Toronto International Film Festival

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Liam Neeson Has Kicked His Last Ass

The 65-year-old announced that he will no longer be using his particular set of acting skills for action films anymore.
River Donaghey
9.13.17
Film

Get Ready for Aoife McArdle's Dreamlike Debut Film, 'Kissing Candice'

Nobody does young and reckless better than Aoife McArdle.
Beckett Mufson
9.6.17
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TIFF Is Raising $3 Million to Get More Women in Film

Seven percent of 2016's highest-grossing films were directed by women. The Toronto International Film Festival wants that to change.
Drew Schwartz
7.11.17
News

Charged with Racial Discrimination, Canada’s Government Fought Dirty and Lost

Ahead of a Vancouver film festival premiere, 'We Can't Make the Same Mistake Twice' hero Cindy Blackstock recaps the (ongoing) civil rights battle that almost didn't happen.
Sarah Berman
10.3.16
Features

Slamming Colour on the Canvas: A Conversation with German Piano Maestro Hauschka

Acclaimed composer Volker Bertelmann opens up about his latest project, scoring Garth Davis' film 'Lion.'
Tina Hassannia
9.27.16
Film

What Hollywood Often Ignores in Films About Drugs

And how one new film is trying to change that.
Allison Tierney
9.21.16
Film

We Talk with Director Alice Lowe About Her New Pregnancy Slasher Film

'Prevenge' is a gory horror movie that completely disrupts our view of mothers.
Christine Estima
9.19.16
Film

'Catfight' Is a Politically Minded Comedy About Two Women Tearing Each Other Apart

A gory satire about former college friends turned brutal enemies might be the goofiest offering at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Brandon Harris
9.19.16
Film

‘Blair Witch’ Brings the Found-Footage Genre into the Snapchat Era

With the horror film's sequel coming out, we look back at how 'The Blair Witch Project' revolutionized scary movies for a culture steeped in rapidly captured, real-time images.
Adam Nayman
9.18.16
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People Fainted While Watching This Gory Cannibal Movie

An ambulance was called to the screening at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Manisha Krishnan
9.14.16
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Meet the British Composer Taking Cowboy Western Soundtracks Into the 21st Century

Simon Frangel sits down with Daily VICE to discuss scoring 'The Magnificent Seven' and his love of grime.
THUMP Canada Staff
9.14.16
Film

The Best and Worst Portrayals of Women from the Toronto International Film Festival

We put TIFF films starring the likes of Kristen Stewart, Michelle Williams, Ellen Page, and Catherine Keener (among others) to the Bechdel test.
Christine Estima
9.12.16
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