If you are looking for some entertainment, you can check out what some of Canada’s most savvy filmmakers have in stock for you as the Toronto International Film Festival’s best-of-the-year list has been released. The yearly TIFF Canada’s Top Ten presents films from some of Canada’s next rated and popular actors.
The list includes feature films by Deepa Mehta (Funny Boy), Tracey Deer (Beans), and Michelle Latimer (Inconvenient Indian).
They are part of the 10 shorts and features chosen films that have gotten Canadian and international recognition as well as awards from the Toronto International Film Festival, imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, Inside Out LGBT Film Festival, and 2020 TIFF People’s Choice Documentary Award winner.
TIFF’s 2020 Top Ten Canadian films are:
Beans Tracey Deer | Quebec/Ontario
Fauna Nicolás Pereda | Ontario
Funny Boy Deepa Mehta | Ontario
Inconvenient Indian Michelle Latimer | Ontario
Judy Versus Capitalism Mike Hoolboom | Ontario
The Kid Detective Evan Morgan | Ontario
Nadia, Butterfly Pascal Plante | Quebec
The Nest Sean Durkin | Ontario
No Ordinary Man Aisling Chin-Yee, Chase Joynt | Quebec
Possessor Brandon Cronenberg | Ontario
Aniksha Vincent Toi | Quebec
The Archivists Igor Drljača | Ontario/British Columbia
Benjamin, Benny, Ben Paul Shkordoff | Ontario
Black Bodies Kelly Fyffe-Marshall | Ontario
êmîcêtôcêt: Many Bloodlines Theola Ross | Manitoba
Foam (Écume) Omar Elhamy | Quebec
How To Be At Home Andrea Dorfman | Nova Scotia
Scars Alex Anna | Quebec
Sing Me a Lullaby Tiffany Hsiung | Ontario
Stump The Guesser Guy Maddin, Evan Johnson, Galen Johnson | Manitoba