1986 Toronto International Film Festival

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1986 Toronto International Film Festival
1986 Toronto International Film Festival poster.jpg
Festival poster by Voytek Gorczynski
Opening film The Decline of the American Empire
Location Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Hosted by Toronto International Film Festival Group
Festival date September 4, 1986 (1986-09-04)–September 13, 1986 (1986-09-13)
Language English
Website tiff.net

The 11th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) took place in Toronto, Ontario, Canada between September 4 and September 13, 1986. The Decline of the American Empire by Denys Arcand was selected as the opening film. It won People's Choice Award at the festival and later got nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at Oscars.[1][2]

Awards[edit]

Award[3][4] Film Director
People's Choice Award The Decline of the American Empire Denys Arcand
Best Canadian Feature Film The Decline of the American Empire Denys Arcand
Best Canadian Feature Film - Special Jury Citation Sitting in Limbo John N. Smith
Best Canadian Feature Film - Special Jury Citation Dancing in the Dark Martha Henry (for acting)
International Critics' Award Man Facing Southeast Eliseo Subiela

Programme[edit]

Gala Presentation[edit]

Canadian Perspective[edit]

Documentaries[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fun facts about TIFF". CBC News. Retrieved October 18, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Taking a look back at TIFF". Retrieved October 18, 2013. 
  3. ^ "TIFF Awards" Archived 2012-09-27 at the Wayback Machine.. tiff.net, October 16, 2013.
  4. ^ "TIFF People's Choice prize heralds film industry kudos". CBC News. Retrieved October 16, 2013. 

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