The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the most prestigious film festival in North America, kicks off Sept. 8-18. Tickets for the event went on sale this weekend and demand is high. If you want to avoid line-ups don’t think that booking online is the solution. If you want to purchase a ticket to one of the 268 features films or 68 shorts shows online, TIFF.net will put you in a virtual waiting room. September 3rd waiting times were as high as 5 hours.