculinity

Kenneth Lonergan’s raw third feature elevates an ocean of pain below the surface

Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

From Nothingness To Beingness: The Inexorable Rise Of Mark Wahlberg

An appreciation of an actor who gives us nothing but good vibrations

Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:00am
Interview

Agnès Varda Goes From Film-Buff To Filmmaker

A conversation with an artist so iconic, we named our filmmaker’s lounge after her

Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

Werner Herzog, Cinema’s Most Curious Filmmaker

Whether investigating Pokémon Go or volcanoes, his iconic vision goes the distance

Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

#InfiniteViews Diary 5: The Programmer

Midnight Madness’ Colin Geddes lunches with his filmmakers at Momofuku, introduces six films and parties with Prevenge director Alice Lowe (and her baby Della Moon)

Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

TIFF Photo Studio: Day Five

From inside the portrait studio

Sep 12, 2016 @ 7:30pm
Interview

TIFF Digital Studio Moments Part Two

Inspiration and advice from TIFF '16 filmmakers

Sep 12, 2016 @ 10:00am
Feature

Eat Your Heart Out

The Quest for Virtue in Julia Ducournau’s Raw

Sep 12, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

The Endless Indignity Of I, Daniel Blake

Ken Loach’s “final” film reprises the systemic housing crisis of Cathy Comes Home

Sep 12, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read, List

Five Characters Who Will Find Their Someday at TIFF ‘16

It’s good to have goals, it’s even better to achieve them

Sep 12, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

#InfiniteViews TIFF Diary 4: The First-Time Filmmaker

Dash Shaw, the filmmaker behind My Entire High School Sinking Into The Sea, illustrates his day at the Festival (which happens to be his film's premiere!)

Sep 12, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

TIFF Photo Studio: Day Four

From inside the portrait studio

Sep 11, 2016 @ 9:00pm
Short Read

#InfiniteViews TIFF Diary 3: The Party Person

On day three of TIFF, Randi Bergman runs into Michael Shannon, watches The Bleeder, parties at The Thompson with Zachary Quinto and Snapchats the hell out of it

Sep 11, 2016 @ 8:00am
Digital Digest

Mark Duplass Takes Over The Review To Kickstart Your Film Career

You've got $5, right? Then you can make your movie...

Sep 11, 2016 @ 8:00am
News

Short Cuts Re/Mix

Wednesday September 14: be a part of Festival from wherever you are in the world.

Sep 11, 2016 @ 5:00am
Feature

TIFF Photo Studio: Day Three

Up close with the cast of Snowden, American Pastoral, and Rage

Sep 10, 2016 @ 5:00pm
Interview

TIFF Digital Studio Moments

Inspiration and advice from TIFF '16 filmmakers and actors

Sep 10, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Feature

No One Lights A Scene Like Mother Nature

From Terrence Malick to Spring Breakers, the golden hour in cinema

Sep 10, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

The Comic Tragedy Of The Creative Impulse

An appreciation of Christopher Guest’s band of merry pranksters

Sep 10, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

Vampire Diary

A filmmaker’s 20-year obsession with Olivier Assayas’ Irma Vep

Sep 10, 2016 @ 7:00am
Short Read

#InfiniteViews TIFF Diary 2: The Rising Star

Grace Glowicki spends a day shopping for a premiere outfit, sees a screening of American Pastoral and watches Agnès Varda take a nap

Sep 10, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

TIFF Photo Studio: Day Two

From inside the portrait studio

Sep 9, 2016 @ 8:00pm
Short Read

What to Watch: Get TIFF Programmer's Picks for TIFF '16

Too many movies? Not enough time? We've got you.

Sep 9, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Short Read

The Music Behind #TIFF16

An official #TIFF16 playlist, courtesy of Apple Music, to get you through your festival

Sep 9, 2016 @ 11:00am
Feature

#InfiniteViews TIFF Diary 1: The Critic

Nick Pinkerton spent the first day of Festival looking at Toronto architecture and listening to Torontonians “kvetch about TIFF”

Sep 9, 2016 @ 8:00am
Interview

The Werewolves And The Destroyers

A conversation between Canadian filmmakers Ashley McKenzie and Kevan Funk

Sep 9, 2016 @ 7:00am
Short Read

The State Of Documentary In TIFF '16

Listen to exclusive festival interviews on Thom Powers’ documentary podcast Pure Nonfiction

Sep 9, 2016 @ 7:00am
Interview

A Conversation Between Anne Émond And Chloé Robichaud

The two accomplished Québécois directors go head-to-head

Sep 9, 2016 @ 7:00am
Feature

TIFF Photo Studio: Day One

From inside the portrait studio

Sep 8, 2016 @ 7:30pm
News

Gamify Your Festival With TIFF Bingo

How many can you catch?

