Tuesday, August 29, 2006

TIFF06: My Russian Film List

31st Toronto International Film Festival®
Thursday, September 7, 2006 - Saturday, September 16, 2006

As Torontonians, we are lucky to have a cinema “festival of festivals” for 10 days in the city.
I have 10 movies in My Film List (compare with last year):

The Pervert's Guide to Cinema
Programme: REAL TO REEL
Director: Sophie Fiennes
Country: United Kingdom/Austria/The Netherlands
Year: 2006
Language: English
Time: 150 minutes
Film Types: Colour/BW/HDCAM
Rating: 18A
SCREENING TIMES:
Thursday, September 07 5:00 PM ROYAL ONTARIO MUSEUM
Saturday, September 09 12:15 PM CUMBERLAND 3
Thursday, September 14 8:30 PM VARSITY 7


Borat Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
Programme: MIDNIGHT MADNESS
Director: Larry Charles
Country: USA
Year: 2006
Language: English
Time: 82 minutes
Film Types: Colour/35mm
SCREENING TIMES:
Thursday, September 07 11:59 PM RYERSON
Saturday, September 09 1:15 PM PARAMOUNT 2


The Italian (Italianetz) Итальянец
Programme: CONTEMPORARY WORLD CINEMA
Director: Andrei Kravchuk
Country: Russia
Year: 2005
Language: Russian
Time: 99 minutes
Film Types: Colour/35mm
Rating: 14A
SCREENING TIMES:
Friday, September 08 9:45 AM PARAMOUNT 3
Sunday, September 10 7:30 PM VARSITY 3



To Get to Heaven First You Have to Die (Bihisht Faqat Baroi Murdagon) Чтобы Попасть В Рай, Ты Должен Умереть
Programme: CONTEMPORARY WORLD CINEMA
Director: Djamshed Usmonov
Country: France/Germany/Russia/Switzerland
Year: 2006
Language: Tajik, Russian
Time: 90 minutes
Film Types: Colour/35mm
SCREENING TIMES:
Friday, September 08 10:00 AM PARAMOUNT 4
Friday, September 15 8:45 PM VARSITY 2



The Island (Ostrov) Остров
Programme: VISIONS
Director: Pavel Lounguine
Country: Russia
Year: 2006
Language: Russian
Time: 112 minutes
Film Types: Colour/35mm
Rating: 14A
SCREENING TIMES:
Monday, September 11 11:30 AM CUMBERLAND 1
Friday, September 15 12:45 PM VARSITY 4



Beales of Grey Gardens + Psychiatry in Russia

Film Title: The Beales of Grey Gardens
Programme: DIALOGUES: TALKING WITH PICTURES
Director: Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Ian Markiewicz
Country: USA
Year: 2006
Language: English
Time: 90 minutes
Film Types: Colour/Digital Betacam
Rating: PG

Film Title: Psychiatry in Russia
Programme: DIALOGUES: TALKING WITH PICTURES
Director: Albert Maysles
Country: USA
Year: 1955
Language: English
Time: 14 minutes
Film Types: BW/Betacam SP NTSC
Rating: PG
SCREENING TIMES:
Monday, September 11 2:15 PM AL GREEN THEATRE



Outsourced
Programme: CONTEMPORARY WORLD CINEMA
Director: John Jeffcoat
Country: USA
Year: 2006
Language: English
Time: 98 minutes
Film Types: Colour/HDCAM
Rating: PG
SCREENING TIMES:
Tuesday, September 12 5:30 PM VARSITY 8
Thursday, September 14 2:30 PM VARSITY 8
Saturday, September 16 7:30 PM VARSITY 8



When The Levees Broke: A Requiem In Four Acts
Programme: MASTERS
Director: Spike Lee
Country: USA
Year: 2006
Language: English
Time: 240 minutes
Film Types: Colour/HDCAM
Rating: PG
SCREENING TIMES:
Friday, September 15 6:00 PM RYERSON
Saturday, September 16 11:45 AM VARSITY 8



Trance (Transe)
Programme: CONTEMPORARY WORLD CINEMA
Director: Teresa Villaverde
Country: Portugal/France/Russia/Italy
Year: 2006
Language: Russian, German, Italian, Portuguese
Time: 126 minutes
Film Types: Colour/35mm
SCREENING TIMES:
Thursday, September 14 9:30 PM CUMBERLAND 2
Saturday, September 16 2:45 PM VARSITY 1



Primo Levi's Journey (La Strada di Levi)
Programme: REAL TO REEL
Director: Davide Ferrario
Country: Italy
Year: 2006
Language: Italian
Time: 91 minutes
Film Types: Colour/35mm
Rating: 14A
SCREENING TIMES:
Tuesday, September 12 9:00 PM PARAMOUNT 3
Thursday, September 14 10:00 AM PARAMOUNT 2


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3 comments:

Maya said...

Olga, thank you so much. It is good push for me to see a excellent movies.
Maya.

itceremony said...

Maya:
Also, you could find the complete film list with film descriptions linked to every movie, and a handy Screening Schedules which helps you view the schedule as a Visual Calendar, by sorted lists according to Date, Theatre, or Title!

Hope to see you around.

Anonymous said...

The Italian and the Island are the best because they are in Russian my favorite language and take place in Russia my favorite Country.The themes also are intresting.Thanks Olga for the information.Yakov.