The 57th annual San Francisco International Film Festival has chosen its opening and closing night films. The fest will open with a presentation of Hossein Amini's Patricia Highsmith adaptation “The…
The San Francisco Film Society has tapped Toronto Film Festival exec Noah Cowan as its exec director, four months after Ted Hope announced his departure. Cowan joins the org, which operates the San…
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…
While the rest of the fest generates awards season talk, Toronto's Midnight Madness plays to what's hot at the current box office. With films such as "Mama," "The Conjuring" and "The Purge" beating…
Legend has it that Midnight Madness programmer Colin Geddes is the love child of a mad scientist and a martial-arts demon.
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.
The Toronto Intl. Film Festival's new HQ, the Bell Lightbox, is striving to make a thunderous debut that will impress curious filmgoers and industry players alike, and artistic director Noah Cowan…
Once a cultural institution grows large enough -- take the Toronto Intl. Film Festival group for example -- it can foster the Edifice Complex.
The times are a-changin' at Toronto ... except when they're not. It says much about Noah Cowan's attitude toward the Toronto Film Festival and its organization that he can marvel at the steadiness of…
Never trust anyone over 30? That romantic notion will be challenged once again, as the reliably rewarding Toronto Film Festival turns the Big Three-O this year. The sprawling 10-day affair, arguably…