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Super 8 Supporter John Porter, Toronto, Canada

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- ABOUT JOHN PORTER -

John Porter, Toronto, Canada
Super 8 Filmmaker, Photographer, Performer, Writer, since 1968
Filmmaking - Screening - Photography -
CineZine - Family

New! - John's Canoe Trip film lost for 37 years, never shown, found 2008!
New! - John's photos in WRECK: journal of art history, visual art, & theory!
New - John reviewed by Nicky Hamlyn in previous Film Quarterly Magazine!
New - "super8porter" interview in smallformat magazine - 8 pages, 28 photos!

Upcoming Shows - Recent Shows - Recent Press - Biography

Photos - 12-minute Documentary about John (2000)

The John Porter Film Activity Book (1998)

Review Essay (1986) by Peter Rist, Ph.D.

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300 Films since 1968
Made and shown on super 8, 8mm & 16mm

New Films - "Top 25" - Film Frame Blow-ups

Fifth Column Films 1982-1990

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500 Screenings, Performances, since 1971

100 Solo Shows since 1979 - Recent Shows

Sample Show - Tour of Europe 2007

Fifth Column Screenings 1983-1992

Monthly Open Screenings
31 consecutive months at
CineCycle,
Feb 04 - Aug 06

35mm, 16mm, 9.5mm, 8mm, Super 8, VHS, DVD, MiniDV.

(also at The Funnel and A Space, Toronto, in the 1980s)

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1,000 Photographs since 1978
Hand-printed, b&w, documentary portraits of film artists at events.
Includes thorough photo history of
The Funnel Experimental Film Theatre, Toronto, 1978-1988.

Captions from John's 100-photo exhbition in 2007

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CineZine
John's Journal of Alternative Film Activity

Events, Histories, Opinions, Reviews, Maps,
Photographs, Politics, Technical Info, Charts.

Film/Art Archives
Reference Material Inventory

John's Family History
in Toronto since 1830

John's Uncle George Johnston - poet, photographer, filmmaker!
John's Mother the Painter - Story w/ Photos - Paintings
John's
Lost Cousins in Toronto! Father's Solar System Theory!

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(Updated: November 3, 2009)