TIFF CEO and Director Piers Handling, together with TIFF Artistic Director Cameron Bailey, announced today at the press conference, the first round of remarkable titles that will be presented at the TIFF14 (39th Toronto International Film Festival).

TIFF 2014 press conference Piers Handling and Cameron Bailey
Piers Handling and Cameron Bailey

This year’s initial lineup will include 37 World Premieres at the 46 special presentations and 13 galas announced, including films from directors Noah Baumbach, Peter Ho-Sun Chan, Susanne Bier, David Dobkin, Mia Hansen-Løve, Philippe Falardeau, Ning Hao, Christian Petzold, Chris Rock, François Ozon and Lone Scherfig.

The opening film is yet to be announced, but the first set of highlights will include 2 films starring Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon: Wild (international premiere, directed by Jean-Marc Vallée) and The Good Lie (world premiere, directed by Philippe Falardeau). We are also excited to screen world premieres The Judge (directed by David Dobkin) starring Robert Downey Jr. & Robert Duvall, The Riot Club (directed by Lone Scherfig) starring Natalie Dormer & Max Irons, This is where I Leave You (directed by Shawn Levy) starring Jason Bateman & Tina Fey, The Equalizer (directed by Antonie Fuqua) starring Denzel Washington, Black and White (directed by Mike Binder) starring Academy Award winners Kevin Costner and Octavia Spencer, and the special closing night film A Little Chaos (by Alan Rickman), which will be transporting us to another era with Kate Winslet.

(TIFF featured world premiere The Judge)

The ever-expanding TIFF’s exciting new addition – TIFF street festival will be occupying King Street West, streetcars between University Street and Peter Street on King will be closed to host TIFF’s outdoor programmes during the opening weekend.

TIFF14 (Toronto International Film Festival 2014) will run from Sep 4th – Sep 14th, 2014.

The first 4 days will be dedicated to world premieres exclusively.

For the complete list of films and/or to attend this one of the most prestigious international film festival, please visit http://tiff.net or call 416.599.TIFF for details.

(TIFF featured world premiere The Good Lie)

2014 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF14)’s first announcement of remarkable films

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