At a press conference this morning in Toronto, organizers of the Toronto International Film Festival unveiled a lineup of 335 films from 52 countries that will screen at next month's event (September 8-17, 2005). Director & CEO Piers Handling, Festival Co-Director Noah Cowan, and Managing Director Michèle Maheux rounded out a list of 109 world premieres, among the 256 features, that will screen at the event. They also touted 84% of the feature lineup as world, international, or North American premieres. 67 films this year are from first time filmmakers.
By Indiewire | Indiewire August 23, 2005 at 7:23AM