1988 Toronto International Film Festival
|1988 Toronto International Film Festival|
|Opening film||Dead Ringers|
|Location||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Hosted by||Toronto International Film Festival Group|
|Number of films||300 films|
|Festival date||September 8, 1988–September 17, 1988|
The 13th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) took place in Toronto, Ontario, Canada between September 8 and September 17, 1988. Midnight Madness programme was introduced at the festival. The festival screened more than 300 films from all over the world. Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown by Pedro Almodóvar won the People's Choice Award at the festival, which later nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at Academy Award.
|People's Choice Award||Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown||Pedro Almodóvar|
|Best Canadian Feature Film||The Outside Chance of Maximilian Glick||Allan A. Goldstein|
|International Critics' Award||Distant Voices, Still Lives||Terence Davies|
- Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown by Pedro Almodóvar
- Distant Voices, Still Lives by Terence Davies
- A Short Film About Killing by Krzysztof Kieślowski
- Chocolat by Claire Denis
- The Last of England by Derek Jarman
- Earth Girls Are Easy by Julien Temple
- Track 29 by Nicolas Roeg
- The Thin Blue Line by Errol Morris
- Red Sorghum by Zhang Yimou
- Wherever You Are by Krzysztof Zanussi
- Love Is a Fat Woman by Alejandro Agresti
- The Way Things Go by Peter Fischli & David Weiss
- Tempos Difíceis by João Botelho
- Rouge by Stanley Kwan
- Story of Women by Claude Chabrol
- The Beast by Kevin Reynolds
- Três Menos Eu by João Canijo
- Madame Sousatzka by John Schlesinger
- Tango Bar by Marcos Zurinaga
- Ei by Danniel Danniel
- The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years by Penelope Spheeris
- Big Time by Chris Blum
- Hellbound: Hellraiser II by Tony Randel
- Heavy Petting by Obie Benz
- Forbidden to Forbid by Lothar Lambert
- Smoke 'Em If You Got 'Em by Ray Boseley
- Brand New Day by Amos Gitai
- Brain Damage by Frank Henenlotter
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