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Toronto Sets 'Fahrenheit 11/9', 'Predator' And 'Halloween' World Premieres In Sidebar Slates

August 09,2018 21:24

The 2018 Toronto Film Festival has unveiled lineups for its key TIFF Docs and Midnight sidebars, which features a host of strong world premieres including for Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 11/9, Alexis Bloom's Roger Ailes pic Divide and Conquer and ...and more »


The 2018 Toronto Film Festival has unveiled lineups for its key TIFF Docs and Midnight sidebars, which features a host of strong world premieres including for Michael Moore’s Fahrenheit 11/9, Alexis Bloom’s Roger Ailes pic Divide and Conquer and Rashida Jones’ Quincy in the documentary section and Shane Black’s The Predator and David Gordon Green’s Halloween in the genre pic lineup.

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The fest, which kicks off its 43rd edition September 6, also revealed its classics sidebar TIFF Cinematheque and short films lineups Thursday. (See the full lists below.)
Moore’s Fahrenheit 9/11, which unveiled its first trailer today ahead of TIFF’s announcement and the pic’s September 21 theatrical release, will open the TIFF Docs sidebars, which also features the heart-stopping El Capitan free-climb docu Free Solo, Tom Donahue’s This Changes Everything and the closing film Searching for Ingmar Bergman.
Fox’s The Predator reboot, which hits big screens September 14, will lead off Toronto’s genre sidebar Midnight Madness, which closes with Gabriel Abrantes and Daniel Schmidt’s Diamantino. Universal’s Halloween reboot is using the Toronto section to launch its pic before the October 29 theatrical bow.
Here are the full lineups for the sidebars.
TIFF DOCS
American DharmaErrol Morris | USA/United KingdomNorth American Premiere
Angels Are Made Of LightJames Longley | USA/Denmark/NorwayCanadian Premiere
The Biggest Little FarmJohn Chester | USAInternational Premiere
Divide and Conquer: The Story of Roger AilesAlexis Bloom | USAWorld Premiere
The Elephant QueenVictoria Stone, Mark Deeble | United Kingdom/KenyaWorld Premiere
Fahrenheit 11/9 (opening night film)Michael Moore | USAWorld Premiere
Free SoloE. Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy Chin | USAInternational Premiere
Freedom FieldsNaziha Arebi | Libya/United Kingdom/Netherlands/USA/Qatar/Lebanon/CanadaWorld Premiere
Ghost FleetShannon Service, Jeffrey Waldron | USAInternational Premiere
Graves Without a Name (Les tombeaux sans noms)Rithy Panh | France/CambodiaCanadian Premiere
Heartbound (Hjertelandet)Janus Metz, Sine Plambech | Denmark/Netherlands/SwedenWorld Premiere
MaidenAlex Holmes | UKWorld Premiere
Maria by CallasTom Volf | FranceNorth American Premiere
Meeting GorbachevWerner Herzog, André Singer | UK/USA/GermanyCanadian Premiere
This Changes EverythingTom Donahue | USAWorld Premiere
Monrovia, IndianaFrederick Wiseman | USANorth American Premiere
Putin’s Witnesses (Svideteli Putina)Vitaly Mansky | Latvia/Switzerland/Czech RepublicInternational Premiere
QuincyRashida Jones, Alan Hicks | USAWorld Premiere
ScrewballBilly Corben | USAWorld Premiere
Searching for Ingmar Bergman (closing night film)Margarethe von Trotta | Germany/FranceNorth American Premiere
The Truth About Killer RobotsMaxim Pozdorovkin | USAWorld Premiere
Walking on WaterAndrey Paounov | Italy/USANorth American Premiere
When Arabs Danced (Au temps où les Arabes dansaient)Jawad Rhalib | BelgiumNorth American Premiere
