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Super 8 Filmmaker John Porter, Toronto, Canada

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,
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25 UPCOMING EVENTS 4/27/15

In 8 cities in Canada and USA!
17 EVENTS IN TORONTO 8 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO
This Thursday in Toronto This Friday in Sackville, NB - Toronto
This Saturday in Chicago Next Monday Morning in
Ottawa
Later Next Month in Toronto - Montreal, Quebec
June in Saskatoon & Regina, Saskatchewan
June-December in
Toronto July in Durham, Ontario

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17 UPCOMING EVENTS
IN TORONTO!


2 EVENTS THIS THURSDAY OPENING THIS FRIDAY
7 EVENTS LATER NEXT MONTH 7 EVENTS JUNE-DECEMBER

2 EVENTS THIS THURSDAY IN TORONTO!

Frameline
Interviews and commentary about movies with
hosts Barbara Goslawski and Arthur Yeung
.

Thursdays, 2pm - 2:30 / 3pm

listen online at Radio Regent

The Revue Cinema presents its "Classics Revue" series.

King Kong
(Merian C. Cooper, USA, 1933, 16mm, 104 minutes)
in the silent-era Revue Cinema, opened in 1912!

Thursday, April 30, 9pm, $11 (classified)

The Revue Cinema, 400 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto

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8 EVENTS NEXT MONTH IN TORONTO!


NEXT MONDAY - MAY 16 - MAY 19 - MAY 25 - MAY 26 - MAY 29 - MAY 31

OPENING THIS FRIDAY!

CONTACT Photography Festival (May 1-31) presents

Bright Lights Dark City: Niagara Custom Lab
and Toronto Experimental Film Photo Exhibit

Work by Michael Barker, Carl E. Brown, Sylvain Chaussée,
R. Bruce Elder, John Porter, Izabella Pruska-Oldenhof,
Kelly Egan, John Price and Elisa Julia Gilmour.
Curated by Kate Addleman-Frankel. Facebook

May 1-31, daily 12-5pm.
Opening Reception Friday, May 1, 7-10pm.

3rd & 4th Floors, Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. W., Toronto

PLUS

MONDAY, MAY 25 IN TORONTO

CONTACT Photography Festival and Early Monthly Segments
present EMS' monthly screening #73

Niagara Custom Lab
16mm films made at Toronto's
artist-run film lab since 1990s.
Facebook

Monday, May 25, 8pm (unclassified)
$5-10
suggested donation

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

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NEXT MONDAY IN TORONTO!

Ryerson University’s Film Preservation and
Collections Management Class of 2015 presents

Take Two: Reflecting on
Toronto Filmmakers 1965-1972

16mm films by Betty Ferguson, Keewatin Dewdney,
Michael Snow, Raphael Bendahan, John Straiton,
Joyce Wieland, Rick Hancox, Robert Fothergill,
Warren Collins, Keith Lock & Jim Anderson.
2 different programmes! 6pm & 7:30pm
Light refreshments served during intermission.
Followed by Panel Discussion - 8:45pm
with Betty Ferguson, Robert Fothergill,
Keith Lock and Rick Hancox. Plus an
exhibition of film ephemera of the time!
Facebook

Monday, May 4, 6pm, free! (unclassified)

Room 304, Ryerson Image Arts Bldg., 122 Bond St., Toronto
(1 block north of Dundas, 2 blocks east of Yonge)
Limited seating - first come, first serve.

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SATURDAY, MAY 16 IN TORONTO

The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS)
presents the first in its new quarterly series

Experiments in Television
This is Al Capp
(Guy Fraumeni & Ernie Pintoff, USA, 1970, video, 60 min.)
preceded by A Doonesbury Special
(John and Faith Hubley, USA, 1977, 16mm, 26 min.)
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Saturday, May 16, 7:30pm, $7 (unclassified)

PIX Film Gallery, Unit C, 1411 Dufferin St., Toronto
(next to TAIS Studio, 2 blocks north of Dupont St.)

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TUESDAY, MAY 19 IN TORONTO

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops - Summer 2015
Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

Registration begins Tuesday, May 19, 10am

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

TUESDAY, MAY 26 IN TORONTO

Trinity Square Video and CineCycle present

Open Screening
Bring your films or videos to show!
or just come to watch!
16mm, 8mm, super 8 film,
.mov, .avi, .wav, .MP4, .M4V,
Blu-Ray, Quicktime, VHS, DVD.
Max 10 min. 1st come, 1st shown.

Tuesday, May 26, 8pm, pwyc (unclassified)
Sign-up begins at 7pm.

Trinity Square Video, Suite 376, 401 Richmond St. W., Toronto

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FRIDAY, MAY 29 IN TORONTO

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

Skip Tracer (Zale Dalen, Canada, 1977, 95 min.)

