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35 UPCOMING EVENTS 1/20/17

in 5 cities in Canada and Europe!
32 EVENTS IN TORONTO 3 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO
Continuing Today to Saturday in Dresden, Germany
Continuing Today to Sunday in Stuttgart, Germany
This Sunday in Toronto
Next Week in Toronto Later This Month in Toronto
Next Month in Toronto This March in Toronto
- Calgary
This April in Toronto This May-December in Toronto

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32 EVENTS IN TORONTO!


2 EVENTS THIS SUNDAY 3 EVENTS NEXT WEEK
3 EVENTS LATER THIS MONTH
8 EVENTS NEXT MONTH 4 EVENTS THIS MARCH
4 EVENTS THIS APRIL 8 EVENTS MAY-DECEMBER

2 EVENTS THIS SUNDAY IN TORONTO!


4PM THIS SUNDAY

9:30AM-2:30PM
THIS SUNDAY IN TORONTO!

Camerama Camera Show
Used photographic equipment sale.
Antique & usable, film & digital, still & cine.
50-100 merchants tables. Facebook

Sunday, January 22, 9:30am-2:30pm, $7

Edward Village Hotel, 185 Yorkland Blvd., Toronto
(west of Victoria Park Ave., south of Sheppard Ave.,
very near intersection of Highway 401 & the DVP)

contact Gary Perry at gvperry at gmail dot com, 905-550-7477

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4PM THIS SUNDAY IN TORONTO!

TIFF's "Canada On Screen" series presents

Wavelength
(Michael Snow, Canada, 1967, 16mm, 45 minutes)
Intro and Q&A with Michael Snow, in person!

Sunday, January 22, 4pm, free! (classified)

TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King St. W., Toronto

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3 EVENTS NEXT WEEK IN TORONTO!


THURSDAY AFTERNOONS - BEGINNING NEXT FRIDAY

BEGINNING NEXT TUESDAY
IN TORONTO!

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Winter 2017
Film, Video & Interactive Art Workshops

Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.
Over 55 workshops! Facebook

Registration begins Tuesday, January 24, 10am

L.I.F.T., 1137 Dupont St. (at Gladstone Ave.), Toronto

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THURSDAY AFTERNOONS IN TORONTO!

Frameline
Interviews and commentary about movies,
with host Barbara Goslawski.

some Thursdays, 2pm - 2:30 / 3pm

listen online at Radio Regent

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BEGINNING NEXT FRIDAY IN TORONTO!

The 10th Annual the8fest
A Little Festival for Small Films
Super 8, 8mm, 9.5mm, UltraPan8!

Performances! Super 8 Camera Workshop!
Saul Levine and Alex Rogalski in person!
for their solo screenings and Artist Talks.

Friday-Sunday, January 27-29, 2017
(unclassified) $8 per event / $25 festival pass

Polish Combatants Hall, 206 Beverley St., Toronto
(at Cecil St., 1 block south of College St.)

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3 EVENTS LATER THIS MONTH
IN TORONTO!

Anne O'Callaghan presents

Video Art Day
#War Remembrance

International videos with female perspectives
on war’s legacies, by Anne O’Callaghan,
Estabrak Al Ansari, Marina Abramovic,
Nathalie Vanheuele, Linda Duval,
Arja Karkkainen, Victoria Lucas.
Facebook

Saturday, January 28, 8pm, free! (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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The Revue Cinema presents its "Silent Revue" series.

Blackmail
(Alfred Hitchcock, UK, 1929, 16mm, 84 min.)
Live piano accompaniment by Tania Gill!
In the silent-era Revue Cinema, opened in 1912!
Silent Revue curated by Alicia Fletcher Facebook

Sunday, January 29, 4:15pm, $15 (classified)

The Revue Cinema, 400 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto

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Wavelengths presents

Underground: The Funnel
Experimental Film Co-op, 1977-1988

16mm films and videos, 1974-2014, by Judith Doyle,
Annette Mangaard, Midi Onodera, Jim Anderson,
and Peter Dudar. Total running time: 67 minutes.
Plus a Book Launch! for Mike Hoolboom's new book,
Underground: The Untold Story of The Funnel Film Collective.
Mike Hoolboom and some of the screening
and book artists in attendance!