Sep 8, 2016 @ 10:00am
Feature

Wavelengths 2016 Will Expand Your Brain

Those who fall asleep in a cinema, dare to dream

Sep 8, 2016 @ 7:00am
Feature

Toni Erdmann Is A Film Where Parents Just Don’t Understand

It will also fill you with joy until you burst

Sep 8, 2016 @ 5:30am
Feature

39 Short Anecdotes About 11 TIFFs

A filmmaker/critic/new father remembers the TIFFs gone by

Sep 8, 2016 @ 4:00am
Feature

Isabelle Huppert’s Unmarried Woman

Things To Come and the predictable devastation of middle-aged endings

Sep 8, 2016 @ 4:00am
Short Read

Waito's Corner: Official TIFF 16 #FestHacks

In part one, comic artist Adam Waito shows us all how to sneak into an exclusive celeb party

Sep 8, 2016 @ 3:00am
Short Read

You Pick the Winner: How to Vote for the Grolsch People's Choice Award

New this year, vote with the Official TIFF App as well as your tickets!

Sep 7, 2016 @ 4:00pm
Podcast

WELL NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 29: I Want Randy: The Last Last Detail

Bond, Festival Buyers, Linklater, Quaid, Cranston, Jackie and Owen are Shanghai-fiving again, and they're reworking The X-Files. As a comedy.

Sep 7, 2016 @ 4:00pm
Short Read

Want to Own Some of Your Favourite TIFF '16 Films?

Pick up some of the best films from past Festivals, and pre-order some great ones from this year

Sep 6, 2016 @ 1:00pm
Interview

Our TIFF Is Your TIFF

A panel of critics, programming associates and one OG share their #InfiniteViews of TIFF 16

Sep 6, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

Fifteen Literary Adaptations to See at TIFF ‘16

From page to screen to TIFF '16

Sep 4, 2016 @ 9:00am
Podcast

YO ADRIAN Ep. 14: A TIFF Preview with Artistic Director, Cameron Bailey

Programmers: they may not be able to build you a website, but they will show you some amazing films

Sep 2, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Short Read

TIFF '16 Overachievers

The tireless filmmakers and actors who have more than one film at this year's Festival

Sep 2, 2016 @ 1:00pm
Interview

The Next Wave Committee Helps You #TIFFHack Your Festival

A group of brilliant young cinephiles shed light on how to navigate the rush lines, celebrities and nearly 400 films of TIFF 16

Sep 1, 2016 @ 8:00am
Podcast

WELL NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 28: The "What If" Episode

Harrison Ford should be nobody's second choice

Aug 31, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Video

Portrait: Sidney J. Furie

A legendary Canadian director returns to the scene of the crime

Aug 31, 2016 @ 9:00am
Interview

The Gilmore Guys Take Toronto

Where they podcast, you will follow

Aug 31, 2016 @ 12:00am
Digital Digest

How an Iranian master influenced a Canadian filmmaker: Hugh Gibson curates The Review

Abbas Kiarostami's surprising effect on a TIFF '16 doc

Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Feature

An Ever-Changing Detroit

The city's cinematic portrayal shows the future has a silver lining

Aug 29, 2016 @ 5:00am
News

Put the Festival in Your Pocket With the Official TIFF App

A handy guide to scheduling, discovering, and experiencing TIFF '16 with our new App

Aug 27, 2016 @ 2:00pm
Feature, Interview

An Extremely Long Conversation About BoJack Horseman

That's too much, man!

Aug 26, 2016 @ 8:00am
News

The Toronto International Film Festival names its esteemed Platform Jury

Three-person international jury will be composed of legendary directors Brian De Palma and Mahamat-Saleh Haroun and acclaimed actor Zhang Ziyi

Aug 25, 2016 @ 10:00am
Podcast

WELL NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 27: Summer Films Don't Stick Around: A Lament for the Blockbuster

Is this the worst summer for movies... Ever?

Aug 24, 2016 @ 3:00pm
News

New Releases, Sci-Fi Favourites, and a Studio Ghibli Spotlight: Our Fall Lineup is Here

Next season’s lineup is here, and it’s out-of-this-world

Aug 24, 2016 @ 10:00am
Interview

An Interview With Eric Rohmer’s Muse, Marie Rivière

“They know it now, after talking a lot”

Aug 24, 2016 @ 5:00am
News

Announcing the Remaining TIFF '16 Films and Talks, POP VR, TIFF Kids and Festival Street

Festival takes to the street, goes virtual, and sits down for a chat

Aug 23, 2016 @ 9:00am
Feature

Building A Mystery

Frank Ocean built a staircase on live streamed video and then dropped an album - here's why it's brilliant

Aug 23, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Comic Book Movies Should Be Fun To Watch

Come on, y'all, it's the Suicide Squad

Aug 21, 2016 @ 7:00pm
Podcast

YO ADRIAN Ep. 13: Nollywood Love with Mo Abudu and Nikissi Serumaga-Jamo

Mo Abudu ("Africa's Oprah") and TIFF's Nikissi Serumaga-Jamo

Aug 19, 2016 @ 10:00am
Feature

That Time Nicolas Cage Ruined My Life

And what happens when the internet, nor Anderson Cooper, will never let you live it down

Aug 19, 2016 @ 8:00am
News

Strategize, Connect, Discover: The TIFF Industry Conference Lineup is Here

Outstanding filmmaking talent and industry leaders from around the world, all right here

