Bill Condon's much anticipated Wikileaks movie "The Fifth Estate" is set to kick off this year's annual Toronto International Film Festival.
'Estate' is one of three world premieres to be held at this year's fest, the other two being Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" and John Well's play adaptation "August: Osage County".
The festival, which runs from September 5th to 15th, will also be host to thirteen galas and fifty-two special presentations. The Elmore Leonard adaptation "Life of Crime" will be the closing night entry.
Other high profile entries this year are the world premieres of Jason Reitman's "Labor Day," Justin Chadwick's "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom," Atom Egoyan's "Devil's Knot," Jean-Marc Vallée's "Dallas Buyers Club," John Ridley's "All is By My Side," Paul Haggis' "Third Person," Richard Ayoade's "The Double," Richard Shepard's "Dom Hemingway," Ralph Fiennes' "The Invisible Woman," Roger Michell's "Le Weekend," Stephen Frears' "Philomena," Don McKellar's "The Grand Seduction," Amma Asante's "Belle," Matthew Weiner's "You Are Here," Nicole Holofcener's "Enough Said," Denis Villeneuve's "Prisoners," John Carney's "Can A Song Save Your Life" and Jonathan Teplitzky's "Railway Man".
Also scheduled for North American premieres are Abdellatif Kechiche's "Blue is the Warmest Colour," Ron Howard's "Rush," Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity," David Gordon Green's "Joe," Keanu Reeves' "Man of Tai Chi," Jim Jarmusch's "Only Lovers Left Alive," Asghar Farhadi's "The Past," John Curran's "Tracks," Jonathan Glazer's "Under the Skin". There's also a work in progress screening of Ned Benson's dual film project "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him and Her".
The full list can be found here.