Tuesday, January 31, 6:30pm, free! (classified)

TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King St. W., Toronto

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8 EVENTS NEXT MONTH IN TORONTO!

Mike Hoolboom presents

The Funnel, 1977-1988
Panel Discussion moderated by Mike Hoolboom,
with Judith Doyle, Dot Tuer and David McIntosh,
plus a Book Launch for Mike Hoolboom's new book,
Underground: The Untold Story of The Funnel Film Collective.
Facebook

Thursday, February 2, evening (time TBA), free!

OCAD University, Room 230, 100 McCaul St., Toronto

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Medium Density Fibreboard Films (MDFF) presents

Short Stay
(USA, 2016, 35mm, shot on 16mm, 61 min.)
Director Ted Fendt in person! for a Q&A.
Toronto premiere! Facebook

Wednesday, February 8, 8pm, $10 (unclassified)

Royal Cinema, 608 College St., Toronto

"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
16mm features & shorts monthly on a Friday. Facebook group

Troublemakers
(Robert Machover & Norm Fruchter, USA, 1966, 54 min.)

Friday, February 10, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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Wavelengths presents

Forgetting Vietnam
(USA / Vietnam, 2015, digital, 90 minutes)
by Trinh T. Minh-ha, in person!

Thursday, February 16, 8:30pm, free! (classified)

TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King St. W., Toronto

Pleasure Dome presents

Sincerely: Kelly O’Brien
Movies and Performance

Saturday, February 18, 8pm, $8 (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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Early Monthly Segments presents its

Monthly Screening #93
16mm films

Monday, February 20, 8pm (unclassified)
$5-10 suggested donation

Ballroom, Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. W., Toronto

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Vertical Features, a 6-part screening series, presents

La France est notre patrie and
The Horses of a Cavalry Captain
Two recent videos by Clemens von Wedemeyer
and Rithy Panh. Total running time: 85 min.

Tuesday, February 21, 7pm, free! (unclassified)
doors and coffee: 6:30pm

Room 307, Ryerson Image Arts Bldg., 122 Bond St., Toronto
(2 blocks east of Yonge St., 1 block north of Dundas St. E.)

Pleasure Dome and OCAD University present

Wrik Mead:
Local Hero, in Person

Friday, February 24, 8pm, $8 (unclassified)

OCADU, Room 190, 100 McCaul St., Toronto

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4 EVENTS THIS MARCH IN TORONTO!

Pleasure Dome presents

Electronic Weavings:
The Videos of Nathalie Bujold
Nathalie Bujold in person!

Saturday, March 4, 8pm, $8 (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

Early Monthly Segments presents its 8th Anniversary

Monthly Screening #94
16mm films

Tuesday, March 7, 8pm (unclassified)
$5-10 suggested donation

Ballroom, Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. W., Toronto

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"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
16mm features & shorts monthly on a Friday. Facebook group

Fuzz (Richard A. Colla, USA, 1972, 92 minutes)

Friday, March 10, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

Pleasure Dome presents

Everybody Needs a Friend: Queer Journeys with
Allyson Mitchell and Steve Reinke

Friday, March 24, 8pm, $8 (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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4 EVENTS THIS APRIL IN TORONTO!

Wavelengths presents

A Man and His Dog Out for Air:
The Films of Robert Breer

16mm films, 1957-2003, by American filmmaker
Robert Breer (1926-2011). Total time: 65 min.

Saturday, April 1, 1pm, free! (classified)

TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King St. W., Toronto

Pleasure Dome presents

Archive: Field Work
A reading made by the artist Alexandra Gelis
to Laboratorio Arte Alameda’s archive,
in dialogue with the project (Ready) Media:
Towards an Archaeology of media and invention in Mexico.

Saturday, April 8, 8pm, $8 (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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Early Monthly Segments presents its

Monthly Screening #95
16mm films

Tuesday, April 11, 8pm (unclassified)
$5-10 suggested donation

Ballroom, Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. W., Toronto

"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
16mm features and shorts monthly on a Friday at CineCycle.
Facebook group

The Curse of Frankenstein
(Terence Fisher, UK, 1957, 83 minutes)
Friday, April 14, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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TRASH PALACE THEATRE
MONTHLY MAY-DEC 2017 IN TORONTO!

