Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Sean Kelly

TIFF07: My (nearly) Final Film List

Alright, after visiting the box office this morning I now have put together 90% of the films that I will be seeing this year at the festival. The only ticket I have left to buy is one for a second film on Saturday (using a voucher from my final volunteer shift on Friday).

With that said, here are the rundown of the films I will be seeing during the week.

Wednesday September 12

Title: Stuck
Programme: Midnight Madness
Director: Stuart Gordon
Cast: Stephen Rea, Mena Suvari, Russell Hornsby, Rukiya Bernard, John Dunsworth

Title: The Take
Programme: Special Presentations
Director: Brad Furman
Cast: John Leguizamo, Tyrese Gibson, Bobby Cannavale, Rosie Perez

Thursday September 13

Title: Paranoid Park
Programme: Vanguard
Director: Gus Van Sant
Cast: Gabe Nevins, Dan Liu, Jake Miller, Taylor Momsen, Lauren McKinney


Title: King of California
Programme: Contemporary World Cinema
Director: Mike Cahill
Cast: Michael Douglas, Evan Rachel Wood

Title: Death Defying Acts
Programme: Special Presentations
Director: Gillian Armstrong
Cast: Guy Pearce, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Timothy Spall, Saoirse Ronan

Title: Smiley Face
Programme: Vanguard
Director: Gregg Araki
Cast: Anna Faris, Danny Masterson, Adam Brody, John Krasinski, John Cho

Friday September 14

Title: Married Life
Programme: Special Presentations
Director: Ira Sachs
Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Chris Cooper, Patricia Clarkson, Rachel McAdams, David Richmond-Peck

Title: I'm Not There
Programme: Special Presentations
Director: Todd Haynes
Cast: Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Marcus Carl Franklin, Richard Gere, Heath Ledger, Ben Whishaw, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Julianne Moore, David Cross

Saturday September 15

Title: Nothing is Private
Programme: Special Presentations
Director: Alan Ball
Cast: Aaron Eckhart, Toni Collette, Maria Bello, Peter Macdissi, Summer Bishil, Eugene Jones

Title: TBD
Programme: TBD
Director: TBD
Cast: TBD

As you can see, I am very to be VERY busy this week (especially on Thrusday).

Sean Kelly

About Sean Kelly -

Sean Patrick Kelly is a self-described ├╝ber-geek, who has been an avid film lover for all his life. He graduated from York University in 2010 with an honours B.A. in Cinema and Media Studies and he likes to believe he knows what he’s talking about when he writes about film (despite occasionally going on pointless rants).