Possible Oscar Front Runners Speculated At ‘Toronto International Film Festival’

By Neha Bakshi | 2 years ago
Possible Oscar Front Runners Speculated At ‘Toronto International Film Festival’
TIFF

“Toronto International Film Festival” 2015 is one of the most prestigious film festivals that previews the best work of the film fraternity from across the globe. The festival has already paved a path for the speculated front runner of Oscar this year providing a platform. Find out more about “Toronto International Film Festival” 2015 and possible contenders of Oscars this year.

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The festival kick started from September 10 – 20 and is said to have featured 289 films hailing from 71 countries along with 15 Galas and 34 Special Presentations. In the past there have been many movies that premiered at TIFF and went on to get Oscar awards ranging from movies like, “Slumdog Millionaire”, “The King’s Speech”, “The Theory of Everything”, “Still Alice”, and “American Beauty” just to name a few.

Some of the bright spots identified by the “Toronto International Film Festival” include Ridley Scotts’ “The Martian” based on the story of a left out NASA astronaut on Mars by his crew, the movie has been stated as the best ever performance of Mark Watney. Another applauded feature was “Our Brand Is Crisis” starred by Sandra Bullock as a bright strategist battling from a self-imposed retirement to beat her professional rival. Other flicks like “Room” and “Spotlight” might get the nomination for best picture and screenplay at the final showdown of Oscar as stated by The Guardian.

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However, the entries are at “Toronto International Film Festival” are in a puzzled state as of now and there are more award seasons lined up ahead which will eventually reveal the best one ahead.

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Neha graduated in Electronic Media and has worked with Timea group for 3 years. She is passionate about learning languages and is certified French Language Expert. She joined MNG in 2015.