Toronto Movie Festivals list! In progress, but already the best! NEW!John
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documenting alternative film scenes since 2005,
hi-lighting film projection, super 8, and local film classification
- Screenings! Cinemas! Assisted by Toronto Arts Council!
The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS)
Recent animated videos by TAIS members
Ashley LoRusso, Laura Dobson, Susan Wolf,
and international artists Gabriel de la Roche,
Magnus Lenneskog, Andy Kennedy, Anais Bertrand.
Curated by Gustavo Cerquera Benjumea.
Total running time: 32 min. Facebook
Wednesday, October 26, 8pm, $pwyc
Film Gallery, Unit C, 1411 Dufferin St., Toronto
(next to TAIS Studio, 2 blocks north of Dupont St.)
23rd Annual New Toronto Works Showcase A 16mm film by Dan Browne, videos by Margie Kelk,
Frances Leeming & Johanna Householder, Maximilian Suillerot,
Sofia Bohdanowicz & Gillian Sze, Geoffrey Shea, Rachel Crummey,
Mikel Guillen, David Jones, Serena Lee, Vlad Lunin, Matt Macintosh,
and video installations by Meera Margaret Singh and Kara Stone.
Total running time: 67 min. Curated by Pleasure Dome board
members Daniel McIntyre & Katrina Orlowski. Facebook
London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA)
I’m Really a Witch
Videos and performance, 2005-2016,
by Rachel McRae, Christina Battle, Leslie Supnet,
Fastwurms, Johanna Middleton & Martine Moore,
Nicole Rayburn, Laura Conway, Gwen Trutnau. Christina Battle & Leslie Supnet in person!
Curated by Christina Battle. Facebook
a monthly series programmed by Michèle Smith, presents
Education Stereo (David Cronenberg,
1969, 35mm, 65 minutes)
preceded by a 16mm film by Raphael Bendahan, and a
video by Redmond Entwistle. Total run time: 104 min.
Programmed by Melanie O’Brian and Michèle Smith.
Introduction by Aiofe MacNamara, a
Dean at Simon Fraser University.
Wednesday, October 26, 7:30pm,
plus $3 membership (adults only, by law)
Annual Super Gr8 Film Festival 50 new super 8 films! shown on
and made for this screening by local artists!
Each film made on one cartridge of super 8 film,
with no second takes or editing of the films, and
artists do not see their films until the screening!
Soundtracks pre-recorded or performed live!
B&W Films - Thursday, November
17, 7pm, $15 Colour Films - Friday, November 18, 7pm, $15 After-Parties and Awards Ceremonies both nights!
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.
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)
The Atlantic Filmmakers Co-op (AFCOOP)
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.
July 17, 8:30pm, free!
AFCOOP Annual General Meeting: 6:30pm
AFCOOP, Suite 101, 5663 Cornwallis St., Halifax,
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
Luna Cinema Leederville, 155 Oxford St.,
North Perth, Western Australia, 6906
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!
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,
Struts Gallery, 7 Lorne St., Sackville, New Brunswick
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
Faucet Media Arts Centre, 7 Lorne St., Sackville,
The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS)
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