A few hundred of our closest friends came to help us celebrate the Toronto Film Festival at the annual HFPA party which this year was produced in conjunction with the Hollywood Reporter. Ramzy Malouki was there to ask them what keeps the coming back to TIFF.
The Toronto International Film Festival has grown into a behemoth on the festival circuit, obligatory industry nexus, North American launch pad for studio and world films alike and all-around celebration of the love of cinema. All with some of the nicest people you’ll ever meet. Mirai Konishi and
Joker sought to add to its Venice momentum with the North American premiere at TIFF. Todd Phillips’ deep dive into a super villain hinges on Joaquin Phoenix’s tour de force performance and is part origin story part psychological horror which pushes the anti-hero envelope by eliciting an