Aug 18, 2016 @ 12:00pm
News

Tune In To Primetime At TIFF '16

Don't change the channel

Aug 18, 2016 @ 10:00am
News

Pharrell Williams and Friends to Perform Hidden Figures Live on Festival Street

Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monáe will be here too

Aug 18, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

Mary Stephen, Eric Rohmer's Final Editor, Remembers Her Friend And Collaborator

How a Chinese Canadian woman from Montreal ended up working with one of the greatest filmmakers of all-time

Aug 18, 2016 @ 8:00am
Podcast

WELL NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 26: Céline Dreams & Keanu Cheese (A TIFF CanCon Preview with Magali Simard)

TIFF '16 will feature some amazing Canadian films, but no Céline biopic

Aug 17, 2016 @ 5:00pm
Feature

Truth In Many Guises: The Films Of Ossama Mohammed

TIFF Cinematheque's Syrian Cinema programme explores the brutality of images and the cinematic art of war

Aug 17, 2016 @ 8:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Kings Of Pastry

Doc titans D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus take on the French croissant

Aug 17, 2016 @ 12:00am
News

See Some Of The World's Best VR Thinkers Live In Conversation

August 20 at TIFF Bell Lightbox as part of POP 03

Aug 16, 2016 @ 11:00am
News

New TIFF '16 Films: Masters, Experimental Films, Lagos, World Cinema, and More

From Wavelengths to Galas and Special Presentations to the world

Aug 16, 2016 @ 9:00am
Feature, Interview

Gone Nollywood

The new Nigerian cinema is here — and it’s about to take over the world

Aug 16, 2016 @ 7:00am
Feature

Tippi Hedren/Melanie Griffith/Dakota Johnson

A generation of actresses attempt to rise above the roles that defined them

Aug 15, 2016 @ 8:00am
Digital Digest

When Toronto Plays Itself on Screen: Canadian Filmmaker Kazik Radwanski Curates The Review

Running through the Six with my films

Aug 15, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Singin' In The Rain's Second Fiddle

In a movie of pure joy, Donald O'Connor's performance is the best part

Aug 12, 2016 @ 8:00am
News

Platform At TIFF '16: Revolution, Revenge, And Raw Realities

It's the second year of TIFF's juried programme, with 12 visionary and artistically bold new films

Aug 11, 2016 @ 9:00am
Interview

Empathy Exists In VR

A conversation between documentarians Lisa Jackson and Alan Zweig

Aug 11, 2016 @ 8:00am
Feature

Daring, Moving, Vital and Dramatic: The Films of Nollywood and the Creative Energy of Lagos

President and General Manager of the Toronto Raptors, Masai Ujiri shares his love of Nigerian cinema

Aug 11, 2016 @ 12:00am
Podcast

WELL NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 25: Children Of A Lesser Squad

Aug 10, 2016 @ 6:00pm

Hump Day Movie: Undefeated

A highschool football doc that’s more intimate than Friday Night Lights

Aug 10, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

MOTIF(F): Awkward Female Protagonists

Give me a girl who can't handle life and I'll show you a movie

Aug 9, 2016 @ 9:00pm
News

New TIFF '16 Films Announced! TIFF Docs, Vanguard, Midnight Madness, Cinematheque, and International Short Cuts

Real-life characters, zombies and demons, dark and sophisticated cinema, and a slate of classics

Aug 9, 2016 @ 9:00am
Feature

What Is French Cinema Anyway?

Eric Rohmer showed us how to make a French movie French, but what comes after that is anyone's guess

Aug 9, 2016 @ 7:00am
Feature

Alfred Hitchcock Scared The Crap Out Of Me

On seeing Universal Studios' exhibit "The Art of Making Movies" as an eight year old boy

Aug 8, 2016 @ 7:00am
Podcast

YO ADRIAN Ep. 12: Sarah Gadon Adapts Brilliantly

Kiva and Fariha talk about going from book to film, and then Sarah Gadon guests

Aug 5, 2016 @ 10:00am
Podcast

TIFF UNCUT: Ivan Reitman Talks About This Summer's Ghostbusters Backlash

The goal of comedy is to tamp down anger

Aug 4, 2016 @ 9:00pm
Interview

Cameron Bailey Explains Why TIFF '16 Has Put the Spotlight on Lagos and Nigerian Cinema

Share this journey

Aug 4, 2016 @ 8:30am
Feature

Wiener-Dog is a Movie of Ifs, Ands and Excrement

And it might just be Todd Solondz’s most redemptive film yet

Aug 4, 2016 @ 7:00am
Podcast

WELL, NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 24 - Mel Gibson's Beaver Sized Baggage

From Mr. Gibson to Suicide Squad to Richard Pryor biopic casting news, another strong week for film industry intel.

