La La Land Wins Toronto International Film Festival People’s Choice Award – Full Award Winners

La La Land’ Wins Toronto International Film Festival People’s Choice Award – The Unsurprisingly (TIFF) Toronto International Film Festival has handed out its annual several prizes run with a star-studded awards brunch, while today’s TIFF Bell Lightbox, “La La Land” claimed the coveted People’s Choice Award, further confirming its status as the darling of the festival circuit so far.

La La Land Wins Toronto International Film Festival People’s Choice Award - Full Award WinnersFollowing a research from INDIEWIRE.com Often viewed as a harbinger of awards season glory, the TIFF People’s Choice Award winner has typically continued on to major Oscar attention. Since 2008, every single People’s Choice Award winner, save for 2011 winner “Where Do We Go Now?,” has been nominated for Best Picture. Of those titles, three — including “Slumdog Millionaire,” “The King’s Speech” and “12 Years a Slave” — have ultimately won the Oscar for Best Picture. Since TIFF’s creation in 1976, five People’s Choice Award winners have gone on to win Best Picture at the Academy Awards.

La La Land’ Wins Toronto International Film Festival People’s Choice Award

Check out the full list of TIFF winners below:

People’s Choice Award:

“La La Land,” Damien Chazelle

People’s Choice Award For Documentary:

“I Am Not Your Negro,” Raoul Peck

People’s Choice Award For Midnight Madness:

“Free Fire,” Ben Wheatley

Platform Prize:

“Jackie,” Pablo Larrian

Platform Prize, Special Mention:

“Hema Hema: Sing Me a Song While I Wait,” Khyentse Norbu

Best Canadian Feature Film:

“Those Who Make Revolution Halfway Only Dig Their Own Graves,” Mathieu Denis and Simon Lavoie

Best Canadian First Feature Film:

“Old Stone,” Johnny Ma

Prizes of the International Critics (FIPRESCI Prize) for Special Presentations Section:

“I Am Not Madame Bovary,” Feng Xiaogang

Prizes of the International Critics (FIPRESCI Prize) for Discovery Section:

“Kati Kati,” Mbithi Masya

Dropbox Discovery Programme Filmmakers Award:

“Jeffrey,” Yanillys Perez

NETPAC Award For World or International Asian Film Premiere:

“In Between,” Maysaloun Hamoud

Best Short Film:

“Imago,” Ribay Gutierrez

Best Canadian Short Film:

“Mutants,” Alexandre Dostie

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