Bill Marshall, Toronto International Film Festival Co-Founder, Dead At 77

William “Bill” Marshall, co-founder and chair emeritus of the Toronto International Film Festival, died on Sunday after suffering from cardiac arrest, his family confirmed in a press release. He was 77. 

Marshall immigrated to Canada from Scotland in 1955. He was “a proud Canadian and Member of the Order of Canada, an honour he received for his many contributions to the arts,” his family wrote.

Marshall co-founded TIFF ― originally called the Festival of Festivals ― in...

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