Todd Brown
Founder and Editor; Toronto, Canada

Todd founded Twitch in September of 2004 under the assumption that nobody in particular would care. Some people did, so he kept going. Todd is also Director of International Programming at Fantastic Fest, a partner at XYZ Films and father to a remarkably geeky child.

Hey, Toronto! Win Tickets To See Kurt Russell And Goldie Hawn In OVERBOARD On The Big Screen!

Yes, Toronto folk, the Twitch-curated Russellmania: The Legend Of Kurt Russell retrospective continues to continue at the TIFF Bell Lightbox this week as we move away from the John Carpenter part of the program and on Russell's big rom-com hit,... More »
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THE WAVE: Watch The Astounding New Trailer For Norwegian Disaster Picture

[Updated with English subtitled version.]A watery death is coming to the fjords of Norway courtesy of Cold Prey director Roar Uthaug. Uthaug has taken the actual events of 1934 when a landslide into a fjord triggered a tsunami that essentially... More »
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First Teaser For Gaspar Noe's LOVE Delivers Skin And Fluids

Maverick helmer Gaspar Noe made a particularly sticky splash in Cannes this year with the arrival of his latest effort - the 3D erotic drama Love. Noe has never particularly been one to embrace subtlety in his work so when... More »
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Hey, New York! Win Tickets To See Lau Ho-leung's TWO THUMBS UP!

Hey, New York!The New York Asian Film Festival is now under way and we want to send you to see some awesome movies! In particular, we've got two pairs of tickets to send lucky Twitch readers to catch the July... More »
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Hedgehog. Magpie. Gorilla. Solan And Ludvig Return In THE BIG CHEESE RACE

If you've not heard of magpie and hedgehog duo Solan and Ludvig before now then you're almost certainly not Norwegian. Based on the hugely popular works of Kjell Aukrust, the duo first appeared on Norwegian screens in 1975 in Pinchcliffe... More »
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THE BOY AND THE BEAST: Watch The New Teaser For Hosoda's Latest

Summer Wars and The Wolf Children director Hosoda Mamoru will soon be returning to Japanese screens with his latest effort, The Boy And The Beast, and anticipation is running high for the upcoming film.The story is set in the human... More »
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Indian Maverick Q Lays On The Blood In First LUDO Trailer

Calcutta based Indian maverick Q is a great favorite in these parts, the indie outsider bursting on to our radar initially with Gandu - a film that played in selection in Berlin before being banned for sexual content in its... More »
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Check The New Poster Art For Adam Egypt Mortimer's SOME KIND OF HATE

A buzz title on the fest circuit - having drawn great response at the Stanley Film Festival, where it was acquired for distribution by Image Entertainment - a new poster has been released for Adam Egypt Mortimer's slasher picture Some... More »
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MONSTER HUNT: Full Trailer For Hong Kong Fantasy Delivers Creatures A-Plenty

If there were any doubts remaining as to what Ramen Hui's upcoming Monster Hunt was aiming to be after the recent release of a first scene from the film, the freshly released theatrical trailer makes it very clear. What we've... More »
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More Titan Action In New Hong Kong ATTACK ON TITAN Trailer

Don't let the opening of the new Hong Kong theatrical trailer for Higuchi Shinji's live action adaptation of hugely popular manga and anime series Attack On Titan fool you. While it starts up as a simple translation of the previous... More »
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Future Crime Is Glossy And Weepy In Teen Oriented Russian Scifi MAFIA

Motorcyles! Sharks! Plane crashes! A wealthy elite in floating pods! Soft focus weepy young people! There seems to be a bit of everything for everyone in Saric Andreassian's upcoming Mafia, a Russian scifi effort that would clearly like to find... More »
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BOUND TO VENGEANCE: Watch An Exclusive Clip From The Sundance Selected Shocker

After a string of titles in his native Mexico, director Jose Manuel Cravioto took his first stab at an English language picture with Bound To Vengeance - originally known as Reversal - and the result was a shocker that landed... More »
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Explore The Blow Job With This Clip From Josh Lawson's THE LITTLE DEATH

Writer-director-star Josh Lawson had a major festival hit with his edgy sex comedy The Little Death and with the film hitting theaters and VOD across North America on June 26th we've got a clip from the film discussing the relative... More »
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QUEEN OF SPADES: Watch The International Trailer For The Slick Russian Horror

Though Russia has not particularly been a player in the horror arena that may very well change with the impending fall release of local horror title Queen Of Spades, a slick teen oriented affair playing on local legends of an... More »
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BLUE JAY: Watch The Trailer For The Indie Thriller

Michael Ciulla's indie thriller Blue Jay is now wrapping post production and with festival plans bubbling away for a premiere hopefully to come soon the first trailer has arrived online.A couple hiking Mount Whitney is discovered by a group of... More »
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Hey, Toronto! Win Tickets To See John Carpenter's ESCAPE FROM NY On The Big Screen!

Yes, the Twitch curated Russellmania: The Legend Of Kurt Russell retrospective at the TIFF Bell Lightbox continues and while we will eventually get to films not directed by John Carpenter we've got one more of those yet to get out... More »
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The New York Asian Film Festival Starts Tomorrow And It's Packed With Awesome! Check Out All The Program Trailers!

Yes, kids, the New York Asian Film Festival kicks off its latest edition tomorrow and - once again true to form - it is packed up fill to the brim with awesome. But don't take my word for it! They've... More »
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Hey, Toronto! Win Tickets To Live, Interactive Film MY ONE DEMAND!

We can be somewhat spoiled here in Toronto with a broad range of arts festivals running pretty much all the time in some nook or cranny of the city. But one of the biggest events every year for the past... More »
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THEY WILL ALL DIE IN SPACE: Watch The Amazing Teaser For Javier Chillon's Latest!

We have long been outspoken fans of Spanish director Javier Chillon here at Twitch, the Spanish director delivering a string of bizarre and compelling shorts over the years that are simply unlike anything anyone else is making. I don't often... More »
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Teaser For Ramen Hui's Family Friendly MONSTER HUNT

Hong Kong based production company Edko Films is going on a Monster Hunt led by director Ramen Hui - best know on these shores as co-director of Shrek 3 and a veteran of Dreamworks Animation. So, yes, while this will... More »
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