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Steve Fonyo is the subject of documentary Hurt, which makes its world premiere at TIFF.

With 289 features lined up for TIFF, how's a movie-goer to choose? Through the festival, we'll point you to three films on our radar showing that day.

Monday, Sept. 14


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In and out of relationships, substance problems, living quarters and legal scraps, former Canadian media hero – and revoked Order of Canada member – Steve Fonyo is a subject fit for anti-heroic down-and-dirty documentary treatment.


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Six prosperous Greek men are hanging out on a luxury yacht, spear-fishing, swimming and dining when they decide to play a parlour game in which they will rate each other's behaviour in a variety of contests. Who's courageous enough to give blood? Who makes the most convincing phone call home? And yes, who has the biggest dick.


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Spotlight is an assured and tight retelling of the Boston Globe's investigation into the Catholic Church's legacy of child abuse and cover-ups.

Read more about these films, and other TIFF highlights, here.

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