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Super 8 Filmmaker John Porter, Toronto, Canada

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NEW! - John Porter's "Visiting Filmmaker's Map of Toronto" 2014,
PLUS high resolution version, with the Directory, first time online!
RECENT - Opinion: Pleasure Dome's 20th "New Toronto Works", 2013

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25 UPCOMING EVENTS 4/17/14

In 11 cities in Canada, USA and Europe!
10 EVENTS IN TORONTO 15 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO
Continuing Today to Saturday in Toronto
Only This Afternoon in Toronto Only Tomorrow Night in Toronto
This Week in Albuquerque, NM - Sackville, NB - Cambridge, Mass
Next Week in Ottawa, Ontario Later This Month in
Toronto - Ottawa
Next Month in Toronto - Milwaukee, WI - Oberhausen, Germany
Cleveland, Ohio - Zurich, Switzerland - Haverhill, Mass
This June in Edinburgh, UK

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8 UPCOMING EVENTS
IN TORONTO!


1 EVENT CONTINUING TODAY TO SATURDAY!
1 EVENT THIS AFTERNOON!
1 EVENT TOMORROW NIGHT!
4 EVENTS LATER THIS MONTH! 1 EVENT NEXT MONTH!

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CONTINUING TODAY TO
SATURDAY IN TORONTO!

27th Images Festival of
Independent Film, Video and New Media
Video, 35mm, 16mm, performance, installations!
Including many guest artists! Facebook
April 10-19
(classified)
mostly at Jackman Hall, AGO, 317 Dundas St. W., Toronto

INCLUDING

Annual Open Screening
Bring your short film or video (max 10 min.)
to share with your fellow festival goers.
16mm, 35mm, super 8, VHS, DVD, Quicktime.
First come, first screened! Signup starts 10pm.
Facebook
Tuesday, April 15, 10pm, free! (classified)
CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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ONLY THIS AFTERNOON IN TORONTO!

Frameline
Interviews and commentary re: movies.
Hosts: Barbara Goslawski, Arthur Yeung.
Today: The Images Festival.

Every Thursday, 2pm - 2:30pm

listen online at Radio Regent

ONLY TOMORROW NIGHT IN TORONTO!

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

Where It's At

Friday, April 18, 9:30pm, $5 (classified)

Trash Palace, 89B Niagara St., Toronto Facebook

Trash Palace's last months at this location!

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4 EVENTS LATER THIS MONTH
IN TORONTO!

Early Monthly Segments presents its monthly screening #62

Mark LaPore
16mm films, USA, 1989-2000.
Total running time: 68 minutes.

Monday, April 21, 8pm,
$5-10
suggested donation (classified)

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

Modern Literature & Culture Research Ctre (MLC), Ryerson U.,
presents "Women Making Vanguard Films: A Film Series"

The Garden of Eden: Films by Marie Menken
16mm films, 1957-1963, programmed and introduced
by Stephen Broomer and Catherine Russell.
Total running time: 36 minutes.

Wednesday, April 23, 8pm, free! (unclassified)

MLC Gallery, 111 Gerrard St. E., Toronto

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Regional Support Network presents

Everyone’s A Little Queer
Experimental Videos from Portland, Oregon,
by Chris Freeman, Karl Lind, Orland Nutt, Julie Perini,
Kelly Goeller, Kiri Hargie, Sharita Towne, Sam Pirnak,
Kenny Reed, Hannah Piper Burns, Justin Whomever,
Dylan McDaniel, Stephen Slappe, Leif Anderson,
Jodi Darby, Qathi Hart, Andrew Klaus, Ben Popp.
Curated by Ben Popp of EFFPortland. Facebook

Thursday, April 24, 8pm, $5 / pywc

Videofag, 187 Augusta Ave., Toronto

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When I Was A Kid: Rookie of the Year
Starring 11-year-old Jodie Foster in 1973,
plus rare, retro, kids' shorts, all on 16mm!
Family-friendly cinema history!
Facebook

Sunday, April 27, 2pm (unclassified)

Revue Cinema, 400 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto

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NEXT MONTH IN TORONTO!

Modern Literature & Culture Research Ctre (MLC), Ryerson U.,
presents "Women Making Vanguard Films: A Film Series"

Ars Longa, Vita Breva:
Joyce Wieland's Reason Over Passion
(1968, 16mm, 84 minutes)

Wednesday, May 14, 8pm, free! (unclassified)

MLC Gallery, 111 Gerrard St. E., Toronto

THIS JUNE IN TORONTO!

