Toronto Film Festival Early Line-Up

The Toronto International Film Festival has released an early list of its major gala and special presentations to be screened at this year’s festival from September 10th-19th.

Opening the festival is Jon Amiel’s Charles Darwin-biopic “Creation” starring Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly.

Also screening are Steven Soderbergh’s “The Informant,” Ricky Gervais’ “The Invention of Lying”, Bruce Beresford’s “Mao’s Last Dancer,” Scott Hicks’ “The Boys Are Back”, Jane Campion’s “Bright Star”, Neil Jordan’s “Ondine”, Johnnie To’s “Vengeance”, the already acclaimed “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire”, Bong Joon-ho’s “Mother”, Brian Koppelman and David Levien’s “Solitary Man”, Lu Chuan’s “City of Life and Death”, Niki Caro’s “The Vintner’s Luck”, Warwick Thornton’s “Samson and Delilah”, Nicolas Winding Refn’s “Valhalla Rising” and Tim Blake Nelson’s “Leaves of Grass”.

A more complete list can be found on the official site.