Tag Archives: Cameron Bailey

2012 TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OPENS WITH FUTURISTIC ACTION THRILLER LOOPER

HollywoodNews.com: The Toronto International Film Festival® opens September 6 with the world premiere Gala Presentation of Looper – filmmaker Rian Johnson’s time-bending and mind-bending action thriller. “Rian Johnson is a film auteur known for combining different genres to give his projects an original spin,” said Piers Handling, Director and CEO[...]

TIFF ’10: Lengthy delay almost derails Danny Boyle’s stunning ‘127 Hours’

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Danny Boyle handled the situation about as well as he possibly could. “I have to stand before you and apologize for the delay,” the Oscar-winning director told a disgruntled crowd who’d gathered in the Scotiabank Saturday afternoon to watch Boyle’s latest, “127 Hours.” More than an[...]

TIFF venue infested with bed bugs?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Last week, I joked on Twitter that I might start calling the Toronto International Film Festival the Scotiabank Theatre Festival. It looked like I would be spending the bulk of my time in Canada at that multiplex, as it was hosting almost every press screening. So[...]

Malick’s “Tree,” with Brad Pitt and Sean Penn, not blooming at TIFF

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: When will Terrence Malick’s anticipated “Tree of Life” bloom? Not this September at the Toronto International Film Festival, according to Peter Howell of the Toronto Sun. He reports that Malick’s film — which stars Brad Pitt and Sean Penn in a film whose plot of being[...]

Toronto film fest opening with a hockey musical

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It’s appropriate that the Toronto International Film Festival — Canada’s biggest event of its kind and ground zero for Hollywood’s annual Oscar race — should begin with a hockey film. Better than that, a hockey musical. “Score: A Hockey Musical,” directed by Canadian filmmaker Michael McGowan,[...]