TIFF announces top 10 Canadian films of 2016

The films will be packaged as a festival and play at Toronto’s Lightbox cinema January 13 through January 27, and at select cities including Vancouver (January 13 – 22), Montreal (January 14 – 31) and Edmonton (January 20 – 29) through the winter and spring.

Films directed by women in bold:

Angry Inuk - Alethea Arnaquq-Baril (National Film Board of Canada)
Hello Destroyer - Kevan Funk (Northern Banner)
It’s Only the End of the World (Juste la fin du monde) - Xavier Dolan (Les Films Séville/Entertainment One)
Maliglutit (Searchers) - Zacharias Kunuk (Isuma Distribution International/Vtape Distribution)
Mean Dreams - Nathan Morlando (Elevation Pictures)
Nelly - Anne Émond (Les Films Séville/Entertainment One)
Old Stone (Lao shi) Johnny Ma (FilmsWeLike)
Those Who Make Revolution Halfway Only Dig Their Own Graves(Ceux qui font les révolutions à moitié n'ont fait que se creuser un tombeau) - Mathieu Denis and Simon Lavoie (K-Films Amérique)
Werewolf - Ashley McKenzie (La Distributrice de Films)
Window Horses (The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming) - Ann Marie Fleming (Mongrel Media)