Cinema Overnight: de beste films van Toronto Filmfestival


In Cinema Overnight delen we het meest opvallende nieuws uit de filmwereld, terwijl Nederland nog op één oor lag.

Op dit moment is in Toronto het jaarlijkse filmfestival bezig. Tijdens dat festival gaat een aantal grote titels in première, die dit jaar zomaar tot het rijtje ‘beste films’ kunnen gaan behoren. Hieronder een lijstje van Amerikaanse bloggers ter plaatse – zodat je weet welke films je vast op je watchlist kunt zetten.

The Martian
During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. (130 mins.)

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The successful career of Hollywood screenwriter, Dalton Trumbo, comes to an end when he is blacklisted in the 1940s for being a Communist. (124 mins.)

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The Danish Girl
The remarkable love story inspired by the lives of artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda’s marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili’s groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer. (120 mins.)

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A modern-day story about the boundless love between mother and child; young Jack knows nothing of the world except for the single room in which he was born and raised. (118 mins.)

Black Mass
The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf. (122 mins.)

Jake Gyllenhaal demolition

A successful investment banker struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash. (100 mins.)

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A movie shot in a single take about Victoria, a runaway party girl, who’s asked by three friendly men to join them as they hit the town. Their wild night of partying turns into a bank robbery.(138 mins.)

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A futuristic love story set in a world where emotions have been eradicated. (101 mins.)

New Jersey police lieutenant, Laurel Hester, and her registered domestic partner, Stacie Andree, both battle to secure Hester’s pension benefits when she is diagnosed with terminal cancer.(103 mins.)

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