All posts tagged: Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)

Romanian Movies at #TIFF19 | SEP 5-15

A great selection of Romanian films at the Toronto International Film Festival 2019. Collective / Colectiv (Romania, Luxembourg, 2019) A documentary by Alexander Nanau. Director Alexander Nanau follows a crack team of investigators at the Romanian newspaper Sports Gazette as they try to uncover a vast health-care fraud that enriched moguls and politicians — and led to the deaths of innocent citizens Alexander Nanau was born in Bucharest and studied directing at the German Film and Television Academy Berlin. He has directed the feature documentaries The World According to Ion B (10) and Toto and His Sisters (14). Date Time Theatre Fri, Sep 06 16:00 Scotiabank Theatre Sun, Sep 08 15:15 Jackman Hall (AGO) Thu, Sep 12 15:15 Scotiabank Theatre More details at Simple Women (Italy, Romania, 2019) A film by Chiara Malta. In this innovative fiction debut from Chiara Malta, a director with epilepsy trying to make a film about the life of famed Romanian actor Elina Löwensohn discovers that her real-life subject bears little resemblance to the star she idolized. Chiara Malta …

Mirage #TIFF14 | SEP 10

The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2014 is screening “Mirage / Délibáb” (Hungary/Slovakia 2014), a film by the Hungarian director Szabolcs Hajdu starring Razvan Vasilescu and Dragos Bucur, part of the Contemporary World Cinema programme, on September 10.

Le beau danger #TIFF14 | SEP 10 & 14

The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2014 is screening “Le beau danger” (Germany 2014), a documentary about internationally acclaimed Romanian author Norman Manea, directed by the German director René Frölke, as part of the Wavelengths programme, on September 10 and 14.