Shiva Baby it’s in the The Toronto International Film Festival official selection for the 2020 edition.
The Toronto International Film Festival will be much more “International” than “Toronto” this year because, in response to the coronavirus pandemic, many screenings, including all press and industry screenings, will be entirely virtual. On July 31, TIFF announced its 2020 programming slate, which has been reduced from the usual hundreds of films to 50 new features.
The Toronto International Film Festival will run from September 10 to September 19, and the schedule will be released on August 25.
About the movie Shiva Baby (*Dianna’s character is called Kim)
Danielle is in terminal and has a paid sex with Max, a married man. Today, she must join her neurotic parents in order to participate in a Shiva, a Jewish ritual that is performed after the death of a loved one. When he arrived, his casual attitude and disinterest in higher education earned him disparaging remarks from some of his family. This special day takes an unexpected turn when Max shows up with his wife and their crying baby…