TORONTO '08 | Day One Roundup
indieWIRE offers a snapshot of Toronto '08 news from around the world.
Toronto Film Festival Opens Amid Cautious Industry Climate
No "flow of exciting new talent," says Searchlight's Gilula. [WSJ]
Toronto looks to lure the buy-curious
"Fear and anxiety are in the air," says Sloss. [HR]
Award Hopefuls Road Test in Toronto
Fewer films "trawling for early kudo signs." [VAR]
A Nostalgia for New York, by Way of the Toronto Film Festival
"Chorus" line of New York films set for Canadian fest. [NYT]
The Film Paris Hilton Doesn't Want You To See
Fest drops all but one press screening for new doc on pop socialite. [Spout]
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