University of Toronto

Office of the
President

Piers Handling – Honorary Degree Ceremony

June 13, 2016

Piers Handling, the Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Toronto International Film Festival, was awarded the degree Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, for accomplishments in arts and culture, and his role in the promotion of Canadian cinema.

To watch the Convocation Address, please visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch

To read the U of T News profile, please visit: https://www.utoronto.ca/news/uoftgrad16-film-festival-ceo-piers-handling