ELEVATION PICTURES' ANNOUCES NINE TITLES FOR TIFF 2023!
Elevation Pictures announces nine titles at this year's Toronto International Film Festival
Elevation Pictures is thrilled to announce that ANATOMY OF A FALL, DUMB MONEY, KNOX GOES AWAY, LA CHIMERA, LEE, SEVEN VEILS, SING SING, THE ROYAL HOTEL, and THE ZONE OF INTEREST were all a part of today's TIFF 2023 announcement. Additional information on interview and review opportunities for all of these titles will be forthcoming. For other markets, note that we are hoping that many of these titles will premiere at your local international film festivals this Fall.
The Toronto International Film Festival takes place September 7–17, 2023.
TIFF and Elevation will respect SAG-AFTRA protocols regarding the participation of its members at the festival.
ANATOMY OF A FALL
Director: Justine Triet Writer: Justine Triet, Arthur Harari Starring: Sandra Hüller, Swann Arlaud, Milo Machado Graner
A woman is suspected of her husband's murder, and their blind son faces a moral dilemma as the sole witness.
Director: Craig Gillespie
Writer: Lauren Schuker Blum, Rebecca Angelo, Ben Mezrich
Starring: Paul Dano, Shailene Woodley, Vincent D'Onofrio, Pete Davidson, Seth Rogen
Dumb Money is the ultimate David vs. Goliath tale, based on the insane true story of everyday people who flipped the script on Wall Street and got rich by turning GameStop (yes, the mall videogame store) into the world's hottest company.
KNOX GOES AWAY
Director: Michael Keaton
Writer: Gregory Poirier
Starring: James Marsden, Al Pacino, Michael Keaton
A contract killer who was diagnosed with a fast-moving form of dementia has an opportunity to redeem himself by saving the life of his estranged adult son.
Director: Alice Rohrwacher Writer: Carmela Covino, Marco Pettenello, Alice Rohrwacher Starring: Josh O'Connor, Carol Duarte, Vincenzo Nemolato
A group of archaeologists and the black market of historical artifacts.
Director: Ellen Kuras Writer: Lem Dobbs, Liz Hannah, John Collee Starring: Alexander Skarsgård, Kate Winslet, Andrea Riseborough
Former Vogue Cover girl Lee Miller leaves a life of glamour and heads into the heart of WW2 and reports it her way - with a woman’s eye. LEE is the spectacular true story of a woman ahead of her time; an American pioneer possessed of unbridled courage, love and lust that does not dim in middle age.
THE ROYAL HOTEL
Director: Kitty Green Writer: Kitty Green, Oscar Redding Starring: Julia Garner, Jessica Henwick, Hugo Weaving
Follows two friends, who resort to a working holiday at the Royal Hotel, which is notorious for cycling through young female employees constantly. They end up subjected to mind games and manipulation, trapped in the middle of nowhere.
Director: Atom Egoyan Writer: Atom Egoyan Starring: Amanda Seyfried, Douglas Smith, Mark O'Brien
An earnest theater director has the task of remounting her former mentor's most famous work, the opera Salome. Some disturbing memories from her past will allow her repressed trauma to colour the present.
Director: Greg Kwedar Writer: Greg Kwedar Starring: Colman Domingo
SING SING tells the true story of one of the nation’s only theater programs inside of a maximum-security prison: Sing Sing Correctional Facility in upstate New York. Moving, funny, and full of heart, the film follows the group’s struggle to produce a single play from casting to opening night.
THE ZONE OF INTEREST
Director: Jonathan Glazer Writer: Jonathan Glazer, Martin Amis Starring: Sandra Hüller, Christian Friedel, Ralph Herforth
The commandant of Auschwitz, Rudolf Höss, and his wife Hedwig, strive to build a dream life for their family in a house and garden next to the camp.