Enjoy an insider's pass to the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival and join a film historian who guides you through a remarkable range of cinematography, from independent films to Hollywood features.

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6 days from $3,995

Enjoy an insider's pass to the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival and join a film historian who guides you through a remarkable range of cinematography, from independent films to Hollywood features.

or Call 855-330-1542

Overview

Universally regarded as an ideal platform to premiere films, The Toronto International Film Festival has proven to be one of the most successful cinematic events in the world. The centerpiece of the festival is the dramatic TIFF Bell Lightbox, featuring five state-of-the-art screening theaters, stunning public spaces, and an extensive film library. Join film historian Marc Glassman as he guides you through a remarkable range of cinematography, from independent films to Hollywood features. 2016 film screenings included the world premiere of The Magnificent Seven, starring Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Vincent D’Onofrio, Lee Byung-hun, Peter Sarsgaard and directed by Antoine Fuqua, and Lion starring Dev Patel, Rooney Mara and Nicole Kidman.

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Itinerary

Day 1 — Arrive in Toronto

Arrive in Toronto individually and check-in after 3:00 p.m. at your hotel. Meet your Smithsonian Journeys Expert, Marc Glassman, for a welcome reception. Opening remarks and a group dinner follow in the hotel. Your industry passes will be handed out this evening along with a full schedule of screenings. (R,D)

Day 2 —Individual Film Screenings

This morning enjoy a full breakfast buffet and remarks by your Smithsonian Journeys Expert in preparation for the day’s films. Spend the remainder of your morning at leisure and attend film screenings on your own this afternoon and evening. (B)

Day 3 —Individual Screenings and Gala Screening

After breakfast and a presentation by Marc Glassman and a guest lecturer, you will be fully prepared for today's films. Attend screenings on your own for the remainder of morning and into the afternoon. This evening, the group will attend a Gala screening. (B)

Day 4 —Individual Film Screenings

Enjoy a full breakfast buffet and prepare for the day's screenings by attending presentations given by your Smithsonian Journeys Expert and a guest lecturer. The rest of the day is at leisure to attend the Festival's offerings on your own. (B)

Day 5 —Film Screenings and Farewell Reception

Prepare for the day with a full breakfast buffet and remarks by Marc Glassman and a guest lecturer. After an independent afternoon of film screenings, join fellow travelers and your Smithsonian Journeys Expert for a festive farewell dinner and recap on the films seen. (B,D)

Day 6 — Depart Toronto

Depart from the hotel individually.

Included meals are denoted as follows: Breakfast (B), Lunch (L), Reception (R), Dinner (D)