TIFF 2019 to Open with Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

The World Premiere of Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band, Daniel Roher’s documentary focusing on Robertson and the creation of The Band, will open the 44th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) on Thursday 5th September. Inspired by Robertson’s 2016 memoir, Testimony, the film blends rare archival footage, photos, songs, and interviews with many of Robertson’s friends and... Continue Reading →

Alan Turing to be the Face of New £50 Banknote

The Bank of England announced today that the pioneering gay scientist Alan Turing will be the face of the new £50 note, the first printed on polymer. Alan Turing £50 Banknote Concept Involving the public in the initial selection process, the Bank of England revealed that they received 227,299 nominations for 989 different scientists during... Continue Reading →

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