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Pause the show. Amplify Black voices. Here is a thread of people we have long-admired and looked to as voices of re… https://t.co/ZQnu16xPj0
Retweeted by TIFF"I don’t think that prevailing media portrays Black women as the multifaceted beings we are in reality. We’ve been… https://t.co/2lLgkmaYswIn 1991, @JulieDash's masterpiece DAUGHTERS OF THE DUST was the first American feature directed by a Black woman to… https://t.co/4ezMwwHRcJ“The Black women directors that I know are powerful storytellers. They hold their craft to a high regard and strive… https://t.co/9qWryxc9U5Before winning the Nora Ephron Award at @Tribeca, @NiaDaCosta’s LITTLE WOODS script was one of 12 projects chosen f… https://t.co/m2Zq3crM8E"I want to continue to bounce between genres. I want to do another love story, but now I’ve proved myself in this b… https://t.co/Ss8gH4maDE“The film had a different significance for an African audience because for once it’s talking about them.” Mati Dio… https://t.co/dkpgOXgKYV"When I made my first movie, EVE’S BAYOU, I got questions about why I didn’t include incidents of white racism...Th… https://t.co/a14ooNuIXG"When we’re given [opportunities] we have to deliver and be prepared for them in a way that our white counterparts… https://t.co/CTH1PV1xLF“Women and young girls are often forced into thinking about what other people are going to think about them as oppo… https://t.co/uGHIVtx2QqThis feature on Oscar-nominee Dee Rees (PARIAH, MUDBOUND) written by @jennydeluxe is mandatory reading. Jenna Worth… https://t.co/DBHAVDwPyHNzingha Stewart started her career directing music videos for the likes of Macy Gray and Jay-Z before pivoting to t… https://t.co/ADtFUFBpNh“One of my intentions in my filmmaking is to humanize Black women and girls. You don’t necessarily have to like the… https://t.co/iiW7dnqhaV“I feel like my purpose is to tell contemporary stories about young Black women—like the ones I know.” Read how To… https://t.co/b6n33s9KOvIf you’ve watched the recent miniseries MRS. AMERICA, you’ve seen @AmmaAsante’s genius work (she directed episodes… https://t.co/kFNOZZcS4PAva founded @ARRAYNow, a film distribution and resource collective dedicated to the amplification of independent fi… https://t.co/BNT7MPkunGAva DuVernay (@ava) is an essential voice in our industry. In addition to her groundbreaking series WHEN THEY SEE U… https://t.co/RhrEvOgpuTThe average filmgoer will likely struggle to name ten Black women filmmakers working today. Know their names. Admi… https://t.co/NciVBshtDhWe are taking action. We will use our social channels to: ▪️ Elevate Black voices ▪️ Point to internal TIFF gaps an… https://t.co/Ue9x97iKES
6/3
2020
In light of recent events affecting Black communities here and around the world, we feel it’s appropriate to give s… https://t.co/cnOXeqeb8ITake action against anti-Black racism in Canada and around the world at https://t.co/TKrCcU36Jw and https://t.co/E7bDWQJHP4.There are no words, but silence is not the answer. We add our voice to all those calling for justice. We will eleva… https://t.co/s2naJ7e68L
6/2
2020
Today is the last day to submit your film to the Toronto International Film Festival! Details here:… https://t.co/BZY6tRiPFF
Retweeted by TIFFBuckle up, #TIFF19 Midnight Madness selection, CRAZY WORLD, from Uganda's @Wakaliwood premieres at 2pm EDT as part… https://t.co/11ju6L1n9v🔴 We’re live with Peter Kuplowsky (@TIFF_NET) and the @Wakaliwood team to discuss their new film CRAZY WORLD.… https://t.co/oZuerDeWs9
Retweeted by TIFFRT this Tweet to receive a reminder for our next #TIFFAtHome Live Q&A, featuring special guests and your favourite… https://t.co/1q5UyBZoovTune in at 7pm EDT for our #TIFFAtHome Q&As streaming right here on Twitter. Then grab a snack, hit ▶️ on… https://t.co/ETiVM9YCzMO-P-U-L-E-N-C-E: We’re celebrating #PrideOnScreen with Jennie Livingston’s groundbreaking 1990 documentary PARIS IS… https://t.co/lU8l2lh1hZJessica, Only Child Stay at Home With PARASITE @neonrated’s Tom Quinn + interpreter and filmmaker Sharon Choi joi… https://t.co/W2vgmjQRxd🔥 #TIFFAtHome is starting off June hot: Tom Quinn and Sharon Choi on PARASITE PARIS IS BURNING (GUEST TBC)… https://t.co/RotdJ8FWiVBringing back the song of the year for #TIFFAtHome. https://t.co/Yv5neU7pSr✨It's here! #WeAreOne kicks off today and day 1 is chock-full of 'round the clock entertainment. Take a look at wha… https://t.co/oOFFsaqs0o
