TIFF Remembers Roger Ebert


Roger Ebert loved Toronto (saying in 2010 that he could see himself living there), and had special affection for the annual Toronto International Film Festival. The festival in turn had special affection for him, and opened the 2013 show with a tribute to the late film critic with the above short. It's a lovely little tribute, and a reminder that TIFF remains one of the few earnest festivals going. It may attract the stars and the big festival films, but it remains at heart and in practise a simple film lovers festival. And no one loved films more than Ebert.

Via First Showing.
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