The 45th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival is scheduled to take place between September 10 and 19, 2020. Top Nollywood star, Genevieve Nnaji, will be joining a long list of celebrated movie stars for the Festival.
The occasion which will take place in Toronto, Canada will host the presence of top rated celebrities such as Priyanka Chopra, Donnie Yen, Tatiana Maslany, Shamier Anderson, American actors Brie Larson, Kasi Lemmons, Zachary Quinto, and Olivia Wilde; Israeli-American actor Natalie Portman; British actor Carey Mulligan; French actor Julie Delpy, Italian actor Isabella Rossellini, and Mexican actor Gael Garcia Bernal, and many more.
According to reports from the organisers, the selection for this year includes a lineup of 50 new feature films, five programs of short films, interactive talks, film cast reunions, Q&As with cast as well as filmmakers.
Cameron Bailey, the Artistic Director and Co-Head of TIFF said;
“TIFF will launch a digital platform for the Festival, affording new opportunities to connect with audiences beyond Toronto.”
He also stressed that the occasion has been fashioned to fit the moment, with physical screenings and drive-ins, digital screenings, virtual red carpets, press conferences, and industry talks.