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Toronto International Film Festival 2014 - From the Netherlands

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From the Netherlands at TIFF 2014

*DISCOVERY*

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Atlantic.
World premiere
(feature, 94')
Directed by Jan-Willem van Ewijk
Produced by Augustus Productions (NL), Ph: +31 23 551 0069, info@augustusfilm.com, www.augustusfilm.com in co-production with Man's Film (BE), Endorphine Produktion (DE)
Sales: Fortissimo Films, Ph: +31 20 627 3215, info@fortissimo.nl, www.fortissimo.nl
After watching European tourists come and go for many years, Fettah takes off on an epic ocean journey along the Moroccan Atlantic coast to Europe on a windsurf board.

Sun Sep 7, 16:15 Scotiabank 11 (press & industry)
Mon Sep 8, 21:45 Cinema 2
Wed Sep 10, 16:45 Scotiabank 13
Thu Sep 11, 15:30 Scotiabank 11 (press & industry)
Sun Sep 14, 09:30 Scotiabank 4

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The Intruder World premiere
(feature, 86')
Directed by Shariff Korver
Produced by Lemming Film, Ph: +31 20 661 0424, info@lemmingfilm.com, www.lemmingfilm.com
An ambitious young Dutch Moroccan policeman infiltrates in one of the most notorious drug dealing families in Amsterdam. Entangled between his conscious desire for full recognition, he is confronted with his unconscious desire for a home and identity.
Fri Sep 5, 17:00 Scotiabank 10 (press & industry)
Fri Sep 5, 21:30 Scotiabank 1
Sat Sep 6, 22:00 Scotiabank 8
Wed Sep 10, 19:15 Scotiabank 6 (press & industry)
Fri Sep 12, 09:30 Scotiabank 4

*CONTEMPORARY WORLD CINEMA*

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Frailer
World premiere
(feature, 80')
Directed by Mijke de Jong
Produced by Topkapi Films, Ph: +31 20 303 2494, info@topkapifilms.nl, www.topkapifilms.nl and PRPL, Ph: +31 20 737 0189, info@prpl.nl, www.prpl.nl
Four sisters; one of them has cancer and will die. All come  together to support their sister…
Thu Sep 4, 17:15 Scotiabank 4
Fri Sep 5, 16:15 Cinema 4
Fri Sep 5, 19:30 Scotiabank 8 (press & industry)
Wed Sep 10, 11:15 Scotiabank 8 (press & industry)
Sun Sep 14, 12:15 Scotiabank 14

*TIFF KIDS*

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Secrets of War International premiere
(feature, 94')
Directed by Dennis Bots
Produced by Rinkel Film (NL), Ph: +31 20 616 3231, info@rinkelfilm.com, www.rinkelfilm.com and Bijker Film & TV (NL), Ph: +31 20 226 0100, info@bijker.tv, www.bijker.tv in co-production with Living Stone (BE), Tarantula (LU)
Sales: Sola Media, Ph: +49 71 1479 3666, post@sola-media.com, www.sola-media.com
Against the provincial background of WWII, Tuur's trust in best friend Lambert is tested when both boys befriend Maartje. The revelation of Maartje's secret endangers their lives and friendship.
Sun Sep 7, 16:15 Cinema 3
Mon Sep 8, 14:30 Scotiabank 7 (press & industry)
Sun Sep 14, 12:30 Scotiabank 3

*SHORT CUTS INTERNATIONAL*

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The Last Day of Summer
World premiere
(short, 19')
Directed by Feike Santbergen
Produced by Filos, Ph: +31 6 4778 3944, info@filosfilm.nl, www.filosfilm.nl
Three teenage friends go out for a relaxing day at the beach, but one phone call changes everything.
Sun Sep 7, 19:00 Scotiabank 14
Mon Sep 8, 09:00 Scotiabank 5 (press & industry)
Sat Sep 13, 11:45 Scotiabank 10

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A Single Life
World premiere
(animated short, 2')
Directed and produced by Job, Joris & Marieke, Ph: +31 6 4148 7107, info@jobjorisenmarieke.nl, www.jobjorisenmarieke.nl
Sales: SND Films, Ph:+31 20 404 0707, info@sndfilms.com, www.sndfilms.com
When playing a mysterious vinyl single, Pia is suddenly able to travel through her life.
Sun Sep 7, 19:00 Scotiabank 14
Mon Sep 8, 09:00 Scotiabank 5 (press & industry)
Sat Sep 13, 11:45 Scotiabank 10

*WAVELENGTHS*

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Episode of the Sea
World premiere
(feature, 63')
Directed by Lonnie van Brummelen, Siebren de Haan
Produced by Van Brummelen & De Haan, info@vanbrummelenendehaan.nl, www.vanbrummelendehaan.nl
Episode of the Sea is the outcome of a two-year collaboration with the fishing community of a former Dutch island. Rendered in black and white, evoking neorealist drama and early documentaries, it shows fishing and filmmaking as practices passed on by ancestors, yet on the verge of obsolescence.
Sat Sep 6, 21:45 Cinema 4
Sun Sep 7, 11:45 Scotiabank 6 (press & industry)
Mon Sep 8, 09:15 Cinema 4
Sat Sep 13, 12:45 Cinema 4

minority Dutch co-productions at TIFF

*CONTEMPORARY WORLD CINEMA*

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Men who Save the World

(feature, 93')
Directed by Liew Seng Tat
NL co-producer: Volya Films, Ph: +31 10 415 5621, info@volyafilms.com, www.volyafilms.com
Home is not where you live; it is who you live with.
Sat Sep 6, 21:00 Scotiabank 6 (press & industry)
Tue Sep 9, 21:30 Scotiabank 14
Thu Sep 11, 19:15 Isabel Bader Theatre
Sat Sep 13, 15:15 Scotiabank 14

