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4 AM PARTIES - TIFF 2013

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 5 months ago

We have a stacked ten day line-up featuring local talent and internationally-acclaimed acts. Get ready to dance 'til 4AM Underground featuring tons of parties like a DJ set by the Elementary crew, Never Forgive Action is proud to welcome Prince Paul from famed hip-hop trio, De La Soul, don’t miss Juno-nominated Skratch Bastid playing your favourite bangers with the crew from Stuck on Stupid and tons more.

Check out our full line-up after the jump.

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Food + Drink

DOWN THE LINE COCKTAILS - TIFF 2013

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 5 months ago

Created exclusively for TIFF by our libation pros, Down the Line cocktails are available for a limited-time only. Inspired by 70s rock icons and underground London shows, these sips are suited for folk devils of all kinds. Drink away your moral panic and try The Sid Vicious, God Save the Queen, Quadrophenia or A Clockwork Orange. Join us for a cocktail (or two) during our ten days worth of revved up excitement.

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Art

FUTURE PROJECTIONS - TIFF 2013

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 5 months ago

For the sixth consecutive year, we're proudly participating in Future Projections as an exhibition partner. This year, the special TIFF series, dedicated to moving images in art, is focused around the work of famed, controversial Canadian director, David Cronenberg. Find out more about our site-specific piece after the jump.

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Hotel + Travel

Down the Line Launch Party - TIFF 2013

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 5 months ago

Forget plagiarizing a press pass, pulling strings to get guest-list and definitely your tuxedo; our TIFF launch party is a massive one-night experience free of clipboards and +1s. Whether you choose to arrive dressed as a 70s London rocker or mod, walk the black carpet as we kick off our Festival festivities. Sponsored by Budweiser Crown, Stella Artois and more- get ready for an interactive Drake party like no other.

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Music

Music Monday: Rhye - 3 Days

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 5 months ago

Enjoy the cheeky + retro video for California-based duo, Rhye.


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Food + Drink

Edible Art History? Food Photography Like You've Never Seen by Karsten Wegener

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 1 year, 5 months ago

We know that you're not supposed to play with your food, but sometimes art history can't help but be turned into something... tasty. German photographer, Karsten Wegener, who usually shoots large-scale commercial projects, has spent time recreating famous artworks from food. I wonder what starting bids for bologna at Sotheby's would be?

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