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There's something for everyone this month: national showcases for the cinema of Japan and Italy, as well as festivals for sports, true crime and emerging female, trans and non-binary filmmakers Read more

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The elusive underground comedy star speaks on camera for the first time in a documentary screening at Toronto's Royal Cinema on May 10 Read more

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Including a documentary about Fiddler On The Roof and a drama about the making of Casablanca Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Artistic director Steffanie Ling walks us through Toronto's annual showcase of experimental film, new media and performance Read more

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Our best bets for the experimental film and new media fest, including IMAX art films at the Cinesphere and Lido Pimienta's live graphic novel performance Read more

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Samuel Engelking

College basketball star Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir is among the guests attending the 16th annual event, which takes place at TIFF Bell Lightbox Read more

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The documentary cinema is screening two films directed by the late rapper as part of its music-focused screening series This Film Should Be Played Loud Read more

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The Weight of Water

Courtesy of Water Docs

The eighth-annual event screens films that focus on water issues and their ripple effects Read more

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Bern Euler Canadian Film Festival

Samuel Engelking

The indie film event is opening with Shane Belcourt’s Red Rover starring Orphan Black’s Kristian Bruun Read more

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Samsara

Courtesy of Hot Docs

Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema is catering to cannabis enthusiasts who crave mind-blowing documentaries with a film series called High Minded Read more

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Curated by Diana Sanchez and Guillermo del Toro, TIFF's month-long survey of Mexican cinema includes rarities and works by renowned auteurs Read more

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A Bread Factory, Patrick Wang's four-hour indie about a community theatre threatened by gentrification, opens the annual outsider film fest at the Royal Read more

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Don't have access to linear TV? These viewing parties have got you covered Read more

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TIFF Next Wave, Toronto Black Film Festival and Toronto Animation Arts Festival International will keep movie lovers busy on the long weekend Read more

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Samuel Engelking

The annual event opens with Ellen: The Ellen Pakkies Story and features special tribute and discussion with #MeToo Founder Tarana Burke Read more

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George Gardiner

Critic Nathalie Atkinson's screening series about art direction, sets and costume design is going deep into the notorious 1968 drama Read more

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Samuel Engelking

The second annual event prides itself on curating new films that haven’t screened at other Toronto festivals – namely TIFF Read more

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Columbia Pictures

Podcast We Really Like Her! is hosting a memorial screening of the late director's baseball comedy classic Read more

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Grasshopper Film

The Toronto filmmaker's hypnotic experimental feature is playing locally for the first time since 2017 Read more

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Courtesy of HBO / Bell Media

Free series includes HBO doc about comedian Robin Williams and festival hit Laila At The Bridge Read more

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