Monday, August 13, 2018

TIFF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, MICHELE MAHEUX, TO RETIRE IN SUMMER OF 2019

Maheux has been with TIFF for three decades, starting out in the press office.

‘BEST THING THAT NEVER HAPPENED’: DWAYNE JOHNSON THANKS B.C. LIONS’ BUONO FOR CUTTING HIM...

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson told his 112 million Instagram followers about his brief stint in the Canadian Football League (CFL) and thanked B.C. Lions head coach Wally Buono for inspiring him to greater success.

CANADIAN MEMBERS OF OSCARS ACADEMY WEIGH IN ON CHANGES

Oscar winner J. Miles Dale: 'The academy has to decide what it is and what purpose it serves'

CORONER RULES ACTRESS MARGOT KIDDER’S DEATH A SUICIDE

Kidder, who was born in Yellowknife and played Lois Lane opposite Christopher Reeve's Superman in her most famous role, was found by a friend in her Montana home on May 13.

MICHAEL MOORE, ERROL MORRIS DOCS AND NEW HALLOWEEN ALL COMING TO TIFF

Moore’s Fahrenheit 11/9 — named both in homage to his earlier Fahrenheit 9/11 and in reference to Nov. 9, 2016, the morning after Trump’s election victory — is described by the fest as “a radical and humorous look at the United States” under Trump.

TIFF ANNOUNCES OPENING AND CLOSING FILMS FOR 2018 PLATFORM PROGRAMME

With the start of the 43rd-edition of TIFF weeks away, festival organizers have unveiled the 12 feature films that make up this year’s Platform lineup.

TIFF 2018: NICOLE KIDMAN AND TATIANA MASLANY CRIME THRILLER DESTROYER SET FOR PLATFORM PROGRAM

Program features works with high artistic merit and strong directorial vision

OSCARS TO ADD A POPULAR FILM CATEGORY AS IT STRUGGLES WITH LOWER RATINGS

The Oscars are adding a new category to honour popular films and promising a brisk three-hour ceremony and a much earlier air date in 2020.

Minister Rodriguez Announces Investments to Support the Arts in Ontario

Funding through the Endowment Incentives component of the Canada Cultural Investment Fund will support 24 professional arts organizations through 13 foundations in Ontario

CAST: RUBY ROSE IS BATWOMAN FOR ARROWVERSE CROSSOVER FILMING IN VANCOUVER THIS FALL

Legends of Tomorrow is sitting out this crossover event to make room for Batwoman and Gotham City.

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