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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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20th Century Fox's new owner will stop licensing the studio's classics like Alien, Die Hard and Phantom Of The Paradise to indie theatres Read more

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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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Bond Street Books

Ahead of his appearance at TIFF's Books On Film series, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author talks Barry Jenkins, Halloween and the oppressive Oscars 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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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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Free series includes HBO doc about comedian Robin Williams and festival hit Laila At The Bridge Read more

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TIFF’s Cinematheque's Working Girls: The Films Of Dorothy Arzner showcases six classics by the queer female director who helped launch the careers of Lucille Ball and Katharine Hepburn Read more

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Peter Jackson’s technically inventive film has a power and immediacy rarely found in documentaries Read more

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TIFF Bell Lightbox's programming also includes a retrospective of Mexican films co-curated by Guillermo del Toro, feminist film hero Dorothy Arzner and a talk by director James Gray Read more

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Synapse Films

No need to stay at home on the couch when the city's rep cinemas are showing scary movies all week long Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Critic Angelo Muredda's series devoted to films about "uncanny children" revisits the 1984 adaptation of Stephen King's Firestarter starring Drew Barrymore Read more

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Curator Will Di Novi screens The Human Scale this week at the Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema, part of a series of docs about city issues around the world Read more

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Critic and thriller writer Naben Ruthnum introduces the ultimate summer movie, Jaws, at the Revue's cool hot weather film series Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Dan Montgomery and Kazik Radwanski's series at TIFF Bell Lightbox provides a pathway to Toronto for Canadian and international independent films Read more

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Samuel Engelking

As David Byrne's tour arrives in Toronto, two film programmers are teaming up to revisit the musician's overlooked classic True Stories Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Writer and critic Sarah-Tai Black's series at the Royal Cinema looks at Blackness on film through a feminist lens Read more

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Warner Bros.

Toronto is one of four North American cities chosen to host 10th anniversary screenings of Christopher Nolan's seminal superhero film Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Culture critic and LGBTQ activist Anthony Oliveira forages through cinematic trash at the Revue Cinema Read more

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