Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Tentative TIFF '10 Schedule

This is certainly subject to change after buzz and the ticket lottery have their way with me, but here's my Festival plan as it currently stands:

09 September
18:00 Film Socialism (Jean-Luc Godard)
21:00 Inside Job (Charles Ferguson)

10 September
12:00 Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen (Andrew Lau)
15:00 Bad Faith (Kristian Petri)
18:00 Poetry (Lee Chang-dong)
21:00 Passion Play (Mitch Glazer)
23:59 Super (James Gunn)

11 September
9:00 Wasted on the Young (Ben C. Lucas)
12:00 The King's Speech (Tom Hooper)
14:15 What I Most Want (Delfina Castagnino)
15:30 Boxing Gym (Frederick Wiseman)
17:45 Armadillo (Janus Metz)
20:00 Love Crime (Alain Corneau)
22:00 Break Up Club (Barbara Wong)
23:59 Bunraku (Guy Moshe)

12 September
9:30 Made in Dagenham (Nigel Cole)
12:00 The Conspirator (Robert Redford)
14:30 The Illusionist (Sylvain Chomet)
16:30 The First Grader (Justin Chadwick)
18:30 Tabloid (Errol Morris)
21:00 Hereafter (Clint Eastwood)
23:59 Vanishing on 7th Street (Brad Anderson)

13 September
9:00 Mamma Gogo (Fridrik Thor Fridriksson)
12:00 Outside the Law (Rachid Bouchareb)
15:00 127 Hours (Danny Boyle)
17:15 Home for Christmas (Bent Hamer)
19:00 Nostalgia for the Light (Patricio Guzman)
21:45 Cave of Forgotten Dreams (Werner Herzog)
23:59 John Carpenter's The Ward (John Carpenter)

14 September
9:00 Miral (Julian Schnabel)
12:00 Submarine (Richard Ayoade)
14:30 Rabbit Hole (John Cameron Mitchell)
16:30 The Housemaid (Im Sang-soo)
18:45 Heartbeats (Xavier Dolan)
21:00 Leap Year (Michael Rowe)
23:59 Insidious (James Wan)

15 September
9:30 Potiche (Francois Ozon)
12:30 Buried (Rodrigo Cortes)
15:00 Brighton Rock (Rowan Joffe)
18:15 Blue Valentine (Derek Cianfrance)
21:15 Kaboom (Gregg Araki)
23:59 Red Nights (Julien Carbon | Laurent Courtiaud)

16 September
9:00 The Bang Bang Club (Steven Silver)
12:00 Dirty Girl (Abe Sylvia)
14:00 13 Assassins (Takashi Miike)
- or -
14:15 The Ditch (Wang Bing)
17:30 I Saw the Devil (Kim Jee-woon)
20:00 Sandcastle (Boo Junfeng)
22:30 Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (Apichatpong Weeresethakul)

17 September
9:00 It's Kind of a Funny Story (Anna Boden|Ryan Fleck)
12:00 Sarah's Key (Gilles Paquet Brenner)
14:00 A Horrible Way to Die (Adam Wingard)
17:00 I Wish I Knew (Jia Zhangke)
20:00 Cold Fish (Sion Sono)
23:59 Stake Land (Jim Mickle)

18 September
9:00 Norwegian Wood (Tran Anh Hung)
- or -
9:00 Special Treatment (Jeanne Labrune)
12:00 Conviction (Tony Goldwyn)
14:45 Little White Lies (Guillaume Canet)
- or -
15:00 Guest (Jose Luis Guerin)
18:30 Promises Written in Water (Vincent Gallo)
21:00 Black Swan (Darren Aronofsky)
23:59 Fire of Conscience (Dante Lam)

19 September
9:00 The Sleeping Beauty (Catherine Briellat)
12:00 You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (Woody Allen)
- or -
13:00 Genpin (Naomi Kawase)
15:00 Monsters (Gareth Edwards)
- or -
15:15 Three (Tom Tykwer)

... and I come crawling back.

So, after mistakenly deleting my blog over at, I've decided to switch back to this site for festival updates. Hopefully that will prevent any future mishaps, but you never know if I'm at the helm.