Friday, May 29, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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SUNDAY, MAY 31 IN TORONTO

The Photographic Historical Society of Canada (PHSC) presents

The Big One - 41st Spring Photographica Fair
Canada's oldest, largest, used photographic equipment sale.
Antique & usable, film & digital, still & cine. 100 tables. Facebook

Sunday, May 31, 10am-3pm, $7, students free!

NEW LOCATION!
Trident Banquet Hall, Unit 200, 145 Evans Ave., Etobicoke
(east of Islington Ave., south of the QEW / Gardiner Expwy)

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TRASH PALACE AT CINECYCLE!
MONTHLY JUNE-DECEMBER 2015

Trash Palace Theatre - "Toronto's Classiest Cinema"
presents 16mm features & shorts. Facebook group
Monthly, Fridays, 9:30pm, $10
CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

This is a Hijack (1973) June 26

Day of the Animals (1977) July 24

The Thing with Two Heads (1972) August 28

Three Bullets for a Long Gun (1971) September 25

Deadly Eyes (1982) October 30

Image of the Beast (1980) November 27

Annual "Classroom Films" December 18

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THIS JUNE IN TORONTO!

10th Anniversary of super8porter.ca

June 6, 2015

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8 UPCOMING EVENTS
BEYOND TORONTO!


This Friday in Sackville, New Brunswick
This Saturday in Chicago Next Monday Morning in
Ottawa
Later Next Month in Montreal, Quebec
June in Saskatchewan July in Perth, Australia - Durham, Ontario

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THIS FRIDAY IN SACKVILLE, NB!

"SHOOT & SHOW" SUPER 8 SCREENINGS RECOMMENDS

Faucet Media Arts Centre & Struts Gallery present

16th Annual Super 8 Hotel Film Festival
Premieres of new super 8 films by local artists!
Christine Comeau, Philip Mercier, Linda Rae Dornan,
Ilse Kramer, Lisa Theriault, Wil Vandermulan, and more!
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 all processed in time for tonight's screening!
Snacks and refreshments!

Friday, May 1, 6:30pm, free! all ages!

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

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THIS SATURDAY IN CHICAGO!

The Nightingale presents

Kaleidoscopic Visions:
Films by Saul Levine

Saul Levine in person from Boston!
with his 16mm and super 8 films,
and videos, 1973-2011.
Total running time: 77 min. Facebook

Saturday, May 2, 8pm, $7-10

The Nightingale, 1084 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, Illinois

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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 NEXT MONTH IN MONTREAL!

"SHOOT & SHOW" SUPER 8 SCREENINGS RECOMMENDS

The Double Negative Collective presents

One Take Super 8 Event
Super 8 films made for this screening by local artists!
All films premiering w/o the artists seeing them first!
All films shown as shot - no cuts, no splices!
Montreal's 6th OTS8E since 2005!
Artists in attendance!

Wednesday, May 27, 8pm

La Sala Rossa, 4848 St. Laurent Blvd., Montréal, Quebec

(CineZine's History of "Shoot 'n' Show" Super 8 Screenings)

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2 EVENTS JUNE IN SASKATCHEWAN


JUNE 5

"SHOOT & SHOW" SUPER 8 SCREENINGS RECOMMENDS

JUNE 4 IN SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN

PAVED Arts presents

The 3rd Saskatoon One Take Super 8 Event
25 new films shot & shown on super 8! by local artists
using one 3-minute roll of film each, without any ‘second takes’,
and the filmmakers do not see their film before the screening!

Thursday, June 4, 7pm, free!

Roxy Theatre, 320 20th St. West, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

PLUS

JUNE 5 IN REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN

The 12th Original One Take Super 8 Event
25 new films shot & shown on super 8! by Regina area artists
using one 3-minute roll of film each, without any ‘second takes’,
and the filmmakers do not view their film before the screening!

Friday, June 5, 8pm, free!

Regina Public Library Film Theatre,
Central Branch, 2311 12th Ave., Regina, Saskatchewan

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JULY 12 IN PERTH, AUSTRALIA

Revelation 18 - Perth International Film Festival (July 2-12),
and Edith Cowan University, present

Revel-8 Super 8 Competition
New super 8 films by Australian artists.
Each shot on 1 roll of silent film, edited in-camera,
now premiering tonight, projected on digital, with
each artist seeing their own movie for the first time!
Soundtracks recorded by Australian composers!
Prizes awarded, including Audience Choice Award!

Sunday, July 12, 8pm, $17 (adults only)

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

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JULY 23-25 IN DURHAM, ONTARIO

The Grey Zone Collective presents

12th Fabulous Festival of Fringe Film
Video screenings, installations, performances
in various venues, including outdoors!
Programmers and some artists in person!

July 23-25

Durham, Ontario

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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).
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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 27, 2015)