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2003 Toronto Film Festival

2003 Toronto International Film Festival Winners

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Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) takes place every year in September in Canada.
Films which premiere at Toronto are often nominated for Academy Awards the following year.

TIFF does not hand out individual prizes for Best Actor or Actress but focuses on amongst others the following awards:
People’s Choice Award & Best Canadian Feature Film

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Opening Night Film: The Barbarian Invasions directed by Denys Arcand, starring , ,

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People’s Choice Award: The Blind Swordsman – Zatoshi directed by Takeshi Kitano, starring , &

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Best Canadian Feature Film: The Barbarian Invasions directed by Denys Arcand

Source:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2003_Toronto_International_Film_Festival

 

2000 Toronto Film Festival

2000 Toronto International Film Festival Winners

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Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) takes place every year in September in Canada.
Films which premiere at Toronto are often nominated for Academy Awards the following year.

TIFF does not hand out individual prizes for Best Actor or Actress but focuses on amongst others the following awards:
People’s Choice Award & Best Canadian Feature Film

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Opening Night Film: Stardom directed by Denys Arcand, starring Jessica Pare and Dan Aykroyd

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People Choice Award: Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon directed by Ang Lee, starring Chow Yun-Fat, Michelle Yeoh and Ziyi Zhang

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Best Canadian Feature Film: Waydowntown directed by Gary Burns, starring Don McKellar and Marya Delver

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2000_Toronto_International_Film_Festival

 

2003 Cannes Film Festival

2003 Cannes Film Festival  Winners

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Winners of the five main prizes at the 2003 Cannes Film Festival were as follows:

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Palm d’Or: Elephant directed by Gus Van Sant

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Best Director: Gus Van Sant for Elephant

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Best Actor: Muzaffer Özdemir and Emin Toprak for Uzak (Distant)

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Best Actress: Marie-Josée Croze for Les Invasions barbares (The Barbarian Invasions)

Best Screenplay: Denys Arcand for Les Invasions barbares (The Barbarian Invasions)

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2003_Cannes_Film_Festival

76th Academy Awards

76th Academy Awards

29th February 2004

Oscar Winners at the 76th Academy Awards

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Best Picture: Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Director: Peter JacksonLord of the Rings: The Return of the King

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Best Actor: Sean Penn – Mystic River

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Best Actress: Charlize Theron – Monster

Best Supporting Actor: Tim Robbins – Mystic River

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Best Supporting Actress: Renee Zellweger – Cold Mountain

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Best Original Screenplay: Sofia Coppola – Lost in Translation

Best Adapted Screenplay: Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh & Philippa Boynes – Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

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Best Foreign Language Film: The Barbarian Invasions directed by Denys Arcand– (Canada)

Best Documentary Feature: The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara by Errol Williams and Michael Williams

Best Original Score:  Howard Shore – Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

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Best Cinematography: Russel Boyd – Master and Commander: The Far Side of The World

Best Costume Design: Ngila Dickson and Richard Taylor – Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Film Editing: Jamie Selkirk – Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Visual Effects – Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/76th_Academy_Awards

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