Tag Archives: TIFF 2014

First US Trailer for Tetsuya Nakashima’s ‘The World of Kanako’

Nana Komatsuin

Tetsuya Nakashima’s wacky Japanese thriller The World of Kanako has finally received the first US teaser trailer from Drafthouse Films and it looks delightfully insane and totally NSFW.

This electric, high-energy mystery thriller had its North American premiere at Toronto International Film Festival in 2014 and has played multiple regional festivals since.

TIFF 2015 Line-up Announced

Toronto International Film Festival

Today, the Toronto International Film Festival announced its line-up which did not disappoint, including the world premieres of Ridley Scott‘s sci-fi flick The Martian, Jay Roach‘s Trumbo, the Jake Gyllenhaal-led Demolition, and a new Michael Moore‘s documentary Where to Invade Next, as well as screenings of Tom Hooper‘s The Danish Girl starring Eddie Redmayne,

New Trailer for SAMBA with Omar Sy and Charlotte Gainsbourg

Sy And Gainsbourg

Broad Green Pictures has released the official Samba trailer for the film’s USA release. The offbeat rom-com reunites The Intouchables‘ directing duo Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano with that film’s star, Omar Sy, alongside Tahar Rahim and Charlotte Gainsbourg.

LOVE & MERCY Full-Length Trailer has Good Vibrations

Brian Wilson Biopic

Paul Dano and John Cusack are Beach Boys frontman Brian Wilson in director Bill Pohlad’s upcoming drama Love & Mercy. The film premiered at TIFF last fall and will hit theaters on June 5th.

Love & Mercy received acclaim from early reviews who praised Dano’s performance as the young Wilson


Drafthouse Films have delivered the US trailer for The Look of Silence, a follow-up to Joshua Oppenheimer last year’s deeply affecting and critically-acclaimed documentary The Act of Killing.

Oppenheimer further explores the reverberating effects of the ’65 genocide on Indonesian culture,

New Trailer and Poster for BOYCHOIR, Starring Dustin Hoffman

François Girard School Drama

I’m not sure if I’m the audience for some Dustin Hoffman-starring school drama, but I was more than a little exited when I saw Eddie Izzard in Boychoir. If nothing else, I will mentally catalogue this pic to get a better idea of his work.

First Finnish BIG GAME Trailer has Samuel L. Jackson as the President

Jalmari Helander Parody Flick

This looks insanely unrealistic, but Samuel L. Jackson was going to be playing the President of the United States of America in a Finnish film.

Yeah, the first trailer and poster have been released for the comedy/parody flick Big Game, written and directed by Jalmari Helander who is best known for directing 2010′s Santa-centric horror movie Rare Exports.