Films We Like is pleased to present the Canadian Premiere of Josh Mond’s James White at the Toronto International Film Festival in the Discovery Programme.

Starring Christopher Abbot, Scott “Kid Cudi” Mescudi, Cynthia Nixon, Ron Livingston, David Call, and Mackenzie Leigh, James White is a coming-of-age story about a young New Yorker struggling to take control of his reckless, self-destructive behavior in the face of momentous family challenges.

James White is Josh Mond’s feature film debut as a director.  He has worked as producer on a number of films including the award-winning Martha Marcy May Marlene for which he was recognized with an Independent Spirit Award nomination and shared the Los Angeles Film Critic Association New Generation Award.


Founded by award-winning documentary filmmaker Ron Mann (Grass, Comic Book Confidential, Altman) Films We Like is a boutique distributor of documentary, independent and international films in Canada. Recent releases include Force Majeure, Finding Vivian Maier, and the Academy Award-winner Ida.

Running time:  85 minutes

Press & Industry 1
Sun. Sept. 13 / 9:45am / Scotiabank 13

Public 1
Thurs. Sept. 17 / 6:00pm / Ryerson

Public 2
Fri. Sept. 18 / 5:00pm / TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 1

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