NEW!video of John super 8 "Film Busking" last November in Toronto! NEW! Toronto Movie
Festivals list! In progress, but already the best! NEW!John
Porter's CineScenes photo book! Available in stores!
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!
Festival of Media Art (April 20-27) presents
Closing Night Screening Party
Videos, 16mm films and a super 8 film
(the one super 8 film in the whole festival),
by members of Canadian media artist collectives:
The Loop Collective; Double Negative Collective;
Pleasure Dome Artists Film Exhibition Group;
and The Funnel Experimental Film Centre. Thursday, April 27, 9:30pm, free! CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave.
The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS)
Local Exposure Recent animated shorts by local artists
Lee D’Angelo, Carla Veldman, Maria Bui & David Missio,
Dylan Glynn, Amanda Low, Patrick Jenkins, Chris Jack,
Janice Schulman, Cheryl Aiken, Isaac King, Paul Scott,
Kirsten Johnson, William Allinson, Milad Monavvarian,
Sonia Beckwith-Cole, and Stephanie Duran Castillo.
Total: 64 minutes, followed by Q&A with the artists. Facebook
The MUFF Society and Trash Palace Theatre - present 16mm features and shorts monthly on a Friday. Facebook
Judy Blume / Beverly Cleary Night Ramona
the Patient (Canada, 1988) starring child Sarah Polley,
plus Otherwise Known as Sheila the Great (Lawrence Blume), Freckle Juice, and doc Judy Blume: Children's Author, all
preceded byChapter 5 of the 1944 Captain America serial. Facebook
Take Super 8 Event Screening 14 new super 8 films made for this screening by local artists
Lesley Marshall, Sara Tedford, Dan Gainsford, Greg Boa,
Rebecca Shepherd, Andrée Préfontaine, Michael Kerr,
Amen Jafri, Nadine Arpin, Deniz Berkin, John Yemen,
Matthieu Halle, Howard Adler, and Roger D. Wilson.
Each artist shot one roll of film, edited in-camera,
now presented as shot with no cuts or splices.
They'll be viewing their films for the first time
at this screening, alongside the audience!
Plus 5 new 16mm film loop installations
by Windows Collective members
Pixie Cram, Dave Johnson, Paul Gordon,
Roger D. Wilson, Phil Rose (invited artist). Filmmakers in attendance!Facebook
Saturday, April 29, 7pm, free! (unclassified)
Shenkman Arts Centre / Centre des arts Shenkman,
245 boul. Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa, Ontario
George Clark: Eyemo Rolls
Recent 35mm and 16mm films, and videos, by George Clark, in person from the UK!
plus Laida Lertxundi, Chick Strand, Tito & Tita,
Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Louise Menzies,
Chen Chieh-jen, and Mok Chiu-yu & Li Ching.
Total running time: 83 minutes.Facebook
Sunday, April 30, 8pm, $7
la lumière, #506, 7080, rue Alexandra, Montréal, Québec
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