MOSCOW (September 9, 2015) – From 10 to 20 of September Toronto will host the 40th International Film Festival – TIFF. The festival embraces the most significant and bright works created not only by the famous cinema figures, but also by young authors from all over the world. The world premieres of the most promising films are held here as well. The main and the only prize goes to the work that is chosen by the viewers as the best.
Industry office, the business platform for the professionals, will traditionally be opened at TIFF. Apart from conference programme, workshops and famous filmmakers’ speeches, the international film market will take place. Russia will be presented at the RUSSIAN CINEMA stand organized by the Cinema Fund and supported by the Ministry of Culture. Since 2014 the RUSSIAN CINEMA stand is the official partner of the Toronto Film Festival. This year it will be the second time the RUSSIAN CINEMA stand works in cooperation with ROSKINO. Today RUSSIAN CINEMA stand is the main platform for systematically promoting Russian cinema on the international level. In Toronto the stand will host 15 Russian companies distributing films and animation worldwide.