Tuesday September 15th, 2020
(This Interview is also on YouTube https://tinyurl.com/yybonzo3 )
(This Interview is also on Soundcloud https://tinyurl.com/y4w3par3 )
The 45th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival https://tiff.net is in full swing (running from September 10–19). Because of the COVID-19 pandemic https://tinyurl.com/ there’s a different look for the festival as it has adopted a mix of physical screenings, drive-ins, digital screenings, virtual red carpets, press conferences, and industry talks. This year’s selection comprises a lineup of 50 new feature films, five programmes of short films, as well as interactive talks, film cast reunions, and Q&As with cast and filmmakers. Rudy Blair Entertainment Media rudyblairmedia.com speaks with Artistic Director Cameron Bailey https://tinyurl.com/y2yhunwv on how the festival has adapted during the pandemic, some of the new film viewing features available, plans for next year and some of the features, Canadian, diversity, Indigenous short and animation films to see including the animation film Wolfwalkers https://tinyurl.com/y59ba34u .