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‘Water’ flows into Toronto

‘Water,” the controversial third part of Canadian filmmaker Deepa Mehta’s “Elemental Trilogy,” will open the 30th Toronto Intl. Film Festival on Sept. 8, and Steve Martin’s “Shop Girl” will world premiere as a special presentation. David Cronenberg’s “A History of Violence” and Atom Egoyan’s “Where the Truth Lies,” both of which preemed at Cannes, will have their North American premieres as galas. Also getting its North American premiere will be Ang Lee’s “Brokeback Mountain.” The story of two ranch hands (Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal) in Wyoming and Texas in the early 1960s, the film also stars Randy Quaid, Anne Hathaway and Michelle Williams.

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