Toronto Film Festival
Toronto Film Festival announces 2019 rising stars
Toronto International Film Ffestival (TIFF) Co-Heads Cameron Bailey and Joana Vicente have announced the new lineup of international TIFF Rising Stars.
Watch: Genevieve Nnaji Talks About Her New Movie "Lion Heart"
Days after the premiere of her movie, Lion Heart, at the 2018 Toronto International film Festival, CNN’s Richard Quest has interviewed Nollywood heartthrob, Genevieve Nnaji. The movie which not only made history as the very first original Nigerian movie to be acquired by movie sharing platform, Netflix, also debuted as Genny’s first movie as a…
Drake Pulls Out Of Toronto Film Festival
Canadian rapper Drake pulled out of the Toronto Film Festival at the last minute yesterday, citing a scheduling conflict on his current music tour. He was due in the evening to introduce the film Monsters and Men, about a Brooklyn community rocked by the police shooting death of a black man, to a Canadian audience.…
'Three Billboards' wins coveted Toronto film festival prize
Martin McDonagh's darkly hilarious drama "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" won the Toronto film festival's audience prize for best picture on Sunday, giving it a leg up in the race for the Oscars.
Toronto festival doc offers glimpse into sharia, women's rights
Nearly a decade after shattering the glass ceiling of Islamic jurisprudence, the first woman judge to be appointed to a sharia court in the Middle East says women's rights still have a way to go.