Tuesday, 22 July 2014

FIRST WAVE OF TIFF SELECTIONS ANNOUNCED


TIFF 2014 will run from the 4th to the 14th of September. The 39th edition of the festival has just announced a slate of films set to screen at the high-profile event, many of which will aspire to use the fest as a launching pad for their awards campaigns later in the year. Here are the films which have been confirmed to screen in Toronto:

World Premieres
American Heist (Sarik Andreasyan)
Before We Go (Chris Evans)
Black and White (Mike Binder)
Breakup Buddies (Ning Hao)
Cake (Daniel Barnz)
The Dead Lands (Toa Fraser)
The Drop (Michael R. Roskam)
Eden (Mia Hansen-Love)
The Equaliser (Antoine Fuqua)
The Gate (Regis Wargnier)
The Good Lie (Philippe Falardeau)
The Judge (David Dobkin)
Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet (Roger Allers, Gaetan Brizzi, Paul Brizzi, Joan C. Gratz, Mohammed Saeed Harib, Tomm Moore, Nina Paley, Bill Plympton, Joann Sfar and Michal Socha)
The Keeping Room (Daniel Barber)
The Last Five Years (Richard LaGravenese)
Learning to Drive (Isabel Coixet)
A Little Chaos (Alan Rickman)
Love & Mercy (Bill Pohlad)
Mary Kom (Omung Kumar)
Men, Women and Children (Jason Reitman)
Miss Julie (Liv Ullmann)
My Old Lady (Israel Horovitz)
Ned Rifle (Hal Hartley)
The New Girlfriend (Francois Ozon)
Nightcrawler (Dan Gilroy)
Pawn Sacrifice (Ed Zwick)
Phoenix (Christian Petzold)
The Reach (Jean-Baptiste Leonetti)
The Riot Club (Lone Scherfig)
Samba (Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano)
A Second Chance (Susanne Bier)
Still Alice (Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland)
The Theory of Everything (James Marsh)
This Is Where I Leave You (Shawn Levy)
Time Out of Mind (Oren Moverman)
Top Five (Chris Rock)
While We're Young (Noah Baumbach)

Check beneath the jump for a bunch more premieres!



International Premieres
Haemoo (Shim Sung Bo)
Hungry Hearts (Saverio Costanzo)
Wild (Jean-Marc Vallee)

North American Premieres
Coming Home (Zhang Yimou)
Dearest (Peter Ho Sun Chan)
Far from Men (David Oelhoffen)
Force Majeure (Ruben Ostlund)
Good Kill (Andrew Niccol)
Hector and the Search for Happiness (Peter Chelsom)
The Humbling (Barry Levinson)
Manglehorn (David Gordon Green)
Maps to the Stars (David Cronenberg)
Pasolini (Abel Ferrara)
Red Amnesia (Wang Xiao Shuai)
Return to Ithica (Laurent Cantet)

Canadian Premieres
99 Homes (Ramin Bahrani)
Foxcatcher (Bennett Miller)
The Imitation Game (Morten Tyldum)
Mr. Turner (Mike Leigh)
Rosewater (Jon Stewart)
Whiplash (Damian Chazelle)
Wild Tales (Damian Szifron)