Contests & Promotions

Diesel Shopping Experience

Sign up for a chance to live the ultimate Diesel Shopping Experience. With a total value for 1000$ in your name, you will have the luxury of being among the first to shop at Diesel’s new Toronto location in Yorkdale opening next Spring 2009. Send your submissions to for your chance to win.

Stella Artois presents: Star for a Night

BE DISCOVERED! If you are spotted with a Stella Artois or Stella Artois Légère during the week of the Toronto International Film Festival, you and a friend could win* one of twenty ultimate red carpet experiences!

*Visit for contest details and rules and regulations

TIFF08 Ticket Contest

Win one of twenty pairs of free tickets to a screening of your choice at the Visa Screening Room at the Elgin Theatre. Draws will be held daily from September 4 to 13, live at Yonge-Dundas Square.

Simply email us and tell us your full name, address and phone number OR visit the information booth at Yonge-Dundas Square and fill out a ballot on-site.

Bell Lightbox Membership Giveaways

Win one of twenty opening-year memberships at Bell Lightbox, coming soon to Reitman Square at the corner of King and John.

To be eligible simply email us stating your full name, address, and phone number OR visit Yonge-Dundas Square to fill out a ballot on-site. Winners will be announced daily from September 4 to 13 live at Yonge-Dundas Square.

Film Lovers Unite!
Create images of our construction site, showing us your love of film then post your video and photos at The best submissions will become part of our opening celebrations!

The Cadillac Red Carpet Contest

As the Official Ride of the 2008 Toronto International Film Festival, Cadillac luxury is within reach. As is riveting performance, pulse-pounding power and convention-rejecting originality. Introducing the 2009 Cadillac CTS. For your chance to experience what a luxury performance sedan should be, ENTER HERE.

Best of luck to you!

riceworks® $2500 Fabulous Shoes Sweepstakes

riceworks® Gourmet Brown Rice Crisps offers guilt-free indulgence in a great tasting, whole grain snack. In conjunction with its sponsorship of the Toronto International Film Festival, the brand is also offering you the chance to win a guilt-free shoe shopping spree valued at $2500.

For more details and to enter for a chance to win, visit us here.

10-Day Festival Parking Pass*

Festival goers can enjoy unlimited parking at the Manulife Centre for only $100.

*Available at the Festival Box Office at Manulife Centre only. Parking Pass valid from September 4 - 13 inclusive.

For The Reel

MTV, Motorola and the Toronto International Film Festival’s Vanguard Programme are excited to announce the winner of the “For the Reel” amateur filmmaking contest, designed to celebrate mobile filmmaking, creative expression and innovative talent.

Congratulations to Mark Hanson, who created the film "Party Beats". To view his film, shot on a Motorola mobile phone, as well as other great submissions from the finalists, click here. And come back in mid September to get a taste of Mark's behind-the-scenes Toronto International Film Festival experience.