Film buff Ian Mah went through some of the NOW Reviews and recommended these for people interested in learning more about the cultures of their neighbours in multicultural Toronto.
We are the Best! by Swedish film maker Lukas Moodysson.
Bad Hair by Venezuelan writer-director Marina Rondón.
Like Father, Like Son by Japanese director Hirokazu Koreeda.
Closed Curtain by Iranian film director Jafar Panahi.
For Those Who Can Tell No Tales by Bosnian director Jasmila Žbanić.
Watermark by photographer Edward Burtynsky and filmmaker Jennifer Baichwal (both of Manufactured Landscapes.)
Siddharth by Indian-Canadian director Richie Mehta.NOW Reviews are at http://www.nowtoronto.com/tiff/2013/reviews.cfm . Schedules are on: http://tiff.net/calendar#08/09/2013. Many thanks Ian. Happy TIFF. Ruth.