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Super 8 Filmmaker John Porter, Toronto, Canada

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NEW! - Martin Heath's CineCycle: A History by John Porter, 2001
NEW! - John's upcoming photo book Documentary Portraits, 1978-2014

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documenting alternative film scenes since 2005
,
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18 UPCOMING EVENTS 7/26/15

In 8 cities in Canada, USA and Europe!
12 EVENTS IN TORONTO 6 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO
Monday Mornings in Ottawa, Ontario
Later This Week in Windsor, Ontario - Toronto
Next Month in Toronto September in Toronto - Winnipeg
October in Whitby, Ontario October-December in
Toronto
Next January in
Dresden, Germany Next March in Ann Arbor, MI

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12 UPCOMING EVENTS
IN TORONTO!


THIS WEDNESDAY NIGHT
5 EVENTS NEXT MONTH 3 EVENTS THIS SEPTEMBER
3 EVENTS OCTOBER-DECEMBER

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THIS WEDNESDAY NIGHT IN TORONTO!

Medium Density Fibreboard Films (MDFF) presents

Sentimental Education
(Júlio Bressane, Brazil, 2013, video, 84 minutes)
Canadian premiere! Preceded by the
Toronto premiere of a 16mm short
by Stephen Broomer. Facebook

Wednesday, July 29, 8pm, $10 (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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5 EVENTS NEXT MONTH IN TORONTO!


AUGUST 11 -
AUGUST 15 - AUGUST 25 - AUGUST 28

AUGUST 8-16 IN TORONTO

The Parkdale Beauty Pageant Society presents

17th Parkdale Film & Video Showcase
August 8-16
including

Screening Under the Stars
Recent, family-friendly videos.
Friday, August 14, 9pm, $pwyc (unclassified)
Bring your own chair, blankets, snacks, etc. to
Albert Crosland Parkette, Fuller Ave., Toronto
(north from Queen W., west of Lansdowne)

Recent Videos & Films by Parkdale Artists
Saturday, August 15, 7pm, $pwyc (unclassified)
above The Rhino, 1249 Queen St. W., Toronto

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AUGUST 11 IN TORONTO

TIFF Cinematheque presents its series

WYSIWYG:
The Films of Michael Snow, Program 8

So Is This on 16mm, preceded by SSHTOORRTY on 35mm

Tuesday, August 11, 6:30pm, free! (classified)

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

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AUGUST 15 IN TORONTO

The Free Screen presents

Tacita Dean's Kodak
(UK, 2006, 16mm, 44 minutes)

Saturday, August 15, 1pm, free! (classified)

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

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AUGUST 25 IN TORONTO

The Free Screen presents

Letters and notes, lost in a room
Short videos, 16mm and 35mm films
by David K. Ross, Vincent Grenier,
James Sansing, Sergei Loznitsa.

Tuesday, August 25, 6:30pm, free! (classified)

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

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AUGUST 28 IN TORONTO

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

The Thing with Two Heads
(Lee Frost, USA, 1972, 90 minutes)

Friday, August 28, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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TRASH PALACE AT CINECYCLE!
MONTHLY SEPTEMBER-DECEMBER

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

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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3 EVENTS THIS SEPTEMBER IN TORONTO

RETURNING SEPTEMBER 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

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2 EVENTS SEPTEMBER 25 IN TORONTO

TIFF Cinematheque presents its series

WYSIWYG:
The Films of Michael Snow, Program 9

Standard Time (16mm) followed by Seated Figures (16mm)
and Puccini Conservato (video).

Friday, September 25, 6:30pm, free! (classified)

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

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

Three Bullets for a Long Gun
(Peter Henkel , South Africa, 1975, 80 minutes)

Friday, September 25, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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TRASH PALACE AT CINECYCLE!
MONTHLY OCTOBER-DECEMBER

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

Deadly Eyes (1982) October 30

Image of the Beast (1980) November 27

Annual "Classroom Films" December 18

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6 UPCOMING EVENTS
BEYOND TORONTO!


Monday Mornings in Ottawa, Ontario
This Tuesday to Saturday in Windsor, Ontario
This September in Winnipeg, Manitoba
This October in Whitby, Ont Next January in
Dresden, Germany
Next March in Ann Arbor, Michigan

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MONDAY MORNINGS 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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THIS TUESDAY TO SATURDAY
IN WINDSOR, ONTARIO!

House of Toast presents

21st Media City Film Festival
International Experimental Film and Video Art.
16mm, 35mm, super 8, video, performance!
Facebook

July 28 - August 1
$pwyc, suggested $5, Pass $20

(adults only, by law)

Capitol Theatre, 121 University Ave. W., Windsor, Ontario

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THIS SEPTEMBER IN WINNIPEG

"SHOOT & SHOW" SUPER 8 SCREENINGS RECOMMENDS

The 10th WNDX Festival of Moving Image
Recent experimental 16mm and 35mm film,
video, installation, and performance.

September 23-27

Winnipeg Cinematheque, 100 Arthur St., Winnipeg, Manitoba

INCLUDING

The 10th Winnipeg One Take Super 8 Event
Premieres of new super 8 films made for this screening!
Each film edited-in-camera on one reel of super 8, then shown as shot,
the artists not seeing their work first. Annual event in Regina since 2000.
Co-presented by WNDX and Winnipeg Film Group.

Gas Station Theatre, 445 River Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba

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THIS OCTOBER IN WHITBY, ONTARIO

Terry Lagler Filmshows presents

13th International Home Movie Day
Show your home movies, or come just to watch.
Public screening, film inspections and repairs.
8mm, super 8 or 16mm!

Saturday, October 17, free!

Central Branch, Whitby Public Library,
405 Dundas St. W., Whitby, Ontario

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NEXT JANUARY IN DRESDEN, GERMANY

17th Dresdner Schmalfilmtage
Films & videos shot on super 8, 8mm, 16mm

January 21-23, 2016

Motorenhalle, Wachsbleichstraße 4a, Dresden, Germany

MARCH 15-20, 2016 IN ANN ARBOR, MI

The 54th Ann Arbor Film Festival
Video, 35mm, 16mm, super 8.
Filmmakers in person!

March 15-20, $9 each, $95 Pass

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

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END OF UPCOMING EVENTS

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

 

 

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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 July 26, 2015)