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Super 8 Filmmaker John Porter, Toronto, Canada

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29 UPCOMING EVENTS 3/29/15

In 7 cities in Canada and USA!
19 EVENTS IN TORONTO 10 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO
Ending Today in Ann Arbor, Michigan Tonight in Toronto
Tomorrow in
Ottawa, Ontario - Dublin, Ireland

Later This Week in
Ottawa, Ont - Toronto -
Vancouver, BC
Next Sunday Night in Toronto
Later Next Month Montreal - Baltimore, Maryland -
Toronto
This May in Montreal -
Toronto June-December in Toronto

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19 UPCOMING EVENTS
IN TORONTO!


3 EVENTS THIS WEEK - NEXT SUNDAY NIGHT
5 EVENTS LATER NEXT MONTH 9 EVENTS MAY-DECEMBER

TONIGHT IN TORONTO!

Carbon Paper presents

Zephyr: A Film Performance
Projections of 16mm film loops by Sylvain Chaussée,
with live music by Adrian Cook. Facebook

Sunday, March 29 (unclassified)
2 performances! 6:30pm & 8pm

Ryerson Artspace, Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. W., Toronto

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3 EVENTS THIS WEEK IN TORONTO!


2 EVENTS THIS FRIDAY NIGHT

THURSDAY AFTERNOONS IN TORONTO!

Frameline
Interviews and commentary re: movies.
with host Barbara Goslawski

Thursdays, 2pm - 2:30 / 3pm

listen online at Radio Regent

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2 EVENTS THIS FRIDAY IN TORONTO!

The 15th aluCine Latin Film & Media Arts Festival (April 2-12) and
The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) present

Fantasmas Cromaticos:
The Films of Claudio Caldini

in person from Buenos Aires, Argentina!
LIFT's current Artist-in-Residence, with his
super 8 films including a triple projection!
Facebook

Friday, April 3, 7:30pm, $10 (unclassified)

Jackman Hall (entrance on McCaul St.),
Art Gallery of Ontario
, 317 Dundas St. W., Toronto

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The U. of T. Cinema Studies Student Union (CINSSU) presents

Free Friday Films
Repertory movies sometimes projected on 35mm.
Facebook group

Pride
(Matthew Warchus, UK / France, 2014, 120 min., digital)
Facebook event

Friday, April 3, 7pm, free! (classified)

Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

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NEXT SUNDAY NIGHT IN TORONTO!

The Free Screen presents

Jean-Paul Kelly: A Minimal Difference
Jean-Paul Kelly in person! to introduce his recent videos
and a 16mm film (1937) by Mary Ellen Bute.
Total running time: 70 minutes.

Sunday, April 5, 6pm, free! (classified)

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

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5 EVENTS LATER NEXT MONTH
IN TORONTO!

28th Images Festival of
Independent Film, Video and New Media
Video, 35mm, 16mm, super 8, performance, installations!
Including many guest artists!

April 9-18 (classified)

mostly at Jackman Hall, AGO, 317 Dundas St. W., Toronto

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The Royal Cinema and Spectacular Optical
present their KID POWER! series

The Point! (Fred Wolf, USA, 1971, 16mm, 74 min.)
The original version, narrated by Dustin Hoffman!

Saturday, April 18, 2pm, $8 / 5 under 14 (classified)

The Royal Cinema, 608 College St., Toronto
(historic 1939 Art Moderne movie house)

Early Monthly Segments presents its

Monthly Screening #72
On 16mm. Details TBA

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

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

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Pleasure Dome and Grow-Op 2015 present

Future Ruins
Videos and films by Nora Naranjo-Morse,
Laura Huertas Millán, Sarah J. Christman,
Harun Farocki, Nick Jordan, Francesca Dasso.

Wednesday, April 22, 7:30pm, $8 (unclassified)

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

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

Puppet on a Chain
(Geoffrey Reeve, UK, 1971, 98 min.)

Thursday, April 23, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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2 EVENTS THIS MAY IN TORONTO!


SUNDAY, MAY 31

FRIDAY, MAY 29 IN TORONTO

"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
16mm features & shorts monthly on a Thursday. 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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10 UPCOMING EVENTS
BEYOND TORONTO!


Ending Today in Ann Arbor, Michigan
Tomorrow in Ottawa, Ontario - Dublin, Ireland
Later This Week in
Ottawa, Ontario -
Vancouver, BC
Later Next Month Baltimore, Maryland - Montreal
This May in Montreal

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ENDING TODAY IN ANN ARBOR, MI!

The 53rd Ann Arbor Film Festival
Video, 35mm, 16mm, super 8.
Filmmakers in person!

March 24-29, $9 each, $95 Pass

Michigan Theater, 603 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor, Michigan

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2 EVENTS THIS WEEK IN OTTAWA!


THIS TUESDAY NIGHT

TOMORROW 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

THIS TUESDAY NIGHT IN OTTAWA!

The Lost Dominion Screening Collective presents

The Luck of Ginger Coffey
(Irvin Kershner, Canada, 1964, 35mm, 100 min.)
Plus a recent short by local artist Pixie Cram.
Facebook

Tuesday, March 31, 9:15pm, $12

Bytowne Theatre, 325 Rideau St., Ottawa, Ontario

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TOMORROW NIGHT IN DUBLIN, IRELAND!

The Experimental Film Club and the Irish Film Institute
present the The Experimental Film Club's Projection #49

Schmeerguntz:
Films by Gunvor Nelson
3 films, 1966-1984, projected on digital.
Total running time: 80 minutes.

Monday, March 30, 6:30pm, €8 / 7

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

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LATER THIS WEEK IN VANCOUVER!

Iris Film Collective and monthly series DIM Cinema present

Roger Beebe:
Films for One to Eight Projectors

Live Performance by Roger Beebe from USA!
with multiple 16mm and super 8 film projectors,
and videos, including a premiere!

Wednesday, April 1, 7:30pm, $11/9,
plus $3 membership
(adults only, by law)

The Pacific Cinematheque, 1131 Howe St., Vancouver, BC

PLUS

Roger Beebe Talk - Thursday, April 2, 7:30pm, free!
Fieldhouse Studio, Falaise Park, 3434 Falaise Ave.

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LATER NEXT MONTH IN BALTIMORE!

Sight Unseen presents

The Body Extended: Works by Scott Stark
Scott Stark in person from Austin, Texas!
with his videos, 16mm films and an 8mm film!
1988-2013, total run time 65 min. Facebook

Monday, April 6, 9pm, $6

The Red Room, 425 E. 31st St., Baltimore, Maryland

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2 EVENTS NEXT MONTH IN MONTREAL!

The Double Negative Collective presents

David Rimmer Retrospective
19 shorts, 1968-1997, all restored on 16mm film!
Film preservationist
Mark Toscano and
David Rimmer in person!
3 different programs! 1 hour each. Facebook

Friday, April 10, 9pm, and
Saturday, April 11, 5pm & 9pm

Cinémathèque québécoise,
335 de Maisonneuve Blvd. E., Montréal, Quebec

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The Range Finder presents

55th Montreal Camera Show
Used photographic equipment sale.
Antique & usable, film & digital, still & cine.

Sunday, April 12, 10am-3pm, $7

Holiday Inn Pointe-Claire,
6700 Trans Canada Hwy, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
(Hwy 40, Exit 52/Boul. St-Jean, facing Fairview Shopping Centre).
sol at therangefinder dot com

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THIS MAY IN MONTREAL!

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!
Artists in attendance!

Wednesday, May 27, 8pm

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

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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 March 29, 2015)