Toronto Film Festival

Lily-Rose Depp Sends BFF Grace Leichter Birthday Wishes

<b>Lily-Rose Depp</b> wears sunglasses as she attends a photo call for her new movie <i>A Faithful Man</i> at the <i>2018 San Sebastian Film Festival</i> on Saturday …

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David Mackenzie Cuts ‘Outlaw King’ by 20 Minutes Due to Lukewarm TIFF Reactions, but Insists It’s ‘Still Very Much an Epic’

The historical drama is going from 137 minutes to just under two hours.<p>When it premieres on Netflix later this year, “Outlaw King” will be 20 minutes …

Toronto

Weekend Fashion Fix: The Hats, Veils, and Volume at Simone Rocha

There are even some ponchos.

Chloe Grace Moretz

Gender Parity Is Center Stage at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival

There are efforts underway to change this, and to make gender parity a reality. Two such initiatives intersected over the first weekend of the 2018 …

Film Festivals

BRAUN: TIFF By The Numbers

The film festival has come and gone for another year.TIFF swept through our fair city bringing fairy dust and movies, not to mention hundreds of …

Film Festivals

Sofia Boutella on Playing a Character Spiked with LSD in Gaspar Noé’s ‘Climax’

If you’ve seen the trippy trailer for <b>Gaspar Noé’s</b> <b>Climax</b>—one of the many films I saw at this year’s Toronto Film Festival—you know it’s like nothing …

Film Festivals

Watch Toronto International Film Festival | Director Karyn Kusama Is Drawn to Stories About Marginalized People | Vanity Fair Video | CNE

Director Karyn Kusama sits down with Vanity Fair's Krista Smith to discuss her latest film "Destroyer."

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'Village Rockstars' becomes India's official entry to Oscars 2019

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Rima Das' directorial "Village Rockstars", an Assamese movie, has been selected as India's official entry to the Oscars 2019.<p>An …

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Carol's Todd Haynes to Direct Dry Run for Participant Media

Carol’s Todd Haynes to direct Dry Run for Participant Media<p>Deadline is bringing word that Todd Haynes, director of the acclaimed romantic drama <b>Carol</b>, …

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Michael Moore promises to move to Canada after releasing Trump film

Ever the provocateur, Michael Moore has said that he would leave the US an escape to Canada if things go awry following the release of his newest controversial documentary, Fahrenheit 11/9.<p>The film, which is released in the US today, is a sequel to his Oscar-winning 2004 film Fahrenheit 9/11, which …

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‘Capernaum’ Director Left Out ‘Shocking’ Details About Kids on the Streets That Audiences Couldn’t Handle

“The extent of neglect that these kids go through is beyond imagination,” director Nadine Labaki tells TheWrap<p>Cannes Film Festival’s Jury Prize …

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Brie Larson Posted Photoshopped Smiles On These MCU Men!

Sep 21, 2018<p>I wouldn't mess with <b>Brie Larson,</b> if I were you.<p>After the trailer to <b>"Captain Marvel"</b> was released, the internet of course had something to …

Captain Marvel

Maya Rudolph And Fred Armisen Are In Love 'Forever'

Maya Rudolph and Fred Armisen star in the new Amazon series <i>Forever</i>. The two of them play a middle-aged married couple named Oscar and June, who are in a bit of a rut. Along the way, they find themselves in an unexpected situation that challenges their thinking about the permanence of marriage. …

Fred Armisen

TIFF 2018 Conversion Therapy Films

New films with Chloe Grace Moretz, Lucas Hedges, and Troye Sivan are calling attention to gay conversion therapy on teens as expert Cheri DiNovo …

Conversion Therapy

AGC Studios Taps Rachel Traub As VP, Non-Fiction Content

<b>EXCLUSIVE:</b> AGC Studios has hired Warrior Poets vet Rachel Traub as VP, Non-Fiction Content to oversee the company’s theatrical-television development …

