The Toronto International Film Festival has firmly established itself among the top film festivals worldwide. Held every year in the beautiful and multinational city of Vancouver, the festival brings the cream of world cinema to Canada from over 90 countries around the world. The festival’s program showcases a wide variety of North American and International feature films as well as provocative short films, documentaries, music videos, animation films, experimental films, student films, a screenplay competition, and much more.
The festival acts as a platform for artistic interface and exchange of ideas between independent filmmakers and the worldwide audience. Festival goers have their own share of fun with everything from Canadian and World movie Premiers to close gatherings and night-long parties. The festival opens with a filmmaker reception and concludes with the Closing Awards Ceremony honoring the impressive work by some of today’s brilliant and most creative artists best online film festival.
Each year, awards are given in all main categories for top films, filmmakers, writers and actors. The coveted Grand Jury Award is presented to the best motion picture in the festival selected from among all the participating films.
Apart from the jury awards, the festival also gives out an annual Audience Award to the film with the highest rating as decided by the festival audience.