There are three Torontos. The launch/press/interview side of the festival is in full swing (yes, George Clooney is here
). Oscar prospects are being weighed. And buzz is building--or waning--on the hunt for acquisitions titles. Besides button-holing folks around town, Twitter is one way to gauge reaction. Among the titles for sale so far: cool response to opener Creation
, Dorian Gray
and Love and Other Impossible Pursuits
. Early good word on Lu Chuan's City of Life and Death
and UK film Cracks
And seller CAA is pleased with reviews from Venice on Tom Ford's A Single Man UPDATE which won best actor for Colin Firth in Venice. (Israeli film Lebanon won the Golden Lion.) Here's Variety and Screen, which also reviews Perrier's Bounty.