Aug 3, 2016 @ 3:00pm
Feature

Dial R for Rohmer

The hidden influence of Hitchcock on the French New Wave auteur

Aug 3, 2016 @ 7:00am
News

Canada's Best is Coming to TIFF '16

The Canadian lineup at this year's Festival features politics, bold storytelling and lots of drama

Aug 3, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Big Hero 6

An animated superhero film that sheds light on grief

Aug 2, 2016 @ 6:00pm
Feature

Med Hondo is the African Auteur You Need to See

His films are virtually impossible to find and more relevant than ever

Aug 1, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Feature

TIFF x Instagram Shorts Festival

Small is beautiful

Aug 1, 2016 @ 12:00am
Digital Digest

"You can totally make a movie with your iPhone" NABIL x The Review

The renowned music video director curates our digital digest

Aug 1, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

What Frame of Film Would You Take With You Into Eternity

Our readers share their forever frame

Jul 31, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read, Interview

One To Watch: Perceval le Gallois

An eclectic mix of theatre, octosyllabic dialogue, 1970s haircuts, medieval music, and colourful castles

Jul 29, 2016 @ 2:00pm
Short Read

I Always Wanted To Be A Ghostbuster

Fightin' patriarchy makes me feel good

Jul 28, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Podcast

WELL, NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 23: Festival Express (featuring TIFF's Michael Lerman)

It's almost TIFF16 time, listen to this preview guide from our programmer

Jul 28, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Mya Taylor on Tangerine

The actress, singer, and advocate discussed the making of the film and the employment issues facing the transgender community

Jul 28, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

The Powerful Women of Stranger Things

In Barb we trust

Jul 28, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

MOTIF(F): Nothing Beats a Good Revenge Film

A cinematic trope best served cold

Jul 27, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: 12 Monkeys

This psychedelic science-fiction mystery proves Terry Gilliam's genius

Jul 27, 2016 @ 12:00am
News

Welcome to the New TIFF.NET

We've refreshed our website, take a look around!

Jul 26, 2016 @ 10:00am
News

Get Ready for Infinite Views at TIFF '16

The first 2016 Festival film announcements are here

Jul 26, 2016 @ 10:00am
Video

ReFRAMED: Alan Cumming Meets Stanley Kubrick

What's it like to meet a cinematic master?

Jul 26, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Syria Self-Portraits: Chronicles of Tyranny, Chronicles of War

Moving dramas, hard-hitting documentaries and visually dazzling fables attest to the rich variety of voices and diversity of experience within a tragically embattled country

Jul 26, 2016 @ 12:00am
Video

WATCH LIVE! First Festival Press Conference

We announce the first Galas and Special Presentations of TIFF16.

Jul 25, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

The Seventh Fire

New Native documentary counters stereotypes by showing them, plainly

Jul 22, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Rear Window is the Ultimate Summer Movie

Hot night, summer in the city

Jul 22, 2016 @ 12:00am
Podcast

YO, ADRIAN Ep. 11: Bourne in Flames

Damon then and now, and an interview with director Lizzie Borden.

Jul 22, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

The Solitary Journey of the Short Filmmaker

An interview with TIFF Short Cuts Programmer Danis Goulet

Jul 21, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Piers Handling on Abbas Kiarostami

TIFF CEO reflects on his encounters and memories of the Iranian master filmmaker

Jul 20, 2016 @ 12:00am
Podcast

WELL, NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 22: Stiller Crazy After All These Years

Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Tatiana Maslany, Quentin Tarantino, and so much more.

Jul 20, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Let the Right One In

All your Scandinavian vampire child needs

Jul 20, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

The Uniform of the Male Gangster

The clothes make the wise guy

Jul 20, 2016 @ 12:00am
News

At the 2016 TIFF Industry Conference: Brexit, Women In Film, And So Much More

Connect with your fellow professionals at the 2016 TIFF Industry Conference

Jul 19, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Crying at the Movies: Kingston

Alison Lang writes a personal essay on how to mourn a parent

Jul 19, 2016 @ 12:00am
News

Michael Fassbender Wants to Party (With You)

Magneto's coming to TIFF Soirée

Jul 18, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Beauty And The Beast and Jane Eyre are the Same Story

Breaking the conspiracy wide open

Jul 15, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

One To Watch: Strangers On A Train

One of Hitchcock's most triumphant films

Jul 14, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Brian De Palma Likes to Watch

All you need is a guy, a girl and a big fat drill

Jul 14, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Awakenings

A deeply moving meditation on the meaning of freedom and human connection

Jul 13, 2016 @ 12:00am
Podcast

WELL, NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 21 - Whaaaaat? Hot American Summer

Scotch and Soderbergh

Jul 13, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

The 400 Blows Reviewed by an Actual 13-Year-Old Boy

Finn Wolfhard relates to Antoine Doinel

Jul 12, 2016 @ 12:00am
Podcast

YO, ADRIAN Ep. 10: Dirty Soundtrack Secrets & Sarah McLachlan

Guest Nathan Larson tells Kiva & Fariha the truth behind the music.

Jul 8, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

One To Watch: Day For Night

One of the great love letters to the chaos and creativity, and the joy and sorrow of movie-making

Jul 7, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Hitchcock/Truffaut/Jones

Breaking down the barriers between filmmaker and critic

Jul 7, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

The Filmmakers Behind TIFF's Summer Camp

The kids are all woke

Jul 7, 2016 @ 12:00am
Podcast

WELL, NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 20 - While My VR Gently Weeps (featuring The Verge's Adi Robertson)

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?