Women Make Film: A New Road Movie Through CinemaMark Cousins | UKNorth American Premiere
MIDNIGHT MADNESS
Assassination NationSam Levinson | USAInternational Premiere
ClimaxGaspar Noé | FranceNorth American Premiere
Diamantino (closing night film)Gabriel Abrantes, Daniel Schmidt | Portugal/France/BrazilNorth American Premiere
HalloweenDavid Gordon Green | USAWorld Premiere
In FabricPeter Strickland | UKWorld Premiere
The Man Who Feels No PainVasan Bala | IndiaWorld Premiere
NekrotronicKiah Roache-Turner | AustraliaWorld Premiere
The Predator (opening night film)Shane Black | USAWorld Premiere
The Standoff at Sparrow CreekHenry Dunham | USAWorld Premiere
The WindEmma Tammi | USAWorld Premiere
TIFF CINEMATHEQUE
Atanarjuat: The Fast RunnerZacharias Kunuk | Canada (2001)
ChocolatClaire Denis | France (1988)
The Passion of Joan of Arc (La passion de Jeanne d’Arc)Carl Theodor Dreyer | France (1928)
PersonaIngmar Bergman | Sweden (1966)
SHORT CUTS
A New Year (Akhali Tseli)George Sikharulidze | GeorgiaWorld Premiere
A Wedding Day (Un jour de mariage)Elias Belkeddar | Algeria/FranceNorth American Premiere
All InclusiveCorina Schwingruber Ilić | SwitzerlandNorth American Premiere
All These CreaturesCharles Williams | AustraliaNorth American Premiere
The Ambassador’s WifeTheresa Traore Dahlberg | Burkina Faso/SwedenCanadian Premiere
Ballad of Blood and Two White BucketsYosep Anggi Noen | IndonesiaWorld Premiere
BavureDonato Sansone | FranceWorld Premiere
BirdieShelly Lauman | AustraliaInternational Premiere
The Call (Telefonul)Anca Damian | RomaniaNorth American Premiere
CircleJayisha Patel | UK/Canada/IndiaNorth American Premiere
Dodgy DaveCharlotte Regan | UKWorld Premiere
DulceGuille Isa, Angello Faccini | Colombia/USAInternational Premiere
Everything Calms Down (Todo se calma)Virginia Scaro | ArgentinaWorld Premiere
Facing North (Bukiikakkono)Tukei Muhumuza | USA/UgandaWorld Premiere
The Fall (La Chute)Boris Labbé | FranceNorth American Premiere
FeathersA.V. Rockwell | USAWorld Premiere
The FieldSandhya Suri | France/United Kingdom/IndiaCanadian Premiere
The Foreign Body (El Destetado)Héctor Silva Núñez | Venezuela/FranceWorld Premiere
Fuck You Anette Sidor | SwedenNorth American Premiere
GuaxumaNara Normande | France/BrazilNorth American Premiere
Hector Malot: The Last Day of the Year (Ektoras Malo: I Teleftea Mera Tis Chronias)Jacqueline Lentzou | GreeceNorth American Premiere
The Imminent Immanent (Baga’t Diri Tuhay Ta’t Pamahungpahung)Carlo Francisco Manatad | Philippines/Singapore/ItalyWorld Premiere
Interior (Interiør)Reed Van Dyk | Norway/USAWorld Premiere
JudgementRaymund Ribay Gutierrez | PhilippinesNorth American Premiere
L’été et tout le resteSven Bresser | NetherlandsNorth American Premiere
LouClara Balzary | USAWorld Premiere
Old Thing (Ha’Alte-Zachen)Roni Bahat | IsraelInternational Premiere
The Orphan (O Órfão)Carolina Markowicz | BrazilNorth American Premiere
ReneepoptosisRenee Zhan | Japan/USANorth American Premiere
Shadow CutLucy Suess | New ZealandNorth American Premiere
Shinaab: Part IILyle Corbine Jr. | USAWorld Premiere
This Magnificent Cake! (Ce Magnifique Gâteau!)Emma de Swaef, Marc James Roels | Belgium/France/NetherlandsCanadian Premiere
To Plant a FlagBobbie Peers | Norway/IcelandWorld Premiere
Umbra (Tariki)Saeed Jafarian | IranNorth American Premiere
ViktoríaBrúsi Ólason | IcelandInternational Premiere
Winners BitchSam Gurry | USAWorld Premiere

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