Retweeted by TIFFCatch up on #CdnScreenAwards-winning films with TIFF Selects ANTIGONE and THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, available now on… https://t.co/ReXjiqnsa0Sending ❤️ and congratulations to all of the nominees and winners at this year's #CdnScreenAwards. https://t.co/HDGdQVw5vp“Creating this very fake-looking world...I wanted to confront the viewer constantly with the idea that the destinat… https://t.co/LX57hZ2ipaUs 👏 after THE TWENTIETH CENTURY picked up #CdnScreenAwards for Costume Design, Hair, and Art Direction. https://t.co/pfv2K9wSeZThe Song of Shore 🎶 Congratulations to composer Howard Shore for picking up two #CdnScreenAwards for THE SONG OF N… https://t.co/AxqePIxaTj"I could sense her depth and how captivating she is for a camera that is attentive to her charisma. The rest was up… https://t.co/CaOOv2Kfd9
5/29
2020
Congratulations to Sophie Deraspe's #TIFF19 Best Canadian Feature Film ANTIGONE, the newly minted #CdnScreenAwardshttps://t.co/d0IxTHhcwwCongratulations to Norm Li, winner of Achievement in Cinematography for THE BODY REMEMBERS WHEN THE WORLD BROKE OPE… https://t.co/HuRFvvolAA“This is also a distinctly urban Indigenous story and with that come additional layers of isolation and displacemen… https://t.co/3jaKb13izaThese 👑s, and #CdnScreenAwards winners. Congratulations to Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers and Kathleen Hepburn, the 2020… https://t.co/XiAq2ddhVDCongratulations to PICK, winner of Best Live Action Short Drama. #CdnScreenAwards https://t.co/Nfk9E7nBQf"My advice for other female directors is to try not to care too much what other people think about your work. Try t… https://t.co/uP9r67u5zeHead over to @TheCdnAcademy's Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter to see the announcement of this year's… https://t.co/mLoROPHgKTCongratulations to #CdnScreenAwards winner NÎPAWISTAMSOWIN: WE WILL STAND UP, directed by @TashHubbard. https://t.co/vG65uCS1MN“The most important skill an editor can have is a sense of how real people behave. Authentic psychology. This trans… https://t.co/bjTWKH4GQiFour frames, four first features nominated at the #CdnScreenAwards Jovanka Vuckovic’s RIOT GIRLS Nicole Dorsey’s BL… https://t.co/6D1Hlz8oLO"It’s not just about family, it’s also about justice and solidarity in a bigger sense. It’s about resistance and di… https://t.co/oWIPjOTpTeA little ❤️ for TIFF Rising Stars and #CdnScreenAwards Best Actress nominees: Deragh Campbell (ANNE AT 13,000 FT) N… https://t.co/KvTPzN6kv7“I hope to share a glimpse of what Black women experience, so that people will empathize with us...I hope people wi… https://t.co/VEFxhk9vYtThe cinematography of @catherinelutes, nominated this year for #TIFF19 feature DISAPPEARANCE AT CLIFTON HILL.… https://t.co/z9GJrYlHgNCo-directors Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers and Kathleen Hepburn: 🎥 Workshopped the script with young Indigenous women 🎥 P… https://t.co/OsS13C7Y8Z"Just the simple act of telling an authentic story is an act of resistance." —THE BODY REMEMBERS WHEN THE WORLD BRO… https://t.co/oULSLFcVk6Ahead of tonight’s #CdnScreenAwards announcements, take a look at some of the incredible women behind this year’s n… https://t.co/54clIIVyzFJesse and Céline forever. Tweet us your #BeforeQuarantine plot pitch. https://t.co/zPEVKMA5bYSocial Distancing with UNCLE BOONMEE WHO CAN RECALL HIS PAST LIVES (2010) dir. Apichatpong Weerasethakul https://t.co/5aEwwrbjPoStay-at-Home Cinema continues next week with more exciting @CraveCanada films. #CravexTIFF #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/Fga3LblBPrThank you to everyone who joined us this evening to watch SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, and to the radiant Kate Winslet fo… https://t.co/aT5JDCmFAW#EmmaThompson wrote in a romantic kiss between her character Elinor + #HughGrant (Edward) but #AngLee cut it as too… https://t.co/DWlgPXElnn
Retweeted by TIFFLogging off #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/62wZnU3WpFSENSE AND SENSIBILITY (1995) // LITTLE WOMEN (2019) #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/92p2omOZfT"Love is not love which alters it when alteration finds, or bends with the remover to remove: O no! It is an ever f… https://t.co/PSMHQ0dGdc“Elinor, where is your heart?” 💔 #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/9JnycRq6Z2Logging on to Twitter #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/dVftKgcjQaEmma Thompson, a legend: “I remember somebody saying to me that I was too old for Hugh Grant, who’s like a year y… https://t.co/P3p00JEec8so this is what ghosting is like in the 18th century? #TIFFAtHome
