TIFF Wavelengths programmer Andréa Picard and longtime Akerman collaborator Claire Atherton curate this tribute to the late Belgian master, whose work has become a cornerstone of cinematic modernism, minimalism, and feminism.
This select retrospective confirms the boundary-pushing radical’s status as perhaps the greatest director of postwar Japanese cinema.
Our Martin Scorsese retrospective continues with this spotlight on the great director’s non-fiction films, ranging from classic rock docs to intimate family portraits, sweeping histories of world cinema to intensive character studies.
Presenting dazzling restorations of films that span from Asia to the Americas, this sidebar to our ongoing Martin Scorsese retrospective pays tribute to the organization Scorsese founded in 1990 to preserve our global cinematic heritage.
We worship at the altar of the character-comedy goddess with four of her most memorable big-screen outings.
Forty years after the late critic Robin Wood curated his pioneering horror series The American Nightmare for TIFF, we present this long-awaited sequel that pairs fright-film classics with provocative new explorations of the genre by Jordan Peele (Get Out), Ari Aster (Hereditary), and Robert Eggers (The Witch).
Following her win of the Best Director prize at last year’s Berlin Film Festival for her new film I Was at Home, But…, we are thrilled to present the first-ever North American retrospective devoted to German writer-director Angela Schanelec.
To mark the 30th anniversary of TIFF Cinematheque, we present our landmark retrospective of the legendary French filmmaker who became one of the most influential directors in the history of cinema.
A remarkable survey of the 50 years of Romanian filmmaking preceding the country’s arrival on the international arthouse scene in the mid-2000s.
A monthly showcase of bonkers B movies, arthouse gems, genre classics, and mindbenders of every variety.
The new film from lauded Quebec auteur Denis Côté draws the curtain on this season’s showcase of the world’s best, most challenging, and most provocative new international cinema.
Our ongoing programme dedicated to experimental cinema features a revelatory collection of restored films from Chicago-born Edward Owens, as well as works by Velu Viswanadhan, Peter Parlow, and Romania’s kinema ikon collective.
We welcome leading figures in film, culture, entertainment, and education every season at TIFF Bell Lightbox. Want to see who's joining us soon?
Hosted by the CBC’s Eleanor Wachtel, Books on Film returns for its ninth season to explore the intersections of cinema and literature. Look for announcements about our 2020 season in Decmeber.
Be the first to see some of the year's most exciting new films! Formerly known as Reel Talk: Sneak Preview, Secret Movie Club showcases the best of independent cinema before it hits Toronto theatres, from highly anticipated festival favourites, to small-budget indies, to the year’s most buzzworthy art-house films.
Reel Talk: Contemporary World Cinema provides a global snapshot of the best cinema from around the world, with a focus on non-English-language, art-house films that may not see wide release.
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