9th Anniversary of super8porter.ca

June 6, 2014

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15 UPCOMING EVENTS
BEYOND TORONTO!


This Week in Albuquerque, NM
This Week in Sackville, NB - Cambridge, Mass

Next Week in Ottawa, Ontario Later This Month in Ottawa
Next Month in Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Oberhausen, Germany
Cleveland, Ohio - Zurich, Switzerland - Haverhill, Mass
This June in Edinburgh, UK

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THIS WEEK & THIS WEEKEND IN
ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO!

Basement Films and the Department of Cinematic Arts present

Experiments in Cinema v9.72
Annual series of international cinematic experimentation,
visionary cinema and un-dependent moving image art.
35mm, 16mm and video collected by Bryan Konefsky.
Live performances and retrospectives.

April 14-20

Southwest Film Center, 516 Arts and the Guild Cinema,
Albuquerque, New Mexico

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TOMORROW NIGHT IN SACKVILLE, NB!

THE SHOOT & SHOW SUPER 8 SPRING SEASON BEGINS WITH

Faucet Media Arts Centre & Struts Gallery present

15th Annual Super 8 Hotel Film Festival
Premieres of new super 8 films by local artists!
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!

Thursday, April 17, 7:30pm, free! all ages!

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

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TOMORROW NIGHT IN CAMBRIDGE, MA!

Balagan Films presents

Waldeinsamkeit
16mm films, 1970-2012,
by Takahiko Iimura, Philipp Fleischmann,
Stan Brakhage, Robert Schaller, Esther Urlus,
Emily Richardson, Stephen Broomer, and more!
Total running time: 66 minutes. Facebook

Thursday, April 17, 7:30pm, $10 / 8

Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St.,
Harvard Square, Cambridge, Massachusetts

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NEXT MONDAY MORNING IN OTTAWA!

Drunken Master Revue
A movie-related variety radio program.

Every Monday, 9-10am

listen in Ottawa, Ontario or online on CKCU-FM 93.1

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LATER THIS MONTH IN OTTAWA!

The Lost Dominion Screening Collective presents

The Canadian Cult Revue
Monthly screenings of Canadian films on 35mm!
Faves, lost gems of Archives Canada or private collections.

Snatched from the Void
plus Gordon Sparling shorts,
1930's-1950's, on 35mm!

Tuesday, April 29, $10 each, $45/season (classified)

Mayfair Theatre, 1074 Bank St., Ottawa, Ontario

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NEXT MONTH IN MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN!

The 5th Milwaukee Underground Film Festival
Multiple-projections, expanded cinema, installations.
5 screenings in different locations.
Video, 35mm, 16mm, super 8.

May 1-4, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

NEXT MONTH IN OBERHAUSEN, GERMANY!

The 60th International
Short Film Festival Oberhausen

Video, 35mm, 16mm, super 8

May 1-6, Oberhausen, Germany

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NEXT MONTH NEAR CLEVELAND, OHIO!

Photorama USA presents

Cleveland Camera Collectors Show
Used photographic equipment sale.
Antique & usable, film & digital, still & cine.

Sunday, May 18, 10am-3pm, $6

Cleveland-Richfield Days Inn, 4742 Breckville Rd., Richfield, Ohio
(Off I-80, east Exit 173, south on Route 21.
Route 77, use Exit 145, north on Route 21.)

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NEXT MONTH IN ZURICH, SWITZERLAND!

16th VIDEOEX
International Experimental Film & Video Festival
8mm, 16mm, 35mm, video

May 24 - June 1

Festivalcenter Kunstraum Walcheturm, and
Festival-Kino Cinema Z 3, Zurich, Switzerland

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MAY 30 - JUNE 1 IN HAVERHILL, MASS

2nd Haverhill Experimental Film Festival (HEFF)
Recent video, 16mm, super 8.

May 30 - June 1, 2014

The Barn, Haverhill, Massachusetts

JUNE 18-29 IN EDINBURGH, UK

68th Edinburgh International Film Festival
Including the Black Box screenings
of experimental films & videos. No super 8.

June 18-29, Edinburgh, Scotland

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END OF UPCOMING EVENTS

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

 

 

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PAST 2013 EVENTS TWEETED

LAST NIGHT 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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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 April 17, 2014)