Thursday, 13 August 2015

TIFF GETS IN ON THE GAME WITH JURIED AWARDS - THE PLATFORM SLATE


On one of my reclusive days, the Toronto International Film Festival sneakily announced that it would be holding a juried awards programme at this year's fest. The Platform strand of TIFF 2015 will feature 12 titles - eight of them world premieres - which will compete for a top prize of CAN$25,000. Details of all the films and their directors can be observed below:

  • Bang Gang (Eva Husson)
  • The Clan (Pablo Trapero)
  • French Blood (Patrick Aste)
  • Full Contact (David Verbeek)
  • High Rise (Ben Wheatley)
  • Hurt (Alan Zweig)
  • Land of Mine (Martin Zandvliet)
  • Looking for Grace (Sue Brooks)
  • Neon Bull (Gabriel Mascaro)
  • The Promised Land (He Ping)
  • Sky (Fabienne Berthaud)
  • The White Knights (Joachim Lafosse)