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Super 8 Filmmaker John Porter, Toronto, Canada

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16 UPCOMING EVENTS 12/11/18

in 6 cities in Canada and Europe!
11 EVENTS IN TORONTO 5 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO
Tomorrow Night in Toronto This Thursday in Halifax, NS
This Friday in Toronto This Saturday in Toronto
Friday Next Week in London, Ontario - A Coruña, Spain
Continuing Later This Month in St. Catharines, Ontario
2019: Next Month, January in Toronto February in Toronto
March in Toronto - Dresden, Germany April in Toronto

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11 EVENTS IN TORONTO!


THIS FRIDAY - THIS SATURDAY 5 EVENTS NEXT MONTH
2019: THIS FEBRUARY - THIS MARCH - THIS APRIL

TOMORROW NIGHT IN TORONTO!

TIFF presents a series of 12 monthly free screenings,
"Existence is Song: A Stan Brakhage Retrospective",
all on 16mm film!

Panels for the Walls of Heaven:
The Final Films of Stan Brakhage

16mm films and a 35mm film, 1996-2003,
total running time: 70 minutes.

Wednesday, December 12, 9:05pm, free! (classified)

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

Programs: 1 Jan 28, 2 Feb 27, 3 Mar 18, 4 Apr 7, 5 May 15,
6 Jun 12, 7 Jul 10, 8 Aug 14, 9 Oct 14. 10 Nov 7, 11 Nov 14.

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THIS FRIDAY IN TORONTO!

"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
16mm features & shorts, 2nd Friday each month. Facebook group

The Wrath of God
(Ralph Nelson, USA, 1972, 111 minutes)
Facebook event

Friday, December 14, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

THIS SATURDAY IN TORONTO!

The Royal Cinema presents its John Cassavetes series

A Woman Under the Influence
(John Cassavetes, USA, 1974, 35mm, 155 minutes)
Facebook

Saturday, December 15, 7pm, $14 (classified)

The Royal Cinema, 608 College St., Toronto

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2019

5 EVENTS NEXT MONTH IN TORONTO!

York University Department of Cinema & Media Arts presents
their weekly lunchtime cinema series: "Nat Taylor Tuesdays".

Super 8 Films and
Performance by John Porter

Followed by a Q&A. Facebook

Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 12:45pm, free!
(unclassified)

Nat Taylor Cinema, N102, Ross Building,
Campus Walk, York University, 4700 Keele St., Toronto

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The Revue Cinema presents its "Silent Revue" series.

City Girl
(F.W. Murnau, USA, 1930, 35mm, 88 minutes)
Live piano accompaniment by Marilyn Lerner!
In the silent-era Revue Cinema, opened in 1912!
Silent Revue curated by Alicia Fletcher. Facebook

Sunday, January 13, 4pm, $15 (classified)

The Revue Cinema, 400 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto

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

Sunday, January 20, 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)
Free parking! gvperry at gmail dot com 905-550-7477

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Wavelengths series presents

Within Mirrors:
Films by Paul Clipson

16mm films shot on super 8, 2009-2013, by the
San Francisco artist who died one year ago.
16mm prints courtesy of Canyon Cinema.
Total running time: 50 minutes.

Wednesday, January 23, 9pm, free! (classified)

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

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12th Annual the8fest
A Little Festival for Small Films
Super 8, 8mm, 9.5mm, UltraPan8!

Performances! Visiting artists! Workshop!
8 different programs! Facebook

Friday-Sunday, January 25-27
$8 each, $40 pass (unclassified)

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

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THIS FEBRUARY 2019 IN TORONTO!

Wavelengths series presents

Where I Am is Here:
Margaret Tait at 100

16mm films, 1951-1976, by Scottish artist
Margaret Tait (1918-1999), total: 76 min.

Wednesday, February 20, 8:30pm, free! (classified)

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

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THIS MARCH 2019 IN TORONTO!

Wavelengths series presents

Enfolded Space:
The Work of Rhayne Vermette

Recent videos by the Winnipeg artist who
so thickly layers film, it's unprojectable on a
film projector. Total running time: 57 minutes.

Wednesday, March 20, 9pm, free! (classified)

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

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THIS APRIL 2019 IN TORONTO!

Wavelengths series presents

Fernando Birri's ORG
(Fernando Birri, Italy, 1979, digital, 177 minutes)

Tuesday, April 23, 6:30pm, free! (classified)

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

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5 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO


This Thursday in Halifax, Nova Scotia
Friday Next Week in London, Ontario - A Coruña, Spain
Continuing Later This Month in St. Catharines, Ontario
This March in Dresden, Germany

THIS THURSDAY IN HALIFAX, NS!

"SHOOT & SHOW" SUPER 8 SCREENINGS RECOMMENDS

The Atlantic Filmmakers Co-op (AFCOOP) presents its

18th Annual
Super 8 Holiday Screening + Party!

New super 8 films! recently shot, edited-in-camera, in 2 days,
now being screened for the first time, even to the filmmakers!
Ethan Kim, Kate Ward, Owen Thomas, Josh Fifield,
Chris Lockerbie, Debbie Liu, and Kate Lightstone.
Live improvised music accompaniment by
Bianca Palmer, Jay Crocker, and Al Melnyck.
Followed by a party, audience choice award!

Thursday, December 13, 7pm-11pm, $ by donation

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

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FRIDAY NEXT WEEK IN
LONDON, ONTARIO!

London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA)
and the McIntosh Gallery present

Dusty Stacks of Mom:
The Poster Project

16mm films, 2010-2013, by Jodie Mack
in person from New Hampshire, USA!
performing live, an animated rock opera!
Total running time: 56 min. Facebook

Friday, December 21, 7pm, $5 (unclassified)
$5 suggested donation, no one turned away.

London Fringe Festival Theatre,
207 King St., London, Ontario

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BEGINNING FRIDAY NEXT WEEK
IN A CORUÑA, SPAIN!

4th Annual
Sellier Film Festival

All projected on film! Super 8, 16mm, 35mm!
Facebook

Friday-Sunday, December 21-23, free!

Museum of Contemporary Art,
171 Avenida de Arteixo, A Coruña, Spain

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CONTINUING LATER THIS MONTH
IN ST. CATHARINES, ONTARIO!

Unpopular Arts and Niagara Artists Centre (NAC)
present their new weekly Sunday series

Mahtay Movie Matinee
16mm films and brunch every Sunday.
Obscure, ephemeral and ‘orphan’ films from
Vineland filmmaker Jonathan Culp’s archive
(plus special guests). Facebook

Sunday, December 23, 12pm-2pm, free!
Donations welcome. (unclassified)

Mahtay Café & Lounge,
241 St. Paul St., St. Catharines, Ontario

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2019

THIS MARCH IN DRESDEN, DGR!

20th Dresdner Schmalfilmtage
Films and videos shot on super 8, 8mm, 16mm
Facebook

March 21-24, 2019

Motorenhalle, Wachsbleichstraße 4a, Dresden, Germany

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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.
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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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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 December 11, 2018)