Toronto International Film Festival to show Steamboy
, Innocence and two other movies of interest.
The Toronto International Film Festival
appears set to host the North American premiere of Steamboy
on Saturday, September 18 at 6:30 PM.
They will also show Ghost in the Shell: Innocence
at some point during the festival, however a screening date has not been set. The festival runs from September 9th to September 18th. Innocence has already screened in North America, with a semi-public screening at the Dreamworks
' Campanile Theater in Hollywood this past Tuesday (August 24th).
In addition to the two above anime, the festival is also screening Jean-Paul Salomé's
Arsène Lupin and Takashi Miike
's Zebraman. Salomé's Arsène Lupin
, set to be released in France on October 13th, is a big screen, big budget adaptation of Maurice Leblanc
's Arsène Lupin
series of novels. In Monkey Punch
's manga, Lupin III
is the grandson of Leblanc's famous gentleman thief.
A full list of movies showing at the film festival can be found here