The Lebanese film Where Do We Go Now? about a group of women determined to protect their families from violence by hatching schemes to distract their men, won The Cadillac People's Choice Award yesterday at TIFF. The award comes with a cash prize of $15,000. Often, the film that wins the prestigious award goes on to [...]
Tribute hosted the closing night TIFF afterparty for the gala screening of Page Eight, starring Golden-Globe award winner Bill Nighy and directed by two-time Oscar nominee Sir David Hare, at the newly opened upscale bistro La Société at 131 Bloor Street West. Other celebs in attendance were Steven Sabados and Chris Hyndman from CBC's Steven and [...]
In Nick Murphy’s thriller The Awakening, set in 1921, Rebecca Hall plays an author and debunker of hoaxes and when she’s called to explain away sightings of a phantom boy, she begins to questions her deductive methods. Ola Sturik of Tribute sat down with the actress at the Toronto International Film Festival to find out [...]
Hundreds of stars come to TIFF each year, but which ones appreciate their fans the most? Joanne Chu-Fook has been going to the festival for five years and says the great thing about TIFF is that it's a festival for the people, unlike other large film festivals like Venice or Cannes, which don't open their [...]
Terrence Howard walked the red carpet last night for the gala screening of his new movie, Winnie, about Winnie and Nelson Mandela, at Roy Thomson Hall. His co-star, Jennifer Hudson, was scheduled to appear but had to bow out at the last minute. Walking the red carpet at Roy Thomson earlier in the evening was [...]
Director Paddy Considine sits down with Tribute to talk about his film Tyrannosaur, which premiered at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival. Tyrannosaur is the story of Joseph (Peter Mullan), an angry alcoholic whose life is changed when he meets Hannah (Olivia Colman), a spirited middle-class woman trying to survive her abusive marriage.