2014 TFCA Awards Gala Watch all the highlights from the Toronto Film Critics Association’s 17th annual Awards, held January 6, 2015 at the Carlu in Toronto. Brian D. Johnson’s 2014 Awards Montage MDFF Presents: Programming the Unprogrammed Adam Nayman spoke with the curators of MDFF Presents, a monthly programme that highlights some great films previously undistributed in Toronto. The Conversation of Cinema: Champions and Critics As Jason Gorber writes, critics may not be awarding any Palme d’Ors, but they can champion a film until it reaches a similar status. Festival Diary: the 68th Cannes Film Festival Jake Howell writes from the 68th Cannes Film Festival, where critical reactions have been all over the place. Jury Road: Joel and Ethan Coen Adam Nayman writes on one of cinema’s most curious responsibilities: presiding over a Cannes jury. It’s National Canadian Film Day! Jason Gorber chats with Jack Blum and Sharon Corder of Reel Canada about the 2nd annual National Canadian Film Day. Festival Diary: The 29th Fribourg International Film Festival José Teodoro writes about his time as the FIPRESCI jury president at the 29th Fribourg International Film Festival. Staging Ambiguity: A Conversation with Olivier Assayas José Teodoro sat down with Clouds of Sils Maria director Olivier Assayas to talk of theatre and film, of Ingmar Bergman, and of Juliette Binoche and acting. (Minor spoilers ahead.) On The Right Track: David Robert Mitchell’s “It Follows” As Adam Nayman writes, there’s another meaning to It Follows – in just his second feature, Mitchell is chasing the greats.