"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
16mm features and shorts monthly on a Friday at CineCycle.
Facebook group

Judy Blume / Beverly Cleary Night
Ramona (Canada, 1988) starring child Sarah Polley.
Friday, May 12, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

Clint's Psychedelic Shorts
Avant-garde biker films selected by Clint Enns.
Friday, June 9, 9:30pm, $10 (unclassified)

The Mystery of the Million Dollar Hockey Puck
(Jean LaFleur & Peter Svatek, Canada, 1975, 83 minutes)
Friday, July 14, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

Modesty Blaise (Joseph Losey, USA, 1966, 119 min.)
Friday, August 11, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

Classroom Films Vintage educational shorts.
Friday, September 8, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

Ghostkeeper (Jim Makichuk, Canada, 1986, 89 min.)
Friday, October 13, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

The Tormentors (David L. Hewitt, USA, 1971, 78 min.)
Friday, November 10, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

The Great Scout & Cathouse Thursday
(Don Taylor, USA, 1976, 102 minutes)
Friday, December 8, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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3 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO


Continuing Today to Saturday in Dresden, Germany
Continuing Today to Sunday in Stuttgart, Germany
This March in Calgary, Alberta

CONTINUING TODAY TO SATURDAY
IN DRESDEN, GERMANY!

18th Dresdner Schmalfilmtage
Films and videos shot on super 8, 8mm, 16mm

January 19-21, 2017

Motorenhalle, Wachsbleichstraße 4a, Dresden, Germany

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CONTINUING TODAY TO SUNDAY
IN STUTTGART, GERMANY!

30th Stuttgarter Filmwinter
Festival for Expanded Media
Film, New Media, Video, Installation, Performance.

January 18-22, 2017

FITZ! Center for Figurentheater,
Eberhardstraße 61, Stuttgart, Germany

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THIS MARCH IN CALGARY!

The Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers (CSIF) presents

25th Annual $100 Film Festival
Recent shorts projected on 16mm and super 8 film!
Each program opens with a different work made collaboratively
by a different local artist and band performing live with the film.

Thursday-Saturday, March 23-25, 7pm, $12 each

Engineered Air Theatre, 205 8th Ave. SE, Calgary, Alberta

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END OF UPCOMING EVENTS

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2013 EVENTS TWEETED

OCTOBER 21 IN TORONTO

Early Monthly Segments presents its monthly screening #56

A. by Luther Price
(USA, 1995, super 8, 60 min., sound on audio cassette)
A fundraiser for the8fest (January 24-26, 2014).
Facebook

Monday, October 21, 8pm,
$5-10
suggested donation (unclassified)

Artbar, Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. W., Toronto

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AUGUST 8 IN TORONTO

The Free Screen presents

Phil Hoffman: Lessons in Process
Toronto filmmaker Phil Hoffman in person! with
his latest video, (Canada / Cuba, 2012, 31 min.),
plus a 16mm film (Canada, 1988, 43 min.).

Thursday, August 8, 6:30pm, free! (classified)

TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King St. W., Toronto

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JULY 29 IN DUBLIN, IRELAND

The Experimental Film Club and the Irish Film Institute
present the The Experimental Film Club's Projection #33

Stom Sogo
Videos and super 8 films, 2000-2008, by
Japanese artist Stom Sogo (1975-2012).
Super 8 projectionist: Moira Tierney!
Total running time: 68 minutes.

Monday, July 29, 6:30pm, €8 / 7

The Irish Film Institute,
6 Eustace Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland

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JULY 21 IN TORONTO

CineCycle presents

The Adventures of Prince Achmed
(Lotte Reiniger, Germany, 1926, 87 min.)
Rare 16mm print with live score by Odradek!
plus a short documentary on Lotte Reiniger.
Facebook Group | Facebook Friends

Sunday, July 21, 8pm, $10 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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JULY 20 IN TORONTO

Pleasure Dome Artists' Film Exhibition Group presents its

Annual Open Screening
Bring your latest experimental films or videos to show
(finished or unfinished, found or stolen), before 8pm,
or just come to watch!
16mm, super 8, VHS, DVD, Blu-Ray, Quicktime, Mp3
Maximum 10 minutes. First come, first shown.