Jul 6, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

The Non-Conformist

Talking about Brian De Palma's political side with critic Chris Dumas

Jul 6, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: In The Bedroom

This week, Rob Kraszewski recommends Todd Field's bombastic family drama

Jul 6, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature, News

Remembering Abbas Kiarostami

Watch a two-hour "In Conversation With" the late Iranian master filmmaker

Jul 5, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Larry Weinstein Talks Mozartballs, Timbits and more

All the spherical foods, all the cinema

Jul 4, 2016 @ 12:00am
News

Creativity Is Creativity

How may infographics will it take before women can direct?

Jul 4, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

One To Watch: This Is Spinal Tap

Turn it up to eleven, even if it doesn't go there

Jun 30, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Some Blue Velvet Morning: A Two-Person Roundtable

Two guys who actually saw David Lynch's 1986 masterpiece in theatres reminisce

Jun 30, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

We Did It! We Fixed The Oscars!

683 new additions to the academy, 41 per cent people of colour, 46 per cent female

Jun 30, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Canadian Cinema Made Me Gay

Winter kept us warm

Jun 30, 2016 @ 12:00am

Deleted Scenes From Blue Velvet

An original comic by Adam Waito

Jun 30, 2016 @ 12:00am
Podcast

WELL, NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 19: Vinyl, We Hardly Knew Ye

Rogue One and reboots and Vinyl, oh my

Jun 29, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: A Scanner Darkly

When Richard Linklater adapts a Phillip K. Dick novel, he turns it into a stoner classic

Jun 29, 2016 @ 12:00am
News

Virtual Reality is Coming to TIFF '16

Infinite Views through your headset of choice

Jun 28, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

New York, Meet Metrograph

How a Chinatown theatre branded the cinema-going experience as a romance with the movies

Jun 28, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

The Andrej Żulawski Cringe Factor

Shield your eyes and gird your loins, k?

Jun 27, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Some Ways Of Looking At Isabelle Adjani

Beauty behind the madness

Jun 27, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

Essential Links Of The Week

The TIFF 6IX: Linammon Roll Edition

Jun 24, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

The New Narrative of Music Videos

How the next generation of Canadian auteurs found themselves through an old medium

Jun 24, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

The Watermelon Woman

Visions from queer, black filmmaker Cheryl Dunye

Jun 23, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Continuity Errors: An Appreciation

IMDB users of the world, be damned

Jun 23, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

One To Watch: Westward The Women

An unconventional western classic

Jun 23, 2016 @ 12:00am
Podcast

WELL NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 18: Do Androids Dream of Electric Development Deals?

Danny McBride in space, AIs writing things, and a second Passion of the Christ?

Jun 22, 2016 @ 9:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Sideways

Nothing beats a summery romance in wine country

Jun 22, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Through the Wormhole

Looking 150 years into the future for National Aboriginal Day

Jun 21, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Cooking with Jorge Lozano

We pair meals with the Colombian visual artists's cinematic catalogue

Jun 20, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Hotdog Keyboards and Flying Dragonflies: A POP01 Preview Guide

Virtual Reality, IRL

Jun 17, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Brian De Palma Let Me Dream in VHS

Sex, death, blood, boobs, shower scenes = friendship

Jun 17, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Black Radicality Needs to be On-Screen

Muhammed Ali was made for cinema

Jun 16, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Like Father, Like Son

This Father's Day, watch a sensitive examination of parenthood from Japanese filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda

Jun 15, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

How to Crowd-Fund One Million Dollars

Code 8's Jeff Chan and Chris Pare Explain All

Jun 15, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Crying at the Movies: Ireland

A personal essay by Emma Healey

Jun 13, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

MOTIF(F): Summer Camp Cinema

You never forget your first time at camp

Jun 10, 2016 @ 12:00am
Podcast

WELL NOBODY'S PERFECT Ep. 16 - A Conversation with Filmmaker Matt Johnson

From high school to NASA

Jun 9, 2016 @ 10:00am
Feature

Tangerine Allows Its Characters to Live

Love & Friendship prevails in Sean Baker's film

Jun 9, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

What Shakespeare Work Should Hollywood Adapt Next?

We tap directors for the next celluloid bard classic

Jun 9, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Closet Monster

A charming Canadian queer coming-of-age story with a talking hamster to boot

Jun 8, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Video Flow: Director X

An x-trospective on the acclaimed Canadian music video director's greatest hits

Jun 7, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Chevalier and the Canon of Films That Show Men At Their Worst

Any Major Dude Will Tell You

Jun 3, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

What You Wear to Make a Movie

MOTIF(F): Tropes In Film We Can't Get Enough Of

Jun 1, 2016 @ 11:06am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Safety Not Guaranteed

Watch this low budget science fiction rom-com from the man would eventually bring you Jurassic World

Jun 1, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Saved by Gord

Looking for a place to happen

May 31, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Double Bill: The Green Butchers + Men And Chicken

Mads Mikkelsen and Anders Thomas Jensen just can't stay away

May 30, 2016 @ 12:34pm
List

10 Unique Items From the TIFF Film Reference Library

Cinephile paradise awaits you at Doors Open Toronto

May 27, 2016 @ 1:32am
Feature

Female Friendship in the Movies, for Better and for Worse

MOTIF(F): Tropes in film we can't get enough of

May 25, 2016 @ 5:19am
News

Hey Film Lovers: Volunteer For The 2016 Toronto International Film Festival!

