Toronto: Canadian Film Lineup Includes Xavier Dolan, Denys Arcand


The Toronto International Film Festival‘s Canadian lineup is a mix of veterans and newcomers with works ranging from thrillers and comedies to romances and musicals. The Canada Goose Award for Best Canadian Feature Film will be given to one of the filmmakers, with the City of Toronto Award for Best Canadian First Feature Film going to a debut helmer. Among the familiar names in the mix are wunderkind Xavier Dolan whose Mommy won the Grand Jury Prize in Cannes this year; and Oscar winner Denys Arcand with An Eye For Beauty. Dolan is also doing double duty as an actor in Charles Binamé’s The Elephant Song with Bruce Greenwood and Catherine Keener. Click over for the full list of Canadian titles. (more…)

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