Steve McQueen Takes Top Prize at Toronto Film Festival

September 18th, 2013

Michael Fassbender and Steve McQueenFilmmaker and artist Steve McQueen has taken top awards at the Toronto International Film Festival for his newest work, 12 Years a Slave.  Announced this week as the People’s Choice Award-winner, his film documents the life of Solomon Northrup, a black American kidnapped and sold into slavery in 1841.

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