Friday, October 27, 2017

Toronto International Film Festival 2017

The winners of the TIFF 2017 are as follows:

People’s Choice Award

Midnight Madness: Bodied, Joseph Kahn (Runner-up: The Disaster Artist, James Franco)

Documentary: Faces Places, Agnès Varda, JR (Runner-up: Long Time Running, Jennifer Baichwal, Nicholas de Pencier)

People’s Choice: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Martin McDonagh (Runner-up: I, Tonya, Craig Gillespie.

Second runner-up: Call Me By Your Name, Luca Guadagnino)

Discovery Programme Filmmakers Award:

Best Canadian Short Film: Pre-Drink, Marc-Antoine Lemire

Best Short Film: Min börda, Niki Lindroth von Bahr

Best Canadian First Feature: Luk’Luk’I, Wayne Wapeemukwa

Best Canadian Feature Film: Les Affamés, Robin Aubert

Fipresci Prizes of the International Federation of Film Critics

Discovery: AVA, Sadaf Foroughi
Special Presentations: El Autor, Manuel Martín Cuenca
Network for the Promotion of Asian and Pacific Cinema Award: The Great Buddha+, Huang Hsin-Yao

Toronto Platform Prize: Sweet Country, Warwick Thornton