documenting alternative film scenes since 2005,
hi-lighting film projection, super 8, and local film classification laws. YouTube
- Screenings! Cinemas! Assisted by Toronto Arts Council!
The Revue Cinema
kicks off its series "Sin in Soft Focus:
Designing the Movies of Pre-Code Hollywood"
Diggers of 1933
(Mervyn LeRoy, USA, 1933, 35mm, 90 minutes)
plus a conversation with senior
Bata Shoe Museum curator Elizabeth Semmelhack,
and series programmer and host Nathalie Atkinson. Facebook
Woman of Paris
(Charlie Chaplin, USA, 1923, digital, 82 min.)
Chaplin's first feature film! Live piano accompaniment by Jordan Klapman!
In the silent-era Revue Cinema, opened in 1912!
Silent Revue curated by Alicia Fletcher. Facebook
Obsessive Pop Tendencies Videos by Georges Jacotey, Peter Kingstone,
Jiwon Choi, Maya Ben David & Preggy Potter,
Hilda Rasula, Lorna Mills & Yoshi Sodeoka,
Owen G Parry, Kalup Linzy, Twee whistler.
Total running time: 75 min. Facebook
Saturday, March 30, 7:30pm,
or by donation, no one turned away for lack of funds.
Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Centre (CFMDC)
Re-Joyce: Wieland for the New Millennium
Politics and ideas in films and videos
from the late 1960s to present day.
Curators: Christina Battle, Amy Fung,
Allyson Mitchell, and Ariel Smith. Program
Thursday-Saturday, April 4-6, free!
Toronto Media Arts Centre (TMAC),
32 Lisgar St.
(west of Dovercourt, south of Queen), Toronto
Shaking the Frame: Films & Videos from AgX Film Collective
Recent experimental 16mm films and videos from
AgX - Boston's artist-run lab and film collective, by
Sarah Bliss, Robert Todd, Kimberly Forero-Arnais,
Nicole Prutsch, Susan DeLeo, Peaches Goodrich,
Wenhua Shi, Douglas Urbank, Brittany Gravely,
Kathryn Ramey, Tim Wojcik, Stefan Grabowski.
Followed by a Q&A with artists in person!
Total running time: 60 minutes. Facebook
Thursday, March 21, 7:30pm, free!
Room 112, Traina Center for the Arts,
Clark University, 950 Main St., Worcester, Massachusetts
Lamentations: A Monument to the Dead World
(R. Bruce Elder, 1985, Canada, 16mm to digital, 435 min.)
A new restoration by Canadian filmmaker and scholar
Stephen Broomer, and Gatineau Preservation Centre,
shown in two parts seperated by an intermission.
Part One: (195 minutes) 1:00pm-4:15pm.
Part Two: (240 minutes) 6:00pm-10:00pm. Facebook
Saturday, March 23, 1pm-10pm, $pwyc
& Production Society,
2005, 10th Ave. SW, Calgary, Alberta
(entrance off the back alley)
London Spring Vintage Film Camera Show
Southwestern Ontario's largest, best and friendliest
used and vintage film photo equipment sale.
Antique & usable, still & cine, 1880s-1980s.
More than 70 local merchants' tables. Facebook
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