One-Tank Trip for Aug. 11-18
(c) By Jim Fox
Star-struck fans don’t have to wait until next month’s celebrated film fest in Toronto – they can experience the city like a celebrity any time of the year.
“If you enjoy the movies, celebrity and entertainment news, we have some unique experiences just for you,” says Irene Knight of Tourism Toronto.
There is no question that Toronto “is for film lovers,” she adds as the city has connections to some of this year’s best films.
|The Toronto festival attracts about 500,000 people for hundreds of film showings. (Tourism Toronto – Connie Tsang)|
Guillermo del Toro’s the Shape of Water was filmed in the city and took home top honours at the Golden Globes and Oscars.
The film’s producer, J. Miles Dale is Toronto-based and shares the Best Picture nomination with del Toro.