TIFF’s celebrated Volunteer programme helps the organization bring the power of film to life 365 days a year

May 25, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Ex-Machina

What happens when a robot discovers she's human after all?

May 25, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Cory Bowles Hears Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song

By-any-means filmmaking

May 20, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

One To Watch: The Professional

Explosive action and sly wit come together in this stylish thriller

May 20, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

The Raging Sounds of Heavy Metal

How Devo, Journey and Black Sabbath ended up on the greatest soundtrack of all time

May 19, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

River of Grass Finds a Road in Reluctance

I am the passenger, and I ride and I ride

May 19, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Meek's Cutoff

You need to watch Michelle Williams serving Oregon Trail-realness

May 18, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

High-Rise Says: Beware the Condo

Ben Wheatley offers up a harsh prophecy for Toronto's fragile glass future

May 17, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

The McMaster Film Board's ndelible influence on Hollywood North

An interview with Hamilton Babylon's Stephen Broomer

May 17, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

One To Watch: River Of Grass

A vivid portrait of southern Florida

May 16, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

The Rules of the elaborate movie death

MOTIF(F): Tropes in film we can't get enough of

May 13, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Marge Gunderson: Feminist Hero

The women of the Coen Brothers' films don't want your money

May 12, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Green Room

Jeremy Saulnier's thriller finds punk rock anarchy in a box cutter

May 11, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Radiohead and Paul Thomas Anderson, Together Forever

Two great tastes that taste great together

May 10, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature, Interview

Wild's Cheryl Strayed on Adapting Her Grief

Author Cheryl Strayed talks about grief, the difference between books and film and saying "yes" with journalist Emily M. Keeler

May 10, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

One To Watch: Kill Zone 2

Goofy, but so much fun

May 9, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

I Stay for the Credits

At the movies, for the movies, not leaving 'till it's over

May 6, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Mommy

Xavier Dolan's film will break your heart and make you hug your mom

May 4, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

The Teenage Heartbreak of Sofia Coppola's Mary Corleone

Leave Mary Corleone alone!

May 4, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

The 10 Commandments of the Casual Hangout Movie

MOTIF(F): Tropes in film we can't get enough of

May 3, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Making Lemonade: Black Auteur Female Filmmakers and Beyoncé

Carying the black cinematic memory inside of me: watching Beyoncé's Lemonade and Mati Diop's A Thousand Suns

May 2, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

HEVN is the Feminist Revenge Film We All Deserve

The fury amongst the fjords

May 1, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

The Essential Links for the Week of April 15, 2016

TIFF 6IX: Star Trek, Shrek money, lesbian terrorists, oh my!

Apr 29, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Network Notes: Female Comics Turn the Tables on Studio Execs

An interview with improvisers Kayla Lorette and Evany Rosen

Apr 29, 2016 @ 12:00am
News, Short Read

Jesse Wente on Prince: "Thank God He Tried to be in Movies"

RIP, Purple One

Apr 29, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Drake Is Music's Martin Scorsese

Fire & Desire & Goodfellas

Apr 28, 2016 @ 12:00am
News

Lagos, Nigeria in City to City Spotlight at 41st Toronto International Film Festival

The Toronto International Film Festival® today announced the 2016 City to City programme will focus on Lagos, Nigeria

Apr 26, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

One To Watch: A Touch Of Zen

Epic filmmaking at its finest

Apr 25, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

A Canadian Movement: Toronto's DIY Filmmakers

A group of young Toronto filmmakers are getting their projects made, even if it means doing it themselves

Apr 25, 2016 @ 12:00am
Video

Jay Baruchel on Goon

Following a screening of Goon, Jay Baruchel discussed screenwriting, acting, hockey and his Canadian heroes

Apr 22, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

In a World Without Men

An interview with Mark Sawers, director of No Men Beyond This Point

Apr 22, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read, Interview

Meet Light Chaser, China's Answer to Pixar

The Animation Studio Behind TIFF Kids' Incredible Closing Night Film

Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Everybody's Dazed Boyhood: Linklater and Gay Identity

Isn't everything autobiographical?

Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

One To Watch: Crumb

One of the most celebrated documentaries of the '90s

Apr 15, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

Essential Links: Week of April 10, 2016

TIFF 6IX: girlfriends over-the-edge edition

Apr 15, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: End Of Watch

A cop movie that excels at realism

Apr 13, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Restoring Lino Brocka's Insiang

An interview with Cecilia Cenciarelli, head of research and special projects at the Cineteca di Bologna

Apr 13, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

Essential Links week of April 4, 2016

TIFF 6IX: Secret CGI plastic surgery edition.

