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Film buffs have it down to a science

Glitz, glamour and a red carpet that gets longer every year. The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) never fails to draw Hollywood heavyweights, stargazers and paparazzi. But for all its star power and industry panache, right from its early days as the Festival of Festivals, it was the films and wildly enthusiastic audiences which made TIFF the most widely attended film festival in the world. CBC Archives looks back at the growth of Toronto's little festival that could.

$100 for 69 films? Die-hard fans don't miss a thing as they plan their vacations around the Toronto festival's annual offerings.
Medium: Radio
Program: Metro Morning
Broadcast Date: Sept. 5, 1990
Guests: Pat Cutney, Nancy McNee
Host: Donna Tranquada
Duration: 8:55

Last updated: June 7, 2013

Page consulted on March 10, 2014

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