10 British Facts about TIFF
Canada's largest city is in the spotlight as the biggest names in film arrive for the 40th Toronto International Film Festival.
1. A runaway success!
Chariots of Fire made its North American premiere at TIFF in 1981 and won the coveted People's Choice Award. The film (and its awesome soundtrack) would go on to win 4 Oscars.
2. you love us!
11 other UK films have also won the People's Choice Award at TIFF. Including these cinematic stand outs:
5. The Imitation Game wasn't fiction.
In fact, Canada played a key role in that effort and earlier this year the UK awarded three Bletchley Park medals to Canadians who helped break German and Japanese ciphers.