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TIFF13: Toronto adds last-minute Salinger screening

The Toronto International Film Festival has added a last-minute screening of Shane Salerno’s anticipated feature doc Salinger (pictured) to its schedule.


TIFF13: Vimeo lures filmmakers with $10,000 advance offer

The partnership with TIFF will see the VoD site offering festival films, like Michael Dowse’s The F Word and Denis Villeneuve’s Enemy, a $10,000 (U.S.) advance in return for their first digital window.

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Piers Handling: Toronto is ‘key festival’ for Golden Globes and Oscars

The festival director on Tuesday trumpeted his event as an award season launch-pad for Canadian and international filmmakers.


TIFF announces Masters, Mavericks, Discovery

The Mavericks lineup will include a discussion with Canada’s former ambassador to Iran Ken Taylor, in conjunction with the world premiere of Our Man in Tehran (pictured).

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TIFF13: Doc Conference nabs Jarecki, Gibney, Al Jazeera America

Doc-maker Andrew Jarecki is to keynote TIFF’s 2013 Doc Conference, with a promise to share never-before-seen footage that will shed new light on his long-controversial classic Capturing the Friedmans (pictured).


Festival tees up seven days of industry talk

TIFF’s industry programming will be split into daily themes, and cover topics including financing, coproduction, marketing and distribution, with Participant Media toppers Jeff Skoll and Jim Berk participating in a keynote discussion.


TIFF announces Wavelengths, adds galas

The festival unveiled a lengthy list of new films to its 2013 program, including films from Canucks Stephen Broomer and Chris Kennedy in its Wavelengths program (Broomer’s Pepper’s Ghost pictured).


D Films takes Canadian rights to The Double

The indie distributor plans a winter 2014 release after Richard Ayoade’s second feature (pictured) has a world bow at TIFF.


TIFF13 Trailers: Canadian films

Jeremiah Chechik’s The Right Kind of Wrong, Jeff Barnaby’s Rhymes for Young Ghouls and shorts including Chris Landreth’s Subconscious Password are featured in the Canadian film lineup.

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TIFF unveils Canadian lineup, industry talent

Filmmakers, media and cinephiles descended upon Toronto’s Royal York Hotel Wednesday for the unveiling of the Canadian feature lineup and industry program participants (Rising Stars pictured).


TIFF announces industry talent, Rising Stars

The festival announces its Pitch This!, Producers Lab, Talent and Rising Star rosters.


TIFF13: Dowse, McDonald features to bow at TIFF

Michael Dowse’s The F Word and Bruce McDonald’s The Husband, along with Jennifer Baichwal and Edward Burtynsky doc Watermark are amongst the Canadian films in this year’s festival lineup.