PPL @ Perrier x Warhol Bash

Tiff tock! On the eve of the Toronto International Film Festival, Perrier started things off by throwing an intimate bash at Soho House to celebrate its 150th birthday. To mark the milestone the French mineral water maker partnered with The Andy Warhol Foundation to create a limited-edition series of bottles, featuring Warhol’s art on four different ...

Man Candy: Gosling Boxing

Happy Friday kids! With the weekend nearly upon us, the question is: what do you have planned??? Might we suggest checking out a hypnotic, ultra-violent revenge saga set in the seamy underworld of Bangkok. Only God Forgives , the follow up to Drive (2011) from Danish provocateur Nicolas Winding Refn and his on-screen bestie  Ryan Gosling starts its run at Toronto's TIFF ...

Molly Maxwell for Gen Next

By Anna Piszczkiewicz This Friday night, the TIFF Next Wave Film Festival kicks off at the Bell Lightbox and runs all weekend. Programmed for teens by teens, the fest - now in its second year - features films new and old (Pretty in Pink or Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, anyone?), along with a slate of special guests and workshops ...

Hit VS. Bomb

By Filip Terlecki Brian DePalma is the filmmaking force behind some of the most memorable films ever made. He brought us a telekinetic teenage outcast in Carrie (1976) and then blew our minds with Al Pacino as cocaine kingpin Tony Montana in Scarface (1983). Quentin Tarantino often cites him as one of his favourite directors. Brian DePalma at the ...

TIFF Talk: Dir. Kasia Roslaniec

By Filip Terlecki Kasia Roslaniec is the young Polish filmmaker behind the movie Baby Blues which is playing now at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Having made a splash with her debut feature Mall Girls (which was also selected to play TIFF,) Baby Blues was handpicked for the festival by TIFF’s CEO, Piers Handling, for being ...

WIN Tickets To See Lauryn Hill!!!

By Ursula Terlecki September in Toronto makes me giddy. There’s a great energy in the city thanks to the hugely successful and star-studded Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) and all the events and parties that accompany it. This year my excitement is off the charts. The main reason for this is the fact that eight-time Grammy ...