Tag: TIFF

TIFF Celebrates Pride Month with Films that Reflect ‘Queer Becoming’

To celebrate 2021’s Pride Month, the Toronto International Film Festival’s digital streaming platform has curated a selection of Queer films with a slight twist. Entitled Queer Becoming, the month-long event aims to refocus the narrative trope of “coming out” –…

Three Fantastic Short Films Appearing At TIFF Next Wave

TIFF Next Wave is an event that celebrates the most innovative emerging filmmakers. Chalk full of original filmmaking with a side of industry talks, Next Wave will run from February 14th to 16th. If you’re under 25, tickets are free…

TIFF boombox returns for Halloween with Heroes vs. Villains

On October 31, TIFF Bell Lightbox welcomes back boombox, Toronto’s finest Halloween bash, and one of our favourite parties of the year. This year’s event will be an all-out Heroes vs. Villains battle, featuring imaginative creators, interactive installations, and a special…

TIFF 2019: Why ‘Marriage Story’ Is Unmissable

Is anyone better at capturing the subtleties – and the absurdities – of upper-middle class people’s lives than Noah Baumbach? After seeing Marriage Story, I think not. Loosely based on Baumbach’s own divorce, Marriage Story is an epic two-hander about…

TIFF 2019: ‘Knives Out’ Red Carpet World Premiere

Knives Out had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 7, 2019. Directed by Rian Johnson the crime caper saw its star studded cast hit the TIFF red carpet, which included the likes of Daniel Craig,…

TIFF’s 1999 Movies at the Millennium

1999 was a great year to be a film lover. Certain titles, to name just a few, from The Matrix, Three Kings, Boys Don’t Cry, The Six Sense, Magnolia, The Iron Giant, Being John Malkovich, The Blair Witch Project, and…

boombox is back at TIFF Bell Lightbox for the Ultimate Halloween Party

Toronto’s biggest and best yearly party returns this October for the ultimate costume party and you’re invited. It’s time once again for boombox. Each year TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) throws a huge party with a different theme and this year the…