REARVIEW: A strong showing by Canadian and British filmmakers, an outstanding selection of performances and a relentless flow of Oscar hype were all in evidence at the Toronto Film Festival.
"The Fifth Estate" launched the 38th Toronto Film Festival with a major focus on the worldwide implications of the Wikileaks story. "I had wanted to do a political film for a long time," director…
YouTube is breaking into the festival circuit, with several of the Internet video site's content creators to be featured at an in-the-flesh-and-blood fest in the Great White North. The Buffer…
New details of The Cronenberg Project, the Toronto International Film Festival's multi-platform celebration of Toronto filmmaker David Cronenberg, were unveiled by festival CEO and director Piers…
Netflix will make its first foray into original comedy and documentary programming with Canadian comic Russell Peters next month, as the Internet streamer continues to fashion itself in the image of…
Director Sarah Polley's family secrets documentary, "Stories We Tell," nabbed the Toronto Film Critics Assn.'s best Canadian film award and its newly upped C$100,000 ($101,300) prize on Tuesday night.
Hot Docs at Bloor Cinema offer change-up from city center
The Toronto Film Festival has tweaked its program strands and team and added the Bloor Hot Docs cinema to its venue roster for the event's 37th edition, to be held Sept. 6-16.
Sundance Institute announced the jury prizes and honorable mentions in short filmmaking at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival on Tuesday evening. Award recipients will also be honored at the festival's…
Toronto's mix of cultures, multiple ethnic enclaves and a buzzing downtown -- where the new focus of the fest has moved -- mean a lively urban backdrop for the festgoers. Meanwhile, Yorkville…