Saturday, September 15, 2007

TIFF 2007: "Eastern Promises" Wins People's Choice Award

David Cronenberg's "Eastern Promises" was declared the winner of the Cadillac People's Choice Award, announced today at the 32nd Toronto International Film Festival's Awards Reception, held at the Fairmont Royal York.

The Cadillac People's Choice award was presented by Norm Sawula, Cadillac Marketing Manager, which consists of a $15,000 cash prize and custom award.

"Eastern Promises" is now in first-run release in select cities. My review of the Gala presentation will be posted here shortly.