Saturday, July 20, 9pm, $pwyc (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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2 EVENTS JULY 19 IN TORONTO

"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
features and shorts projected on 16mm every Friday night!

Frogs (George McCowan, USA, 1972, 90 min.)

Friday, July 19, 9:30pm, $5 (classified)

Trash Palace, 89B Niagara St., Toronto Facebook

The Parkdale Beauty Pageant Society presents

15th Parkdale Film + Video Showcase
July 19-21
including

Recent Videos by Parkdale Artists
Friday, July 19, 8pm, $pwyc (unclassified)
Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. W., Toronto

Screening Under the Stars
Recent, family-friendly videos & 35mm films,
Bring your own chair, blankets, snacks, etc.
Saturday, July 20, 9pm, $pwyc (unclassified)
Albert Crosland Parkette, Fuller Ave., Toronto
(north from Queen W., west of Lansdowne)

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JULY 17 IN HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA

"SHOOT & SHOW" SUPER 8 SCREENINGS RECOMMENDS

The Atlantic Filmmakers Co-op (AFCOOP) presentation of

Cinema Park: Summer Super-8 Film Challenge
Super 8 films recently shot and edited-in-camera in two days,
tonight being shown for the first time, even to the filmmakers!
Natelie Boterman, Vanessa Waller & Halley Davies,
Brett Hannam, David Middleton, Jacqueline Pool,
Emma Devost, Dan Smeby, Andrew Flemming,
Matthew Hayes, Hillary Titley, Martha Cooley.
Prizes!

Wednesday, July 17, 8:30pm, free!
AFCOOP Annual General Meeting: 6:30pm

AFCOOP, Suite 101, 5663 Cornwallis St., Halifax, Nova Scotia

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JULY 14 IN PERTH, AUSTRALIA

Revelation 16 - Perth International Film Festival (July 4-14),
and Edith Cowan University, present

Revel-8 Super 8 Competition
18 new super 8 films by Australian artists,
Nick Vlahadamis, Harry Quinlan, Hector Ortiz & Dion Borrett,
Nicola Walkerden, Mike Rigoll, Paul Donnelly, Carl Anthonisz,
Mark Abberton, Phillip Salmon & Simon Naylor, Daniel Marano,
Byron Wheeler, Adrian Warren, Elyse de Valle, Reuben Unkovich,
Luke Griffiths, Daniel Nicholls, Jasmine Leivers & Samuel Harford.
Each film shot on one roll of silent film, edited in-camera,
now premiering tonight, projected on super 8! with
each filmmaker seeing their own film for the first time!
Soundtracks recorded by Australian composers!
Prizes awarded, including Audience Choice Award!

Sunday, July 14, 8pm, $17 (adults only)

Luna Cinema Leederville, 155 Oxford St.,
North Perth
, Western Australia, 6906

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JUNE 14 IN TORONTO

"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
features and shorts projected on 16mm every Friday night!

The Revengers (Daniel Mann, USA, 1972, 106 min.)

Friday, June 14, 9:30pm, $5 (classified)

Trash Palace, 89B Niagara St., Toronto Facebook

MAY 31 IN TORONTO

Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) and
Pleasure Dome Artists' Film Exhibition Group present

Intertidal
Film Performance by Alex MacKenzie
in person from Vancouver!

Expanded cinema with two 16mm projectors!
His two most recent works, 2011/12, total 80 min.

Friday, May 31, 7:30pm, $8 (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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3 EVENTS MAY 26 IN TORONTO

Silent Toronto presents

Silent Sundays
Peter Pan (Herbert Brenon, USA, 1924, on video, 105 min.)
Plus silent short films projected on 16mm!
Live piano accompaniment by William O'Meara!

In the silent-era Revue Cinema, opened 100 years ago!

