Nora Twomey, who directed this powerful and memorable movie, was on the red carpet on Saturday, Sept. 9 at the Winter Garden Theatre with Saara and Angelina. While her wedding page with Brad Pitt has not yet been definitively turned, it takes advantage of the weekend to take his clan on the red carpet - an exercise Shiloh, Pax, Zahara, Knox and Vivienne, accustomed to the tastes simple, seem to be appreciated to varying degrees, according to the few pitches that appeared to the photographers.
As Jolie felt the vibes and heard the cheers of her many fans who were excited to see her, she stepped off the press line for a while and went to give them autographs and take pics with them! Jolie's eldest son, 16-year-old Maddox, was the only child who did not attend the screening.
That evening a relaxed Jolie joined Toronto festival artistic director Cameron Bailey for an intimate on-stage conversation about her career evolution, "Breadwinner", and Netflix-bound "First They Killed My Father", which screens Monday night.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are making headlines even a year after their nasty split.
The film is set to be released on November 13.
Angelina Jolie had the ideal test audience when it came time to prepare for her role in Maleficent.
She concluded: "One day I just got really nutty and did [the voice] and they fell over laughing".
"Father", which has opened theatrically in Cambodia, is based on the memoir by human rights activist Loung Ung, who tells her story of survival living under the Khmer Rouge regime from a child's point of view.
Angelina Jolie recently shared how she practiced and perfected her voice as Maleficent in the film by the same title.
Among the topics of discussion: how her late mother, Marcheline Bertrand, inspired her to become an actress.