The Stairs, Hugh Gibson’s documentary about three recovering drug addicts in Toronto’s Moss Park, was named the winner of the 2016 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award, given by the Toronto Film Critics Association.
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The Toronto Film Critics Association (TFCA) awarded Best Picture of 2016 award to Moonlight, directed by Barry Jenkins.
Films From Deepa Mehta, Xavier Dolan Among Canadian Films at 2016 Toronto International Film Festival
The Toronto International Film Festival announced the lineup of Canadian features, packed with World Premieres from acclaimed filmmakers Deepa Mehta, Alanis Obomsawin, Bruce McDonald, and Brigitte Berman to promising new work from Kevan Funk, Anne Émond, Chloé Robichaud, Jamie Kastner, and Vincent Biron.
Bastards y Diablos, with several cast and crew members who hailed from nearby Medford, Oregon, swept both the juried and audience awards for Best Feature at the 2016 Ashland Independent Film Festival.