Retweeted by TIFFAttend a ball but make it awkward. #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/G38pWqnQBqHugh Laurie in SENSE AND SENSIBILITY is an entire mood. #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/qJgnoq7sqwFinding out Edward has been secretly engaged to Lucy. #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/aI7f3RhBGm#EmmaThompson screenplay invented Edward's (#HughGrant) playfulness with youngest sister Margaret to make him more… https://t.co/YENfBLKGCt
Retweeted by TIFF“Frailty, thy name is Brandon.” #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/7pZrn09niC“Good work Marianne … Mr. Willoughby can be in no doubt of your enthusiasm for him.” #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/sHEggR5iNWWhen a dashing stranger rescues you on horseback. #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/0kKma3OwpdI love that the letter reads "...and Captain Margaret" and no one's bats-an- eye. There are so many great, understa… https://t.co/du8c4blMi1
Retweeted by TIFFSENSE AND SENSIBILITY (1995) dir. Ang Lee cinematography. Michael Coulter #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/rZnFNDBOQd @TIFF_NET There’s Marianne’s passion and Elinor’s reserve but you just want both sisters to win at love #TIFFAtHomehttps://t.co/7jPmqeznlo
Retweeted by TIFFRemembering the great Alan Rickman. #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/XCXWlDt0KmAng Lee often replaced lengthy dialogue scenes with visuals, which would also help distinguish the characteristics… https://t.co/MPqAtP5eIkDuring filming, the Jane Austen Society telephoned co-producer James Schamus to complain about the casting of Hugh… https://t.co/h55AqL6UaEmarianne dashwood probably has leo and pisces in her placement she’s so dramatic #TIFFAtHome
Retweeted by TIFF @LironD @winsletlately You can watch it in the tweet below: https://t.co/V78saGpGac“To die for love, what could be more glorious?” #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/VGLaVAdd0C
5/28
2020
Social distancing with the family. #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/PgV631OwY0Many of the costumes and hats from SENSE AND SENSIBILITY (1995) went on to appear in other Austen adaptations, incl… https://t.co/pDoDS2KEjiKate talking about Sense & Sensibility reminds me of this gem #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/9z9PdK4WT1
Retweeted by TIFFWhat is your favourite Jane Austen adaptation? #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/LWHLXLNRlgGrab your bonnets and your finest china. At 7:45pm EDT, head to @CraveCanada to hit play on SENSE AND SENSIBILITY,… https://t.co/K0mlK6UOD7🔴 WATCH NOW | Stay-at-Home Cinema: SENSE AND SENSIBILITY with Kate Winslet and @EleanorWachtel #TIFFAtHomehttps://t.co/vaUmDRgPHF🔴WATCH NOW | Stay-at-Home Cinema: SENSE AND SENSIBILITY with Kate Winslet and @EleanorWachtel#TIFFAtHome#CravexTIFF https://t.co/eZLXbXk5UmTonight, we are celebrating the 10th Anniversary of #BooksOnFilm with a special extended conversation between Kate… https://t.co/MIy1ZrqbLD“[Kate Winslet] is still as beautiful and radiant as the day I met her. She is the consummate professional; she kee… https://t.co/qTaeFemLCk“I love playing people that are flawed … and feel nothing like myself.” #TIFFAtHome At #TIFF17 Kate Winslet and… https://t.co/0ZZstuBFAb"I haven't really sat back and addressed the fact I have done all these period films. Some people say, 'Don't you w… https://t.co/PAFwz9MfRYPeriod pieces and Kate Winslet, a love story. #TIFFAtHome https://t.co/jl9wtGsHVsSENSE AND SENSIBILITY, a film of firsts: 🎥 Ang Lee’s first English-language film ✍️ Emma Thompson’s first feature s… https://t.co/5OkmrMvD7GA great time to revisit Emma Thompson’s spectacular @GoldenGlobes acceptance speech for Best Adapted Screenplay.… https://t.co/jv6KEIOL3WEmma Thompson was drawn to Ang Lee based on a line from EAT DRINK MAN WOMAN. “And that we’d both written the same… https://t.co/sv07vGEzpz“All of [Austen's] books are funny and emotional, but SENSE AND SENSIBILITY is the best movie story because it's fu… https://t.co/jC91w0S6JU
5/27
2020

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