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TIFF People’s Choice for doc goes to ‘The Topp Twins’

Each year the Toronto International Film Festival gives the audience the chance to name the Cadillac People's Choice Award winner for the fest. This year TIFF added special audience award categories for best documentary and best 'midnight madness' film. The people chose, and the Cadillac People's Choice Award for Documentary went to a doc about lesbian country western singers from New Zealand, Leanne Pooley's The Topp Twins. The runner up is Michael Moore's Capitalism: A Love Story.
September 21, 2009

Each year the Toronto International Film Festival gives the audience the chance to name the Cadillac People’s Choice Award winner for the fest. This year TIFF added special audience award categories for best documentary and best ‘midnight madness’ film. The people chose, and the Cadillac People’s Choice Award for Documentary went to a doc about lesbian country western singers from New Zealand, Leanne Pooley’s The Topp Twins. The runner up is Michael Moore’s Capitalism: A Love Story.

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Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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