Dispatch Five

That's a wrap. C'est une synthèse.

Except for JCVD, which finished screening before I arrived, I saw every film I wanted to see. Sauf pour JCVD, qui a pris fin le dépistage avant mon arrivée, j'ai vu tous les films que je voulais voir.

Slumdog Millionaire won the People's Choice Award, a decision I can support, unlike last year, when Eastern Promises won. Taudischien Millionnaire a remporté le People's Choice Prix, une décision je peux soutenir, contrairement à l'année dernière, lorsque Orientale Promesses a gagné.

Final TIFF Leaderboard:
1. The Wrestler
2. Goodbye Solo
3. Slumdog Millionaire
4. The Good, the Bad, the Weird
5. A Film With Me In It
6. Kisses
7. Better Things
8. Tony Manero
9. The Brothers Bloom
10. Is There Anybody There?
11. Zack and Miri Make a Porno
12. Cooper's Camera
13. The Hurt Locker
14. Synecdoche, New York
15. Detroit Metal City
16. Patrik 1,5
17. Not Quite Hollywood
18. Martyrs
19. Gomorrah
20. Acné
21. Down to the Dirt
22. Control Alt Delete
23. Pontypool
24. Zift
25. The Ghost
59-0. In the Shadow of the Naga

I kinda want to hold my own film festival, even if it's just me renting out a theatre for a day and projecting a few DVDs. The problem is selling people on attending and where?

I have now spent 22 days of my life in Canada and seen 48 films in that time.

Back in the USSA tonight.

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