The Toronto International Film Festival released a statement today regarding the passing of film critic and famed journalist Roger Ebert, who lost his battle with Cancer today at the age of 70.
Film journalism has lost a great today with the passing of journalist, author and movie critic, Roger Ebert. He was a legend, and for anyone who loved film, Ebert was an inspiration. For those of us who aspired to write about film, he was nothing short of a demi-god.
It seems very strange to me that Roger Ebert isn’t attending the film festival this year. Every other year I’ve attended I’ve run into him somewhere, and even had a…