Opening night! The night begins with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at Toronto Reference Library in the Appel Salons at 7:00 PM, with honoured guests, artists, filmmakers, and activists in attendance. RAFFTO is delighted to welcome juror and friend of the festival Angelo Murreda to host the evening. Following the screening we will be joined by special guests from the feature film.
The Milky Pop Kid:
An actor and disability consultant is asked to help a former child star prepare for his triumphant comeback in a likely award-bait role.
Keep the Change:
David is an upper-class charmer struggling to hide his high-functioning autism. Forced by his parents to attend Connections, a support group for people on the autism spectrum, David falls in love with Sarah, a sheltered young woman who challenges his identity as “normal.”
Winner, Best U.S. Narrative Feature and Best New Director, 2017 Tribeca Film Festival
Tickets: The Milky Pop Kid & Keep the Change