RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The close of the annual Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is, generally speaking, considered the (unofficial) kick-off for the movie awards season.
Held this year from September 5 to 15, TIFF’s ten-day program presented more than 100 features, amounting to a frenzy of films, many of which are vying to be singled out for Oscars and other awards nominations that guarantee the production a greater box office boom and a secure place in cinema history.
Awards pundits and predictors who attended TIFF19 with scouting eyes wide open are now busy championing their favorites . . .