The Toronto International Film Festival revealed the first slate for it’s 2014 line-up yesterday and it was announced “The Imitation Game” is part of their Special Presentation selection.
The Imitation Game, USA, Special Presentation – Benedict Cumberbatch stars as brilliant Cambridge mathematician, cryptanalyst and pioneering computer scientist Alan Turing, who spearheaded the Enigma code-breaking operation during World War II and was later persecuted by the British government for his homosexuality.
Director(s): Morten Tyldum
Premiere Status: Canadian Premiere
Principal Cast: Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, Mark Strong, Benedict Cumberbatch
Music: Alexandre Desplat
Canadian Distributor: Elevation Pictures
US Distributor: The Weinstein Company
International Sales Agent: FilmNation Entertainment
The 39th annual Toronto International Film Festival will run from September 4- 14.