Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)

Here you will find the archives for reviews, interviews, essays, and news related to the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

Tiff Midnight Madness

A Genre Buff’s Guide to the TIFF 2023 Midnight Madness Slate


Don’t “Sleep” on these hot new genre flicks.

The Beast

Bertrand Bonello’s Sci-Fi Epic ‘The Beast’ Is the Stuff of Nightmares


Featuring the two scariest things the French can imagine: pop-up ads and Ego death.

Dream Scenario

Nic Cage Confronts His Own Memeification in ‘Dream Scenario’


Finally. ‘Inception’ for people who know what “milkshake duck” is.

The Holdovers

Alexander Payne is Back With Holiday Humbug ‘The Holdovers’


Because nothing says “Christmas” like trauma bonding over a tall glass of scotch.

The Boy And The Heron

‘The Boy and the Heron’ is Hayao Miyazaki at his Dreamiest


Listen. The chances of a parakeet being able to wield a sword are slim, but never zero.

Dicks The Musical

‘Dicks: The Musical’ is Stupendously Silly Musical Shitposting


A24, release the Sewer Boys merch … or else.


‘Fingernails’ Wastes Its All-Star Cast On A Faux-Clever Premise


Or: we have ‘The Lobster’ at home.

Next Goal Wins

Taika Waititi’s ‘Next Goal Wins’ Deserves a Handful of Yellow Cards


Straight to the penalty box, Mr. Waititi.

Hundreds Of Beavers

Silent-Era Slapstick Revival ‘Hundreds of Beavers’ Is Dam Brilliant


This is dam good stuff.