Apr 8, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Famous Voices: Who You'll Hear at this Year's TIFF Kids International Film Festival

If you've every watched an animated movie and thought "Hey, I know that voice..."

Apr 8, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Restoring Chantal Akerman's Masterpiece Jeanne Dielman

An interview with Nicola Mazzanti

Apr 7, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: The Deadlands

A Maori tribe unleashes a can of whoop-ass

Apr 6, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Why Don't You Play In Hell

A blood-soaked action film that's surprisingly meta

Apr 6, 2016 @ 12:00am
Video

Master Class with Roger Avary

Academy Award®-winning screenwriter, Roger Avary discussed the craft of screenwriting and his adaptation of author Bret Easton Ellis's The Rules of Attraction.

Apr 5, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

One To Watch: Almost Holy

The best superhero vigilante movie of the year.

Apr 4, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

Essential Links Week of March 28, 2016

TIFF 6IX: "Who you gonna call?" edition.

Apr 1, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Zayn and Nora's Infinite Playlist: Did Romcoms Beget Boybands?

If music be the food of love...

Apr 1, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

Curating The Internet: Cat Videos

Just for Cats Video Festival takes over the TIFF Bell Lightbox, and programmer Magali Simard shares her favourite online felines.

Mar 31, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Dazed And Confused

A casual hangout film that makes us feel alright, alright, alright

Mar 30, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read, List

Essential Links week of March 21, 2016

TIFF 6IX: Dystopian grocery store edition.

Mar 25, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Moneyball: By the Numbers

Books on film.

Mar 24, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

The Persistence of Digital Memory and the Making of Noah

An interview with Walter Woodman and Patrick Cederberg

Mar 24, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Hoop Dreams

Mid-week distraction

Mar 23, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Double Bill: The Lobster + Dogtooth

The Double Bill: film recommendations inspired by what’s on screen this week at TIFF Bell Lightbox

Mar 23, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

#52FilmsByWomen

...and why you should watch them all.

Mar 22, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature, List

Spotlight: The Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Powerful stories from around the world.

Mar 21, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

Essential Links week of March 14, 2016

TIFF 6IX: Remakes and Stand-ins Edition

Mar 18, 2016 @ 12:00am
Feature

Guns, Sex, and Protest: Spike Lee's Chi-Raq

South-Side Chicago filmmaker Cyrus Dowlatshahi talks Spike Lee's latest film

Mar 17, 2016 @ 12:00am
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Spring Breakers

Mid-week distraction

Mar 16, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

A Canadian Food Odyssey on Film

An interview with chef Jamie Kennedy on Michael Stadtlander

Mar 15, 2016 @ 12:00am
Interview

Film Can "Exterminate the Dictatorship of Reality"

An interview with director Denis Côté

Mar 15, 2016 @ 12:00am
List

Born To Be Blue and the unconventional biopic

Top Five

Mar 10, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: You're Next

Nothing says International Women's Day like death by blender

Mar 8, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Interview

"Film is a Blunt Instrument": Sturla Gunnarson on Going From Book to Movie

An interview with director Sturla Gunnarson

Mar 5, 2016 @ 11:00pm
List

Essential Links week of February 29, 2016

TIFF 6IX: 90's Ex-Boyfriends Edition

Mar 3, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Interview

Inside the Mind of An Artists: A Visual Interview with digiPlaySpace Artists Tom Van Den Boogaart

Visual finds from creative minds

Mar 2, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Blue Ruin

A gorgeously-shot revenge film that's painfully realistic

Mar 1, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Interview

Inside The Mind Of An Artist

A Visual Interview with digiPlaySpace artists Gabby Darienzo and Andrew Carvalho

Feb 29, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Video

SPOTLIGHT: Actors + Journalists

Mark Ruffalo on working with journalists.

Feb 25, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Interview

The Pass System: A "Very Canadian Tactic of Colonization"

An interview with director Alex Williams

Feb 24, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Feature

Women in the Films of Abbas Kiarostami

Veiled + Unveiled

Feb 23, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Feature

Waving Good-bye: Don Owen, 1931-2016

Saying good-bye to a pioneer of Canadian Film

Feb 23, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Mid-week distraction

Feb 23, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Feature

#OscarsSoWhite & the Brando Boycott

Who wins?

Feb 22, 2016 @ 11:00pm
List

Sex and Food on Film

When food is very NSFW

Feb 21, 2016 @ 11:00pm
List

Essential Links week of February 15, 2016

The TIFF 6IX

Feb 18, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Video

FIXED: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement

A panel of scholars discussed the future of assistive technologies, following a screening of FIXED: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement (13).

Feb 18, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Feature

Deadpool and the Shallow Superhero Metacomic

The merc with a mouth

Feb 17, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Short Read

Hump Day Movie: What We Do In The Shadows

A mockumentary about vampires is just what you needed.

