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Elevation Pictures

How many film festivals can one city fit into a month? Here is a guide to those jockeying for your attention 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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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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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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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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This weekend at the Royal Cinema, get an adrenaline rush by watching After Hours, Before Sunrise and other films that all take place in one night Read more

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The director's sci-fi epic Ad Astra, starring Brad Pitt, opens in May. But here, in order of must-see-ness, are a half dozen of his best films to watch before then. Read more

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American Genre Film Archives

Laser Blast Film Society is screening a newly remastered version of René Manzor’s 1989 film – essentially an R-rated Home Alone – at the Royal Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Seventh annual event to screen documentaries on transgender people in the U.S. military, three violent years in Baltimore and the aftermath of a hate crime Read more

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Samuel Engelking

The expanded version of Colin Brunton's short doc about an infamous Horseshoe Tavern concert in 1978 celebrates a milestone at the Revue Cinema Read more

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Samuel Engelking

The short film series goes big with 50 films screening over two days, including Oscar hopeful Souls Of Totality starring Tatiana Maslany and Tom Cullen Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Toronto’s longest-running free community film fest tackles gentrification, community building and inequality Read more

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