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Ben Stassen
A sea turtle who was hatched in 1959 spends the next 50 years traveling the world while it is being changed by global warming. Wonderfully craf… 
CastMelanie Griffith, Ed Begley Jr., Jenny McCar…
LanguageEnglish   CountryBelgium
KIDYouthPG

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Boo Junfeng
A gentle and affectionate study of the themes of identity, history and memory, Boo Junfeng’s debut feature Sandcastle is a loving portrait of a… 
CastBobbi Chen, Elena Chia, Joshua Tan
LanguageMandarin, Hokkien   CountrySingapore
DISC$PG

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Gilles Paquet-Brenner
Based on Tatiana de Rosnay’s best-selling novel, Sarah’s Key tells the story of an American journalist on the brink of making big life decisions… 
CastKristin Scott Thomas, Mélusine Mayance, Aid…
LanguageFrench, English   CountryFrance
GALA$$14A

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Michael McGowan
The Toronto International Film Festival opens September 9 with the world premiere Gala Presentation of Score: A Hockey Musical, written and dire… 
CastOlivia Newton-John, Nelly Furtado, George St…
LanguageEnglish   CountryCanada
GALA$$PG

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Mahamat-Saleh Haroun
Present-day Chad. Adam, sixty something, a former swimming champion, is pool attendant at a smart N'Djamena hotel. When the hotel gets taken ove… 
CastEmile Abossolo M'bo, Youssouf Djaoro, Diouco…
LanguageFrench, Arabic   CountryFrance, Belgium, Cha…
SP$PG

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Tom Hall
Sensation details the relationship between Tipperary farmer Donal Duggan and a veteran Kiwi escort. They begin as client and call girl, evolve i… 
CastLuanne Gordon, Kelly Campbell, Domhnall Glee…
LanguageEnglish   CountryIreland
CWC$18A

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Özlem Sulak
In this meditative and monumental examination of the legacy of Turkey’s 1980 military coup, individual narrations of the tumultuous event are ju… 
CastGünseli Dum, Mustafa Dum, Orhan Esen Levent …
LanguageTurkish   CountryTurkey
CTC$14A

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Nadia Litz, Greg Atkins, Kev…
How to Rid your Lover of a Negative Emotion Caused by You! Nadia Litz Like any other couple, Sadie and Dennis have problems. Will Sadie’s trust… 
CastVarious
LanguageVarious   CountryCanada
SCC$PG

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Brandon Cronenberg, Jeff Bar…
Camera and Christopher Merk, Brandon Cronenberg Quiet Christopher Merk just found a new apartment. Getting to know his neighbours doesn’t requi… 
CastVarious
LanguageVarious   CountryCanada
SCC$PG

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Tao Gu, Dan Popa, Firas Moma…
Qu Da Hai De Lu Shang, Tao Gu On May 12, 2008, the largest earthquake in China’s history devastated the Wenchuan region. Director Tao Gu visits… 
CastVarious
LanguageVarious   CountryCanada
SCC$PG

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Nick Fox-Gieg, Claude Clouti…
Interregnum, Nick Fox-Gieg As a Nazi-occupied France has a population under threat, one man’s attempt to thwart a corrupted system shapes a dra… 
CastVarious
LanguageVarious   CountryCanada
SCC$PG

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Kazik Radwanski, Halima Ouar…
Green Crayons, Kazik Radwanski Director Kazik Radwanski narrows his lens on Xavier and Liam, two second-grade boys who are moulded by their act… 
CastVarious
LanguageVarious   CountryCanada
SCC$14A

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Kire Paputts, Emmanuel Shiri…
Animal Control, Kire Paputts Larry is an amateur taxidermist who, as the pick-up man for the local Animal Services, gets all his specimens thro… 
CastVarious
LanguageVarious   CountryCanada
SCC$PG

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Aleksei Fedorchenko
A man and his companion go on a journey to cremate the dead body of the former beloved wife, on a riverbank in the area where they spent their h… 
CastYuliya Aug, Igor Sergeyev, Viktor Sukhorukov…
LanguageRussian   CountryRussia
CWC$PG

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Yoel Meranda, Burcak Kaygun,…
SEPTEMBER 12 will be presented along with 7 short films: "ascents in february" Yoel Meranda, Turkey [World Premiere] An abstract, impish spot o… 
CastVarious
LanguageTurkish   CountryTurkey
CTC$14A

