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The world-renowned documentary festival marks its 24th edition with new programs, new events and new faces more

Mar 21, 2017 12:51 PM Interviews and features

This year's edition moves to the Scotiabank Theatre with a stronger lineup and an instantly controversial closer more

Mar 20, 2017 5:09 PM Interviews and features

TIFF’s Books On Film guest admits she has her limits – as a screenwriter and TV watcher more

Mar 17, 2017 1:19 PM Interviews and features


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After cancer treatment, the Deadwood and House Of Cards star found her way back by making Weirdos with old friends Daniel MacIvor and Bruce McDonald more

Mar 15, 2017 6:00 PM Interviews and features

The 2017 Canadian Screen Awards gala telecast was a mixed bag of highs (Maslany! Plummer! Cardinal!), lows (Sean Cullen!), presided over by Howie Mandel at his hackiest more

Mar 13, 2017 11:04 AM Interviews and features

Initially a tough sell outside big cities, Barry Jenkins's drama is expanding to 50 screens across Canada thanks to the Academy Awards more

Mar 4, 2017 12:00 PM Interviews and features

In its seventh year, TIRFF showcases features, shorts, animation and one really moving documentary more

Mar 3, 2017 11:03 AM Interviews and features

The films of Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet are as thorny and daunting as they are influential and hard to see more

Mar 2, 2017 6:25 PM Interviews and features

The evening went from excruciating to unforgettable when La La Land won best picture – and lost it to Moonlight minutes later more

Feb 27, 2017 2:05 AM Interviews and features


Chuck Zlotnick

Veteran character actor's death at 61 came as a shock on Oscar morning more

Feb 26, 2017 4:11 PM Interviews and features

The film festival welcomes two new programmers, drops two venues and reminds us all that it's Oscar's launching pad more

Feb 23, 2017 2:07 PM Interviews and features

Probably not. But this week three strong films by Black filmmakers open – a big change from last year's #OscarsSoWhite situation. more

Feb 22, 2017 5:13 PM Interviews and features

The veteran character actor talks about making Doctor Strange, joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe and why casting Tilda Swinton wasn't quite as controversial as it was made out to be more

Feb 17, 2017 1:45 PM Interviews and features

Toni Erdmann's getting a remake, so we take a look at some good, bad and ugly adaptations more

Feb 15, 2017 4:15 PM , , , Interviews and features

After two decades of delighting Midnight Madness crowds, the veteran festival programmer is moving on more

Feb 7, 2017 4:06 PM Interviews and features 2 Comments

Sarah Rotella and Adrianna DiLonardo, creators of the YouTube Gay Women’s Channel, stay true to their online fans more

Feb 6, 2017 8:00 AM Interviews and features

Five up-and-comers that have us excited to CanCon and chill this year more

Feb 3, 2017 3:21 PM Interviews and features

For people in wheelchairs, seeing a movie in T.O.’s theatres can be an awkward, alienating experience more

Jan 30, 2017 6:18 PM Interviews and features

Maren Ade says her Oscar-nominated film’s heavy elements are crucial for the laughs more

Jan 26, 2017 2:34 PM Interviews and features