Sunday, May 26, 4:15pm, $12 (classified)

The Revue Cinema, 400 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto

CineCycle presents its "From the Vault" screening #6

Leo the Last (John Boorman, UK, 1970, 104 min.)
on 16mm! plus 16mm shorts! including
one by Wladyslaw Starewicz. Facebook

Sunday, May 26, 8pm - NEW TIME!, $5 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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The Photographic Historical Society of Canada (PHSC) presents

The Big One - 39th Spring Photographica Fair
Canada's oldest, largest, used photographic equipment sale.
Antique & usable, film & digital, still & cine. 100 tables. Facebook

Sunday, May 26, 10am-3pm, $7, students free!

The Soccer Centre, 7601 Martin Grove Rd. (at Hwy 7), Woodbridge, Ontario
(free bus from Kipling subway station Kiss-n-Ride - hourly from 9:30am)

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MAY 24 IN TORONTO

"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
features and shorts projected on 16mm every Friday night!

Modesty Blaise
(Joseph Losey, UK, 1966, 119 min.) Facebook
Friday, May 24, 9:30pm, $5
(classified)

The Angry Breed
(David Commons, USA, 1968, 94 minutes) Facebook
Friday, May 17, 9:30pm, $5
(classified)

Trash Palace, 89B Niagara St., Toronto

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LAST MAY IN SACKVILLE, NB

Faucet Media Arts Centre & Struts Gallery present

The Sackville Cinematheque
Weekly screenings of experimental
16mm and super 8 films, hosted by
Solomon Nagler from Halifax and
Alexandre Larose from Montreal!
Artists-in-residence Apr 22 - May 24.
16mm films by Joyce Wieland, Barbara Sternberg, Dziga Vertov,
Maya Deren, Arthur Lipsett and Walter Ruttmann, and live scores!
Tonight - super 8 films by Solomon Nagler & Alexandre Larose!

Wednesdays, May 1, 8, 15 & 22, 8pm, free!

Struts Gallery, 7 Lorne St., Sackville, New Brunswick

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MAY 17 IN SACKVILLE, NB

THE SHOOT & SHOW SUPER 8 SPRING SEASON CONTINUES WITH

Faucet Media Arts Centre & Struts Gallery present

14th Annual Super 8 Hotel Film Festival
Premieres of new super 8 films by local artists!
Norene Smiley, Rena Thomas, Elizabeth Horner, Shamus Griffith,
Linda Rae Dornan, Rebecca Blankert, Navarana Igloliorte, and
Faucet Media Arts Centre Youth Program participants.
The artists took a super 8 filmmaking workshop last month,
then each had 3 days to shoot a 1-roll film, edited-in-camera,
which were then shipped to Toronto for processing (Niagara),
all just in time for their first screening tonight, on super 8!
Popcorn and refreshments!

Friday, May 17, 8pm, free! all ages!

Faucet Media Arts Centre, 7 Lorne St., Sackville, New Brunswick

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MAY 11 IN TORONTO

The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) presents

TAIS Animation Showcase 2013
Recent shorts & installations by TAIS members.
A 35mm film by Madi Piller, and videos by Evan DeRushie,
Osman Cerfon & Gregory Duroy, Mike Maryniuk & John Scoles,
Aaron Long, Brandon Blommaert, Elise Simard, Esmunds Janson,
Siamak Haseli, Max Swiecki, Pasquale LaMontagna & Astra Burka,
Tess Martin, Jennifer Linton, Juan Camilo Gonzalez, Leslie Supnet,
Jeff Tran, Haiyang Wang, Iriz Paabo, Janice Schulman & Allan Kane.
Many of the artists in person!

Saturday, May 11, 7pm, $10 (unclassified) Facebook

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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MAY 10 IN TORONTO

"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
features and shorts projected on 16mm every Friday night!

Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
(Russ Meyer, USA, 1970, 110 minutes)
Facebook

Friday, May 10, 9:30pm, $5 (classified)

Trash Palace, 89B Niagara St., Toronto

MAY 5 IN TORONTO

CineCycle presents its "From the Vault" screening #5

Teorema / Theorem
(Pier Paolo Passolini, Italy, 1968, 99 minutes)
on 16mm! Italian with English subtitles.
+ surprise 16mm shorts! Facebook

Sunday, May 5, 7pm, $5 (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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Exhibits - Workshops - Calls for Work - Past Events - CineCycle

 

(Updated January 20, 2017)