Toronto Unveils 27 Titles

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Toronto has picked 27 international festival selections to screen at their September fest.  Many preemed at Cannes, Berlin, SXSW, etc.

GALA PRESENTATION
The Good, The Bad, The Weird
Kim Jee-woon, South Korea
North American Premiere

SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS
Adoration
Atom Egoyan, Canada
North American Premiere

Un conte de Noël
Arnaud Desplechin, France
North American Premiere

Entre les murs
Laurent Cantet, France
North American Premiere

Gomorrah
Matteo Garrone, Italy
North American Premiere
Winner of the Grand Prix at the Cannes Film Festival.

MASTERS
24 City
Jia Zhang-ke, China
North American Premiere

Four Nights with Anna
Jerzy Skolimowski, Poland/France
North American Premiere

Of Time and the City
Terence Davies, United Kingdom
North American Premiere

Le Silence de Lorna
Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne, Belgium/France/Italy
North American Premiere

Three Monkeys
Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Turkey/France/Italy
North American Premiere
Winner of Best Director at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

REAL TO REEL
Blind Loves
Juraj Lehotský, Slovakia
North American Premiere

VISIONS
Liverpool
Lisandro Alonso, Argentina/France/Netherlands/Spain/Germany
North American Premiere

VANGUARD
Waltz with Bashir
Ari Folman, Israel/France/Germany
North American Premiere

DISCOVERY
Hunger
Steve McQueen, United Kingdom
North American Premiere
Winner of this year’s Caméra d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival.

Medicine for Melancholy
Barry Jenkins, USA
Canadian Premiere

The Paranoids
Gabriel Medina, Argentina
International Premiere

Three Blind Mice
Matthew Newton, Australia
International Premiere

Tony Manero
Pablo Larraín, Chile/Brazil
North American Premiere

Tulpan
Sergey Dvortsevoy, Germany/Switzerland/Kazakstan/Russia/Poland
North American Premiere
Winner of this year’s Un Certain Regard Prize at the Cannes Film Festival

CONTEMPORARY WORLD CINEMA
Acne
Federico Veiroj, Uruguay/Argentina/Spain/Mexico
North American Premiere

Linha de Passe
Walter Salles and Daniela Thomas, Brazil
North American Premiere
Linha de Passe garnered Best Actress at Cannes 2008

O’Horten
Bent Hamer, Norway/Germany/France
North American Premiere

Lion’s Den
Pablo Trapero, Argentina/South Korea/Brazil North
American Premiere

Restless
Amos Kollek, Israel/Germany/Canada/France/Belgium
North American Premiere

Revanche
Götz Spielmann, Austria
North American Premiere

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