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Trailer for Capernaum, a "neorealist movie" about street kids, slum life, modern slavery and migration

Lebanese director Nadine Labaki's Capernaum won this year's Cannes Jury Prize; it premiered in Lebanon this week and will be in North American …

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TIFF 2018: Vasan Bala’s Mard Ko Dard... is his ode to action-comedy films

Attention to the smallest detail in a film can go a long way in helping it reach out widely. In filmmaker-writer Vasan Bala’s sophomore feature, <i>Mard</i> …

Action-Comedy

Elle Fanning Tells Us Why She Admires Her Unlikable ‘Teen Spirit’ Character (Video)

TIFF ’18: “She’s not necessarily your typical girl in school that would be super popular. She’s harsh,” Fanning tells TheWrap<p>Elle Fanning describes …

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Tokyo Film Festival: Two Japanese Films Selected for Competition

'Another World' and 'Just Only Love' will be joined by 14 more films announced next week.<p>Two Japanese films have been selected for the main …

Film Festivals

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Jet's New York Skyline Replica, Hulu's Swag Vending Machine, Refinery29's Piggy Bank Pyramid

This week's roundup includes Jet's New York skyline replica at the brand's relaunch event in Manhattan; Hulu's swag vending machine at the streaming …

Los Angeles

‘Vox Lux’ To Strike A Chord This Awards Season As NEON Sets December Release For Natalie Portman-Jude Law Music Drama

<b>EXCLUSIVE:</b> After acquiring the Natalie Portman-Jude Law music drama <i>Vox Lux</i> out of TIFF, NEON is giving the Brady Corbet-directed movie an awards …

Natalie Portman

Red Carpet Cleanse, Part 2: TIFF Kept Happening

Herein lies Kidman, Kendrick, Thandie, and a delightful final slide.

Red Carpet

'Halloween': Danny McBride and David Gordon Green on Crafting the Sequel, Violence, and More

When and how did they decide to world premiere <i>Halloween</i> at the Toronto Film Festival?<p>How they are only showing the movie once at the festival.<p>What …

David Gordon

Mumbai: Lalbaugcha Raja mandal in trouble after cop-volunteer rift

Charity commissioner inspects pandal himself after report of a tiff between a top cop and a volunteer recently<p>mid-day had reported on the fight …

Overcrowding

Jake Gyllenhaal Shows His Muscles While on New York City Stroll

<b>Jake Gyllenhaal</b> is getting some errands done!<p>The 37-year-old actor was spotted while out and about on Friday (September 21) in New York City.<p><b>Jake</b> …

New York City

Film Review: ‘Maiden’

Shattering a glass ceiling has rarely been more engrossing — or grueling — than it is in “Maiden,” named after the ship that was the first crewed by …

Sailing

Quincy Jones at 85: 'I'm too old to be full of it'

TORONTO (AP) — Quincy Jones holds out his hands.<p>Like Jones, an easy raconteur, they tell stories. There's a small scar from when he, as a youngster in 1930s Chicago, accidently wandered into a gang's territory. "They nailed my hand to a fence with a switchblade, man," he says. Jones points to a …

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Two of the Years Biggest Cameras & How to Advertise Your Short Film [PODCAST]

Plus our recap of all things TIFF on this episode of Indie Film Weekly.<p>In this episode, Jon Fusco and Erik Luers talk TIFF takeaways, a successor to …

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Who is Cary Fukunaga, director of the next James Bond?

CULTURE SEE<p><b>It’s been confirmed that Cary Fukunaga will be the first American film director to direct a James Bond movie. Fukunaga will take over from</b> …

James Bond

The Trailer For Timothée Chalamet’s New Film Will Leave You Gutted

<i>Beautiful Boy</i> is one of the most anticipated films of the year. When it premiered at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival, it received a standing ovation, with critics already calling Timothée Chalamet's performance Oscar-worthy. It's also reportedly devastating and heartbreaking, and the …

Timothée Chalamet