‘1981’ in Montreal

Trogi biopic to open film festival

Quebec helmer-scribe Ricardo Trogi’s biopic “1981” will open the Montreal World Film Festival on Aug. 27, fest prexy Serge Losique said Wednesday.

The French-language pic will bow in Quebec Sept. 4 via distributor Alliance Vivafilm. The full programming of the 12-day fest will be unveiled in August. The only other event already announced is a tribute to Quebec thesp Pierre Lebeau.

More Film

  • Shape of Water

    'Shape of Water' Ripped Off 1969 Play, Lawsuit Alleges

    Quebec helmer-scribe Ricardo Trogi’s biopic “1981” will open the Montreal World Film Festival on Aug. 27, fest prexy Serge Losique said Wednesday. The French-language pic will bow in Quebec Sept. 4 via distributor Alliance Vivafilm. The full programming of the 12-day fest will be unveiled in August. The only other event already announced is a […]

  • 'A Wrinkle in Time' May Top

    Will 'A Wrinkle in Time' Be the Film That Dethrones 'Black Panther'?

    Quebec helmer-scribe Ricardo Trogi’s biopic “1981” will open the Montreal World Film Festival on Aug. 27, fest prexy Serge Losique said Wednesday. The French-language pic will bow in Quebec Sept. 4 via distributor Alliance Vivafilm. The full programming of the 12-day fest will be unveiled in August. The only other event already announced is a […]

  • 'Unsane' Review: Claire Foy Brings Grit

    Berlin Film Review: 'Unsane'

    Quebec helmer-scribe Ricardo Trogi’s biopic “1981” will open the Montreal World Film Festival on Aug. 27, fest prexy Serge Losique said Wednesday. The French-language pic will bow in Quebec Sept. 4 via distributor Alliance Vivafilm. The full programming of the 12-day fest will be unveiled in August. The only other event already announced is a […]

  • Guillermo del Toro

    Oscars Poll: Who Will Win Best Director?

    Quebec helmer-scribe Ricardo Trogi’s biopic “1981” will open the Montreal World Film Festival on Aug. 27, fest prexy Serge Losique said Wednesday. The French-language pic will bow in Quebec Sept. 4 via distributor Alliance Vivafilm. The full programming of the 12-day fest will be unveiled in August. The only other event already announced is a […]

  • 'Infinite Football' Review: Delightful, Droll Doc

    Berlin Film Review: 'Infinite Football'

    Quebec helmer-scribe Ricardo Trogi’s biopic “1981” will open the Montreal World Film Festival on Aug. 27, fest prexy Serge Losique said Wednesday. The French-language pic will bow in Quebec Sept. 4 via distributor Alliance Vivafilm. The full programming of the 12-day fest will be unveiled in August. The only other event already announced is a […]

  • Liberty

    DR Premieres Ex-Pat Drama ‘Liberty'

    Quebec helmer-scribe Ricardo Trogi’s biopic “1981” will open the Montreal World Film Festival on Aug. 27, fest prexy Serge Losique said Wednesday. The French-language pic will bow in Quebec Sept. 4 via distributor Alliance Vivafilm. The full programming of the 12-day fest will be unveiled in August. The only other event already announced is a […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content