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Toronto International Film Festival

Our exclusive coverage of the Toronto International Film Festivals.

Chaitanya Tamahe’s meditative sophomore feature ‘The Disciple,’ opens with a small-scaled concert where a veteran Indian Classical singer is performing khayal (one of the most popular and ancient vocal genres …
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Beans

The idea of a coming-of-age story of a young Mohawk girl Tekehentahkhwa with a quirky nickname Beans, going through a period of personal growth due to extenuating circumstances like an …
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Verdict 2019

Verdict (2019) rests on a simple and effective premise. Pushed to her breaking point, a Philippine wife and mother decides to take her abusive, belligerent husband to court and finally …
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Synchronic (2019)

Synchronic (2019) was one of the biggest surprises of 2019 for me. This film starts off slow and ordinary and then morphs into a bold and creative thriller, the details …
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Haiti, 1962: A man is brought back from the dead only to be sent to the living hell of the sugarcane fields. In Paris, 55 years later, at the prestigious …
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Chicuarotes (2019)

From the first scene itself, I was sucked into the world of Chicuarotes (2019) and invested in the protagonist’s lives. Making an honest living isn’t easy. Having big dreams and …
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