2022 WIFT Toronto Reception @ TIFF


September 2023 Dates are to be announced.

All WIFT Toronto members receive 1 free ticket to the Reception@TIFF as one of their member benefits. Additional tickets are available for purchase with an advance purchase period for members wishing to purchase any additional tickets.

WIFT Toronto’s annual reception during the Toronto International Film Festival returns in-person for the first time in three years to celebrate the spirit and creativity of our screen-based community and raises funds to support initiatives of the Foundation for Women in Film & Television - Toronto.

On Tuesday September 13, 2022, we are excited to welcome our members, sponsors, partners, visiting filmmakers, and special guests to a catered networking reception that honours the contributions of Canadian women+ to the worldwide entertainment industry.

  • Doors open at 6:00pm.
  • This is a 19+ ticketed event.
  • By invitation only. Non-transferable tickets. Paid guest tickets are non-refundable. Tickets will not be sold at the door.

Thank you to our sponsors for making this event possible!

  • Presenting Sponsor - CBC
  • Supporting Sponsor - eOne
  • Event Sponsors - Boat Rocker Media and Dufferin Gate Studios

Eligibility & Registration Process

Attendance at the 2022 WIFT Toronto Reception@TIFF is an exclusive benefit of WIFT Toronto membership. All active members of WIFT Toronto have received an email with an invitation, link to Eventbrite, and unique access codes for member and guest tickets. If you are an active member (as of August 8, 2022) and have not received this email, please contact Venessa Harris at vharris@wift.com.

Members: Please note that tickets will be hidden until you enter your access code. If the non-member guest tickets option says "no more tickets available," this ticket type is sold out. Please email Venessa Harris at vharris@wift.com to be put on a waitlist for a non-member guest ticket. If a spot becomes available, the waitlist will be notified before the event. Being on the waitlist does not guarantee your guest's entry into the event. Thank you.

COVID-19 Protocols

Due to the ongoing pandemic, proof of vaccination will be required to attend this event. Wearing a mask is optional.

Ticketing Terms & Conditions

  • Tickets, and associated event features such as the WIFT Toronto Stars campaign, are nonrefundable, non-transferable, revocable and may not be exchanged. Each ticket admits one person.
  • Tickets do not guarantee entry to the 2022 Reception@TIFF venue, especially during high attendance periods. Subject to capacity constraints and other closures.Tickets may not be sold, bartered nor exchanged for goods, services or benefits.
  • Tickets are non-transferable and must be used by the same person. Valid photo identification confirmation and applicable tickets are required for admission to the venue.

If you experience any difficulty with registration, please contact Venessa Harris, Administrative Assistant, at vharris@wift.com.

If you have any questions regarding the status of your membership, please contact Abby Brockhouse, Membership & Engagement Manager at membership@wift.com.