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iW NEWS | “Slumdog” Wins in Toronto

iW NEWS | "Slumdog" Wins in Toronto

Danny Boyle‘s “Slumdog Millionaire” won the People’s Choice Award this afternoon as the 2008 Toronto International Film Festival approaches its conclusion in Canada. The festival’s Discovery Award went to Steve McQueen for his first feature, “Hunger,” winner of the Camera d’Or at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. The FIPRESCI critics prize went to Derick Martini‘s “Lymelife,” also in the Discovery section at TIFF. An accompanying story and a full list of winners can be found here.

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