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In brief: TIFF adds special events (including one with Drake)

The Toronto rapper will introduce Monsters and Men at the fest, Anthropocene gets the gallery treatment, and more.

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TIFF13: Sobol, McKellar, Chechik films to get gala treatment

Director and CEO Piers Handling and artistic director Cameron Bailey also on Tuesday morning announced the festival’s opening and closing galas.

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Jason Reitman, Nia Vardalos and John Landis lined up for Telefilm Canada’s Hollywood comedy bootcamp

Participants in the Just For Laughs-backed Canadian Film Centre program are also being mentored by Zanne Devine, Anne Fletcher and Kirsten Smith.

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Whistler Film Festival unveils film lineup, books Jay Baruchel tribute

Ben Addelman’s Kivalina vs Exxon, Maxwell McGuire’s Foreverland, and Christopher Petry’s Marilyn to bow at Whistler.