This September 7th through 17th the world descends on the 4th largest city in North America turning Hollywood North into Cinema City for 10 days and the 42nd version of the Toronto International Film Festival is gearing up to be one of the biggest ones yet!
A couple of weeks ago we highlighted 6 rumoured films coming to #TIFF2017, they included:
Battle of the Sexes: Starring Emma Stone, Steve Carell in the true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.
Suburbicon: Starring Matt Damon, Oscar Isaac and Julianne Moore in a film about a home invasion that rattles a quiet family town.
The Disaster Artist: Starring James Franco, Zac Efron and Allison Brie highlighting the behind-the-scenes making of Tommy Wiseau’s ‘The Room“.
Mother!: Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem in a film where a couple’s relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence.
Downsizing: Starring Matt Damon, Kritin Wiig appear in a social satire in which a guy realizes he would have a better life if he were to shrink himself.
I, Tonya: Starring Margot Robbie as competitive ice skater Tonya Harding as she rises among the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Recently TIFF added 38 more Gala’s and Special Presentations to the Roster. Here are a few highlights:
Chappaquiddick, John Curran
My Days of Mercy, Tali Shalom-Ezer
Three Christs, Jon Avnet
The Cured, David Freyne
The Escape, Dominic Savage
I Love You, Daddy, Louis C.K
Journey’s End, Saul Dibb
The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Yorgos Lanthimos
Kodachrome, Mark Raso
Lean On Pete, Andrew Haigh
Michael Jackson’s Thriller 3D, John Landis
Loving Pablo, Fernando León de Aranoa
Manhunt, John Woo
Molly’s Game, Aaron Sorkin
On Chesil Beach, Dominic Cooke
Papillon, Michael Noer
Unicorn Store, Brie Larson
Who We Are Now, Matthew Newton
Some of the stars that are confirmed to be making an appearance include:
Mary J. Blige
Helena Bonham Carter
Gael García Bernal
and so many more…