September 11

THE CFF/DGC CANADA PARTY RED CARPET with special guest DJ Amanda Brugel from The Handmaid’s Tale@The Fifth Social Club, 225 Richmond Street West-Sunday, September 9,2018

The theme was totally “CANUCK”, for this TIFF event. Guests were notified and they obeyed !…..“No posers, just hosers! “ This was the most unapologetically Canadian event during TIFF! On Sunday, September 9 at The Fifth Social Club, the CFF and DGC presented The CFF Canada Party at TIFF celebrating homegrown Canadian talent who have contributed to the film industry both north and south of the border.


A special 12 AM treat was The Handmaid’s Tale star Amanda Brugel’s DJ set.
Not only is she an accomplished actress, Amanda “spins” records and her performance rivalled the established A-List DJ’s.


It was only Day 4 Of 10, but the Canadian’s who’s who was in attendance for this late night party.
Some of the guest at this event included:
Amanda Brugel, HANDMAID’S TALE
Amanda Crew, FREAKS
Carolyn Taylor, Meredith MacNeill. Aurora Browne, Jennifer Whalen, BARONESS VON SKETCH SHOW
Juno Rinaldi, Sarah McVie, Olunike Adeliyi, WORKIN’ MOMS
Connor Jessup, CLOSEST MONSTER, AMERICAN CRIME
Gerry Dee, Darrin Rose, Suresh John, Kathleen Phillips, Lauren Hammersley, Naomi Snieckus, Wes (Maestro) Williams, MR. D
Ingrid Veninger, PORCUPINE LAKE
Andrea Band, KIM’S CONVENIENCE
Kim Nguyen, THE HUMMINGBIRD PROJECT
Maxim Roy, THE FALL OF THE AMERICAN EMPIRE
Maxime Giroux, THE GREAT DARKENED DAYS
Nettie Wild, KONELINE: OUR LAND BEAUTIFUL
Patricia Rozema, MOUTHPIECE
Tantoo Cardinal, FALLS AROUND HER, BIRKS DIAMOND TRIBUTE HONOUREE
Tina Keeper, THROUGH THE BLACK SPRUCE
Lamar Johnson, Jess Salgueiro, Devery Jacobs, Michaela Kurimsky, Stéphane Bak, Josh Wiggins, Emma Bulpin, Eleanor Worthington-Cox, Ahmed Malek, TIFF RISING STARS
Lauren Lee Smith, Chantel Riley, Rebecca Liddiard, FRANKIE DRAKE MYSTERIES
Stefan Brogren, Shane Kippel, Miriam McDonald, Cassie Steele, DEGRASSI: THE NEXT GENERATION
Zack Russell, Kayla Lorette, 7A


We would like to thank Touchwood PR for the invitation to this event.