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Meet the New Filmmakers Awarded at TIFF ’17

Alongside Sundance and SXSW, the Toronto International Film Festival’s reputation for platforming new filmmakers continues to grow with a crop of new names scoring major awards at this year’s event. New Machine Magazine’s Ana Stefanovic delved deeper into the list of winners to reveal more insight about the newer filmmakers awarded. S. Craig Zahler – Brawl In Cell Block 99 Country: USA Award: The Grolsch…

TIFF 2017 Short Cuts Directors to Watch, Part 3: Aris, Quebrada, Kartal, Maduka

In part 3 of our series on TIFF ShortCuts Directors to Watch, we profile emerging filmmakers Cyril Aris, Juan Sebastian Quebrada, Ayce Kartal, Ifunanya Maduka. Read part 1 and part 2 in our series. The Toronto International Film Festival is set to run Sept. 7-17. TIFF Short Cuts Directors to Watch, from left, Juan Sebastian Quebrada, Ifunanya Maduka, Cyril Aris, Ayce Kartal Cyril Aris /…

TIFF 2017 Short Cuts Directors to Watch, Part 2: Lucas/Bresnan, Corbine, Chikaura, Bahr, Walgenwitz/Paronnaud

In part 2 of our series on TIFF ShortCuts Directors to Watch, we profile emerging filmmakers Patrick Bresnan, Ivete Lucas, Lyle Mitchell Corbine Jr, Kei Chikaura, Niki Lindroth von Bahr, Denis Walgenwitz and Vincent Paronnaud. To read Part 1, click here. The Toronto International Film Festival is set to run Sept. 7-17. Patrick Bresnan, Ivete Lucas / Roadside Attraction Country: Canada Synopsis: Palm Beach International…

TIFF 2017 Short Cuts Directors to Watch, Part 1: Manatad, Markowicz, Valerio, Sorogoyen, Kuhn

As the Toronto International Film Festival officially kicks off the traditional awards season (yes, here we go again), the entertainment industry will congregate in the Ontario provincial capital to see not just high profile studio releases and indie fare but the next generation of short filmmakers screening in the Short Cuts competition. Momentum is key in the careers of the early stage filmmakers and TIFF’s…

TIFF Midnight Madness 2017: Meet Director Sôichi Umezawa

The Toronto International Film Festival  (TIFF) has the unique distinction of both celebrating new filmmakers as well as being the traditional platform to kick off established Hollywood’s seemingly endless awards season. As an attendee in 2017 you can take in major releases like George Clooney’s Suburbicon (good luck getting a ticket) as well as edgier fare such as the 20 year old Midnight Madness program…

TIFF Midnight Madness 2017: Meet Director David Bruckner

The Toronto International Film Festival  (TIFF) has the unique distinction of both celebrating new filmmakers as well as being the traditional platform to kick off established Hollywood’s seemingly endless awards season. As an attendee in 2017 you can take in major releases like George Clooney’s Suburbicon (good luck getting a ticket) as well as edgier fare such as the 20 year old Midnight Madness program…

TIFF Midnight Madness 2017: Meet Director Coralie Fargeat

The Toronto International Film Festival  (TIFF) has the unique distinction of both celebrating new filmmakers as well as being the traditional platform to kick off established Hollywood’s seemingly endless awards season. As an attendee in 2017 you can take in major releases like George Clooney’s Suburbicon (good luck getting a ticket) as well as edgier fare such as the 20 year old Midnight Madness program…

TIFF Midnight Madness 2017: Meet Directors Hélène Cattet & Bruno Forzani

The Toronto International Film Festival  (TIFF) has the unique distinction of both celebrating new filmmakers as well as being the traditional platform to kick off established Hollywood’s seemingly endless awards season. As an attendee in 2017 you can take in major releases like George Clooney’s Suburbicon (good luck getting a ticket) as well as edgier fare such as the 20 year old Midnight Madness program…