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TIFF ’15: A peek inside Dunn’s Closet Monster

Ahead of Closet Monster‘s bow at TIFF, Stephen Dunn talks to Playback about his feature debut’s journey to greenlight and showcasing a “new” Newfoundland.


Soda Pictures makes pair of pre-TIFF acquisitions

The Thunderbird Films-owned distributor has acquired Ben Wheatley’s High-Rise (pictured) ahead of its world premiere at TIFF ’15.

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TIFF ’15: Heroes Reborn, Trapped land on Primetime

The showcase of international television – which does not include any Canadian titles – is in its inaugural year. (Heroes Reborn pictured.)


TIFF ’15: Zweig’s Hurt to bow in Platform program

The new juried program will award one film a $20,000 prize on Sept. 20. (Hurt pictured.)

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TIFF ’15: P.S. Jerusalem, February added to festival programs

The films join a list of programming released today for the festival’s Vanguard, Midnight Madness, Cinematheque and Masters programs.

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TIFF revises controversial ‘Telluride’ premiere policy

The festival has amended its 2014 policy restricting films that screened at other fests (primarily Telluride) from premieres in its prestigious first four days.