Barry Levinson's The Survivor stars Ben Foster as boxer Harry Haft, who fought to survive in WWII concentration camps. It premieres at 5:30 p.m. at Roy Thomson Hall.
Following at Roy Thomson Hall at 9:30 p.m. is the premiere of Bergman Island, starring Tim Roth and Vicky Krieps as a couple, both filmmakers, who arrive on an island where his work is celebrated while she struggles with her screenplay.
Charlotte, the remarkable true story of Charlotte Salomon, a German Jewish artist defying incredible odds to create a masterpiece during World War II features the voices of Keira Knightley, Brenda Blethyn, Jim Broadbent, Sam Claflin, and Henry Czerny. The animated film debuts at 6 p.m. at the Princess of Wales Theatre.
I'm Your Man stars Dan Stevens as an English-accented, rumba-dancing robot who is assigned to serve scientist Alma Felser (Maren Eggert). It has two showings today: At 7 p.m. at Cineplex Cinemas Markham and VIP and at 7:30 p.m. at Scotiabank Theatre Toronto.
Other films screening today include Unclenching The Fists, Ali & Ava, Yuni, Memoria, Out of Sync, Drunken Birds, Vengeance is Mine All Others Pay Cash, Comala, The Falls, Ste. Anne, 7 Prisoners, Costa Brava Lebanon, and Paka (River of Blood).
For a full schedule of what's playing today at TIFF, click here.
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