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TIFF Bell Lightbox

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
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The essential space for film lovers in Toronto and around the world. As Canada's premiere home of cinema, TIFF offers screenings, lectures, discussions, festivals, workshops, events, professional development and opportunities to meet, hear and learn...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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350 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3X5, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just wish I had gone when I was younger, but then I would not have been able to afford it. We flew in from the US. I have wanted to go to TIFF for 10 years. Finally, just said, let's go. Had to review...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 836tomr
Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

Good vibes!!!. People from all walks of life sharing the passion for movies, for food, for a lot of things. The best part, just by chance I met Antonio Banderas, what a fantastic actor and very nice person!!! Don't miss the opportunity to feel those...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Mariuvicka
Reviewed September 7, 2019 via mobile

Leave some time for movie night and enjoy dinner! Great spots to eat right on site one spot is casual and the other spot upstairs a bit more formal! Luv the venue! Very clean, modern and friendly staff!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank PMG124
Reviewed August 31, 2019 via mobile

Lose yourself in the movies applies in this specially built modern temple to cinema. Box office easily located. Friendly staff. Restaurants with better best category food and bar selection inside. Movies that you will not find at the major cinemas on many levels. Event space...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Urbanlovers
Reviewed August 20, 2019

The Toronto Film festival has a website that constantly crashes and even though the films are first rate they have priced the films out of most peoples budget!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark B
Reviewed August 6, 2019

This theater often shows more independent films than the usual blockbusters or superhero sequels. It's got a few different theaters and they generally all offer comfortable seating with good sight-lines. The screens are not as big as some other theaters and the sounds systems don't...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank GregoryHHarris
Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

The TIFF bell lightbox was amazing and confusing though we managed to understand everything but we felt weird.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank SiddhantPatil5
Reviewed May 1, 2019 via mobile

Great dinner with Buck a Shuck oysters! Order a bottle of wine and get buck a shuck oysters. We ordered 24 oysters, fries and edamame. Excellent service except for front desk people when we were first ignored then tried to give us inferior table. Kevin...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Norm L
Reviewed April 5, 2019

Best program; amazing set of films every night. NIce and friendy crew at the desk. Only part thats on the downside is the chears, they realy need to be replaced, they seem to have been around for a long time. Not very confortable and no...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Tina A
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

If you’re a film buff, or just like a good movie every now and then, this is the place. They have several theatres, a good restaurant, a store ( with lots of film-themed gifts and film books) and a lounge bar upstairs, where you can...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Cameron D
August 27, 2018|
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Response from Brian B | Reviewed this property |
You can go to TIFF anytime to see films but sometimes they also have exhibits upstairs for free viewing. One time I saw a display of various makeup prosthetics which was fascinating.
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We parked on Blue Jay Way for $15
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March 18, 2018|
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Response from AKAshon | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can. The films they show are more arthouse, Oscar fare though. Thus, you won’t be able to watch mainstream films like Black Panther or A Wrinkle in Time here. At the moment, they are playing A Fantastic Woman... More
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