Feb 16, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Feature

A Record-Breaking Year for Canadian Film at Berlinale

#SeeTheNorth

Feb 15, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Feature

How Suicide Squad Got Its Incredible Costumes

Every stain has a story

Feb 3, 2016 @ 11:00pm
Video

Rithy Panh on The Missing Picture

Following a screening of his Cannes-winning film The Missing Picture (2013), Rithy Panh discussed his approach to the representation of suffering under the Khmer Rouge regime.

Dec 20, 2015 @ 11:00pm
Video

Guy Maddin on My Winnipeg

Prior to a screening of his film My Winnipeg, Guy Maddin discussed a desire to mythologize his prairie hometown through a blurring of fact and fiction.

Dec 20, 2015 @ 11:00pm
Video

Toronto on Film

The city that plays itself... And everyone else.

Oct 22, 2015 @ 12:00am
Video

Ava DuVernay on Art Reflecting Life

The director muses on film mirroring political realities.

Sep 17, 2015 @ 12:00am
Video

Roberto Benigni and Nicoletta Braschi on Johnny Stecchino

Following a screening of Johnny Stecchino, Roberto Benigni and Nicoletta Braschi discussed their shared lifetime of work.

Jun 5, 2015 @ 12:00am
Video

Master Class with Henry Hobson

Director Henry Hobson gives and in-depth look at the evolution of his career as a film titles designer up to his directorial debut, Maggie.

Mar 9, 2015 @ 12:00am
Video

International Conflict, Journalism, and Mental Health

Martyn Burke's documentary Under Fire: Journalists in Combat frames this discussion about mental health and the psychological impact of combat on journalists.

Jan 29, 2015 @ 11:00pm
Video

Master Class with Vilmos Zsigmond

Vilmos Zsigmond, the Academy Award-winning cinematographer, joined the Higher Learning audience for an in-depth look at his 50-year career at the forefront of the industry.

Jul 29, 2014 @ 12:00am
Video

Master Class with Film Title Designer Karin Fong

A master class and behinds-the-scenes talk with Karin Fong, film title designer for HBO's Boardwalk Empire.

May 12, 2014 @ 12:00am
Video

Douglas Wilson on Us and the Game Industry

Following a screening of Stephanie Beth's documentary Us and the Game Industry, game developer Douglas Wilson discussed the design principles in contemporary computer game development.

Feb 20, 2014 @ 11:00pm
Short Read

Master Class with Pixar Film Title Designer Susan Bradley

Susan Bradley, Film Title Designer for Pixar Animation Studios, joined post-secondary students and faculty to discuss her experiences working on live action films and those for Pixar, such as the Toy Story trilogy, Ratatouille, WALL•E, and Up.

Dec 11, 2013 @ 11:00pm
Video

Master Class with Julie Dash

Julie Dash, director of the landmark independent film Daughters of the Dust, discusses her enduring cinematic legacy as a screenwriter, director, and producer of socially engaged film and television.

Dec 11, 2013 @ 11:00pm
Video

Martin Katz on Hotel Rwanda & International Film Financing

Martin Katz, the Canadian producer of Hotel Rwanda, delivered a talk on international film financing, focusing on independent co-productions and socially engaged storytelling.

Oct 4, 2013 @ 12:00am
Video

Geraldine Moriba on CNN's In America

Geraldine Moriba, the Emmy Award–winning executive producer of CNN's In America, discussed her role in producing socially engaged documentaries for television.

Feb 25, 2013 @ 11:00pm
Video

Master Class with Costume Designer Monique Prudhomme

Academy Award-Nominated® Canadian costume designer Monique Prudhomme discussed her creations for the Terry Gilliam-directed The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus with students and faculty.

Dec 12, 2012 @ 11:00pm
Video

Master Class with Andrea Martin

Award-winning actress and comedy legend Andrea Martin discussed her expansive and diverse career: from the zaniness of SCTV's improv to her performances in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, My Big Fat Greek Wedding and Breaking Upwards.

Jul 5, 2012 @ 12:00am
Video

Master Class with George R.R. Martin

Bestselling author of the A Song of Ice and Fire cycle, George R.R. Martin, joined students and faculty to discuss his celebrated novels' adaptation to the small screen as HBO's Game of Thrones.

Mar 13, 2012 @ 12:00am
Video

Master Class with Juliette Lewis

Golden Globe and Academy-Award®-nominated actor Juliette Lewis joined students and faculty for a look back at her diverse career and entry into the music industry.

Jan 16, 2012 @ 11:00pm
News, Video

Master Class with Film Titles Designer Richard Morrison

Richard Morrison, one of the world's leading film titles designers, joined post-secondary students and faculty for a Master Class, in which he discussed his creative methods and experiences working on over 150 title sequences.

Nov 4, 2011 @ 12:00am
Video

Master Class with Douglas Trumbull

Douglas Trumbull, the industry pioneer behind the special effects of 2001: A Space Odyssey, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, and Blade Runner discusses his remarkable career in visual effects and his own directorial projects.

Dec 8, 2010 @ 11:00pm
Video

Master Class with Tim Burton

Director, producer, writer, animator, and artist Tim Burton joined post-secondary students and faculty to offer feedback on the work of animation students and to celebrate the medium of stop-motion animation.

Nov 22, 2010 @ 11:00pm