Toronto Fest announces full line-up

Aug 20, 2002 by Ian Evans

The 27th Toronto International Film Festival announced its full line-up of films today at a press conference at the Windsor Arms hotel.

Besides the previously announced galas, the Festival announced the rest of the Gala schedule including: Joel Schumacher’s Phone Booth starring Colin Farrell; Neil Jordan’s The Good Thief with Nick Nolte; Danièle Thompson’s Jet Lag with Jean Reno and Juliette Binoche; Far From Heaven, with Julianne Moore and Dennis Quaid; Jim Sheridan’s In America (working title) with Samantha Morton; Emilio Martínez-Lázaro’s The Other Side of the Bed; and Patrice Leconte’s L’Homme du Train.

Other films include: Assassination Tango from actor/director Robert Duvall; Matt Dillon’s directorial debut City of Ghost with James Caan; Paul Schrader’s Auto Focus which features Greg Kinnear as the late Bob Crane; and Pedro Almodóvar’s Talk to Her.

As usual, we can expect a long list of celebs to attend the festival including Dustin Hoffman, Adam Sandler, John Cusack and Sissy Spacek.

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