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.

Starting at: $4,450 Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
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Toronto International Film Festival

6 days from $4,450

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

Participants will need a valid U.S. Passport or passport of their home country to enter Canada.

In order to attend as many films as possible, lectures are scheduled for early mornings. Afternoons and evenings are free to attend films on own.

Gala film screening (dress code) is business casual to business formal. Jackets and collared shirts for men, pantsuits or dresses for women.

There is no group transportation provided to/from the hotel and theaters for screenings. Many of the participating theaters are within a reasonable walking distance from the hotel. Participants may also opt to take public transportation which is readily available.

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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)