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Homecoming with Julia Roberts part of TIFF’s TV lineup

By Victoria AhearnThe Canadian Press Thu., Aug. 16, 2018 The TV lineup for this year’s Toronto International Film Festival has big-screen cachet, with Amazon Studios’ upcoming series Homecoming starring Julia Roberts and four other shows organizers tout as “bold” projects with cinematic qualities. Based on the podcast of the same name, Homecoming stars Roberts as…

Canadian short films added to Cannes festival lineup

Two more Canadian films, both of them shorts, have been added to next month’s Cannes Film Festival lineup. Both will have their world premieres in the International Critics’ Week parallel program. Tesla: Lumière mondiale, by Matthew Rankin, promises to be electrifying. Set in the New York of 1905, it makes what’s billed as a “spectacular”…