Two Shots Fired
(feature, 90')
Directed by Martín Rejtman
NL co-producers: Waterland Film, Ph: +31 20 763 0663, mail@waterlandfilm.nl, www.waterlandfilm.nl and Fortuna Films
Sixteen-year-old Mariano finds a gun at his home. In a thoughtless moment he shoots himself twice, but survives.
Thu Sep 4, 16:00 Scotiabank 11 (press & industry)
Fri Sep 5, 21:15 Scotiabank 4
Sun Sep 8, 14:00 Jackman Hall
Fri Sep 12, 15:15 Scotiabank 4

*VANGUARD*

They Have Escaped
(feature, 101')
Directed by Jukka Pekka Valkeapää
NL co-producer: Revolver Media (NL), Ph: +31 20 820 8987, welcome@revolver.nl, www.revolver.nl
Sales: The Yellow Affair, Ph: +48 8 645 1212, www.yellowaffair.com
Boy flees with girl. A visually told story of love, escape, hope, violence and survival.
Sun Sep 7, 10:30 Scotiabank 9 (press & industry)
Mon Sep 8, 21:45 The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema
Wed Sep 10, 18:45 Scotiabank 14
Wed Sep 10, 19:00 Scotiabank 11 (press & industry)
Sat Sep 13, 12:15 Scotiabank 11

*MIDNIGHT MADNESS*

Cub World premiere
(feature, 85')
Directed by Jonas Govaerts
Written by Jonas Govaerts, Roel Mondelaers
NL co-producer: Submarine (NL), Ph: +31 20 330 1226, info@submarine.nl, www.submarine.nl
Sales: Kinology, www.kinology.eu
Sam and the rest of his troupe of young Cub Scouts find themselves in a forest filled with deadly traps, placed there by a psychopathic huntsman.
Mon Sep 8, 16:00 Scotiabank 11 (press & industry)
Wed Sep 10, 23:59 Ryerson
Thu Sep 11, 17:00 Scotiabank 6 (press & industry)
Thu Sep 11, 21:30 Scotiabank 8
Sat Sep 13, 12:30 Scotiabank 13

*WAVELENGTHS*
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Jauja
(feature, 108')
Directed by Lisandro Alonso
NL co-producer: Fortuna Films, Ph: +31 20 6272198, fortunafilms@runbox.com
Sales: NDM, Ph: +33 6 2610 0765, fm@mantarraya.com, http://mantarraya.com/en
The Ancient Ones said that Jauja was a mythological land of abundance and happiness. Many expeditions tried to find the place to verify this. With time, the legend grew disproportionately. People were undoubtedly exaggerating, as they usually do. The only thing that is known for certain is that all who tried to find this earthly paradise got lost on the way.
Thu Sep 4, 14:15 Scotiabank 7 (press & industry)
Wed Sep 10, 21:15 Cinema 1
Thu Sep 11, 12:30 Jackman Hall
Sat Sep 13, 21:30 Jackman Hall

Maidan
(documentary, 131')
Directed by Sergei Loznitsa
NL co-producer: Atoms & Void, atomypustota.info@gmail.com
Maidan chronicles a civil uprising which took place in Kiev (Ukraine) in the winter of 2013/14.
Thu Sep 4, 15:00 Scotiabank 10 (press & industry)
Wed Sep 10, 21:45 Cinema 3
Thu Sep 11, 15:15 Jackman Hall
Sat Sep 13, 19:30 Scotiabank 10

*TIFF DOCS*

The Yes Men Are Revolting World premiere
Directed by Laura Nix, The Yes Men
NL co-producer: Pieter van Huystee Film, Ph: +31 20 421 0606, info@pvhfilm.nl, www.pvhfilm.nl
Sales: Cinetic Media, www.cineticmedia.com
The sequel to the hit 2003 documentary follows activist-pranksters Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonnano as they pull the rug out from under mega-corporations, government officials and a complacent media in a series of outrageous stunts designed to draw awareness to the issue of climate change.
Fri Sep 5, 20:45 Scotiabank 2
Sun Sep 7, 14:00 Scotiabank 14
Mon Sep 8, 16:00 Scotiabank 11 (press & industry)
Thu Sep 11, 17:00 Scotiabank 6 (press & industry)
Fri Sep 12, 21:15
Scotiabank 4

From the Netherlands at TORONTO INDIE FILM FESTIVAL

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Silent Ones

Directed by Ricky Rijneke
Produced by Rotterdam Films, Ph: +31 10 465 8565, info@rotterdamfilms.nl
www.rotterdamfilms.nl

Sales: Wide Management, Ph: +33 1 5395 0464, infos@widemanagement.com, www.widemanagement.com
After her brother's disappearance, a young woman leaves aboard a cargo ship to keep her promise of finding a better life.
Wed Sep 10, 21:15 Carlton Cinemas


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