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Catherine Breillat
An epic fantasia of a young girl's coming-of-age, featuring Catherine Breillat's signature take on gender relations and breathtaking cinematogra… 
CastCarla Besnaïnou, Kérian Mayan, Julia Artamon…
LanguageFrench   CountryFrance
MAST$18A

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Michael Snow
Michael Snow’s projection-based work comprises eighty 35mm colour slides projected at 15-second intervals. This project is related to Snow’s ow… 
CastUnknown
LanguageEnglish   CountryCanada
FUTFreeG

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Ed Gass-Donnelly
A police officer in a small Mennonite town struggles to make amends for his violent past when a local murder upsets the calm of his newly reform… 
CastPeter Stormare, Jill Hennessy, Jackie Burro…
LanguageEnglish   CountryCanada
CWC$14A

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Jennifer McCoy, Kevin McCoy
The Soft Rains series consist of miniature robotic film sets that recreate familiar cinema archetypes and genres. For this work, the McCoys cre… 
CastUnknown
LanguageEnglish   CountryUSA
FUTFreePG

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Saverio Costanzo
Two youngsters discover that they are doomed to live parallel lives, always linked but never joined. One has to deal with the effects of a serio… 
CastAlba Rohrwacher, Luca Marinelli, Martina Alb…
LanguageItalian   CountryItaly
CWC$18

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Dervis Zaim
Mahsun Supertitiz is an unemployed homeless man who steals cars at night so that he can sleep in a heated place during the winter. Mahsun lives … 
CastAhmet Ugurlu, Tuncel Kurtiz, Aysen Aydemir, …
LanguageTurkish   CountryTurkey
CTC$14A

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Sidharth Srinivasan
Amid the epic landscape of the Mahabharata, the stage is set for an intimate yet eternal tussle between custom and commerce, tradition and moder… 
CastDibyendu Bhattacharya, Saba Joshi, Geeta Bis…
LanguageHindi   CountryIndia
DISC$14A

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Sarah McCarthy
This film follows three children from the slums of Mumbai as they prepare for a once in a lifetime concert. The head of the Bombay Chamber Orche… 
CastJini Dinshaw
LanguageEnglish   CountryIndia
RTR$PG

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Jeanne Labrune
A high-class prostitute and a pre-eminent psychoanalyst discover that they share many things in common. They are both unhappy with their profes… 
CastIsabelle Huppert, Sabila Moussadek, Richard …
LanguageFrench   CountryFrance, Luxembourg, …
SP$18

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Jim Mickle
"It’s an apocalyptic vampire Western. It’s told through the eyes of a young boy who is taken under the wing of Nick, who plays a brutal, solitar… 
CastDanielle Harris, Kelly McGillis, Connor Paol…
LanguageEnglish   CountryUSA
MM$18A

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Khalo Matabane
In his follow-up to Conversations on a Sunday Afternoon, Matabane delivers a potent drama about a South African corporate leader whose past as a… 
CastMary Twala, Fana Mokoena, Presley Chweneyaga…
LanguageEnglish, Zulu, Tsots…   CountrySouth Africa
CWC$14A

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John Curran
A convicted arsonist looks to manipulate a parole officer into a plan to secure his parole by placing his beautiful wife in the lawman's path. … 
CastRobert De Niro, Edward Norton, Milla Jovovic…
LanguageEnglish   CountryUSA
SP$$14A

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Manoel de Oliveira
Set in the 1950s, a photographer is asked by hotel owners to take portraits of their recently deceased daughter. Manoel de Oliveira, a 101-year… 
CastPilar López de Ayala, Filipe Vargas, Ricardo…
LanguagePortuguese   CountryPortugal
MAST$14A

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Richard Ayoade
A comedy which follows a 15-year-old boy with two objectives: To lose his virginity before his next birthday, and to stop his mother from leavin… 
CastSally Hawkins, Paddy Considine, Noah Taylor,…
LanguageEnglish   CountryUnited Kingdom
SP$14A

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Nicolàs Pereda
Toronto resident Nicolas Pereda explores the boundaries between fiction and documentary to evoke the atmosphere of the place in his latest featu… 
CastTeresa Sánchez, Gabino Rodríguez, Harold Tor…
LanguageSpanish   CountryMexico/Canada
VIS$14A

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James Gunn
After his wife falls under the influence of a drug dealer, an everyday guy transforms himself into Crimson Bolt, a superhero with the best inten… 
CastRainn Wilson, Ellen Page, Liv Tyler, Kevin B…
LanguageEnglish   CountryUSA
MM$14A