TIFF 2023 Rising Stars: Seven Out of Nine are Women! – Jennifer Merin reports

TIFF has announced this years honorees in its 2023 Rising Stars program, and seven of the nine selected actors are women! They are Adwa Bader (Saudi Arabia/USA), Almudena González (Argentina), Amrit Kaur (Canada), Aria Mia Loberti (USA), Kudakwashe Rutendo (Canada), Léah Aubert (France) and Tioreore Ngatai-Melbourne (New Zealand), and they are joined by their male colleagues, Cody Lightning (Canada) and Mark Clennon (Canada).

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