Toronto is a cultural epicentre right now. We know that. Don’t believe us? Look at all the film festivals happening in Toronto this weekend.
1. Water Docs Film Festival: in its final days, catch a flick at AGO’s Jackman Hall.
2. Human Rights Watch Film Festival: highlights eight features shedding light on human rights crises and atrocities happening around the world.
3. Canadian Film Festival: takes place over at our friends’ place (The Royal Cinema) and celebrates Canadian film and talent. Whoop whoop!
4. Reel Artists Film Festival: is a festival focused on docs that chronicle risks taken in art, often by looking into the lives of artists. It’s at the TIFF Bell Lightbox.
5. Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour: this tour lands in 30 different countries with a collection of hte best films about sport and adventure.
6. Toronto Nepali Film Festival: features seven feature films and several shorts about Nepalis by Nepali and non-Nepali filmmakers.
Which festivals are you checking out or will you try to hit them all?