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The two-time Academy Award nominee, Golden Globe, and Emmy winner will receive the award on Tuesday, October 22, during a masterclass at which the actor will meet with festival’s audiences.
This year’s jury was led by Belgian director-screenwriter Joachim Lafosse, and was further supported by film critic Guy Lodge, sound designer Midge Costin, director Radu Jude, and producers Fiorella Moretti and Dora Bouchoucha Fourati.
Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit will close the 30th edition
“This is a mature, grown-up movie and the director exhibited confidence and understanding of cinema language which set the film apart. [It was] good to see a strong gender-balanced cast,” the jury added.
Hefzy reiterated his commitment to making progress in the international stage, using the CIFF as a tool for Egyptian cinephiles to discover otherwise unknown great films and to support Arab cinema.
Actress Viola Davis to receive the lifetime achievement award, while Cristina Comencini’s Tornare to be the closing film of the festival
Police in several major cities in the US said they will continue to closely monitor theatres playing the new film Joker, which was released on Friday in US theatres, according to American local media.
Cruz received the award from British band U2 Bono front man, Bono, who acknowledged her humanitarian work on and off screen.
The Gender Parity Pledge 5050×2020 is a movement that aims for better gender representation and transparency by 2020. First introduced at the Cannes Film Festival in 2018, a number of festivals have signed the pledge since then.
As for the two awards in acting, Tunisian star Ahmed Hafiane won the Best Actor award for his role in the film Fatwa by Mahmoud Ben Mahmoud, while Moroccan actress Fatima Atif won Best Actress award for her role in The Healer by Mohamed Zineddaine.
The renowned actor is known for films like Big, Forrest Gump, Saving Private Ryan, Cast Away, and the upcoming release of A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood.
The MAFF is an intercultural platform focusing on Arab cinema. With the aim of promoting cultural diversity and tolerance, the festival holds events all over Sweden.
The competition screens the latest of Arab cinema, through which various feature and documentary films compete.
You Will Die at Twenty, Talking About Trees, Exam won the Golden Star award, while Les Misérables won the Cinema for Humanity Audience Award
This edition to focus on Spanish cinema, with new programme on films discussing radicalisation to be added
The film stars Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana De Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Colette, Katherine Langford, and Christopher Plummer.
The award, named in honour of Toronto native Mary Pickford, recognises emerging talented females who are making ground-breaking strides in the industry. Pickford was a pioneering actor and producer
The award comes in recognition of Gilliam’s career, which lasted over four decades, and his outstanding contributions to the film industry, marking him as one of the greatest filmmakers of our time. Gilliam is set to accept this honour during the opening ceremony of the festival at the Cairo Opera House.
Targeted sections are Virtual Reality, Midnight Screenings, Gala Screenings
A hospital staffer confirmed that Schumacher is conscious, ending speculations about the racing driver’s health condition. His medical treatment involved an experimental stem cell surgery, according to local newspaper, Le Parisien.
Jojo Rabbit won Toronto International Film Festival’s top honour award
Number of 229 feature films from world’s greatest filmmakers, emerging talent will be screened
Festival to screen Victor Victoria
The film will screen on 6 September and will have reruns on 7 September.
His new film Adults in the Room is to be premiered Out of Competition
The Award Ceremony will be held on 20 August. He is also scheduled to hold a masterclass on the same day.
EFP’s Managing Director Sonja Heinen said on the new initiative.
Taking place on Monday, September 9 during the 44th Toronto International Film Festival, the Gala is an annual fundraiser to support TIFF’s year-round programmes and core mission to transform the way people see the world through film and to celebrate the film industry’s outstanding contributors.
Luca Bigazzi award ceremony will take place on September 1st before the Out of Competition world premiere screening of his latest work, The New Pope by Paolo Sorrentino series featuring Jude Law, John Malkovich, Silvio Orlando, Cécile de France, Javier Cámara, and Ludivine Sagnier.