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Films from Jolie, Clooney, Aronofsky among TIFF premieres

George Clooney's crime comedy "Suburbicon," Angelina Jolie's Khmer Rouge drama "First They Killed My Father," and Darren Aronofsky's horror feature "mother!" starring Jennifer Lawrence are among the films that will be playing at the Toronto International Film Festival this year.

Festival programmers Piers Handling and Cameron Bailey unveiled the initial 47 film lineup Tuesday.

The Toronto festival, along with Venice and Telluride, is considered one of the launching pads for Hollywood's awards season and a best-of display of films from other festivals.

Some of the buzzier films set to play include Joe Wright's Winston Churchill biopic...