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Super 8 Filmmaker John Porter, Toronto, Canada

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documenting the alternative film scene since 2005,
hilighting film projection, super 8, and local film classification laws.

Events: 2005 > 2006 > 2007 > 2008 > 2009 > 2010 >
2011
> 2012 > 2013 > 2014 > 2015 > 2016 \/
2017: January-April
\/ Upcoming


41 RECENT EVENTS 6/24/17

27 EVENTS IN TORONTO 14 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO
Last Night in Toronto Earlier This Week in Toronto

Last Weekend in Toronto - Montréal, QC - Dublin, Ireland
Earlier This Month in Toronto - Brooklyn, NY - Calgary, Alberta
A Coruña, Spain - Hamilton, ON - Baltimore, Maryland
Last Month in Toronto - Hamilton, Ontario - Calgary, Alberta
Montréal, Québec - Santander, Spain

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27 EVENTS IN TORONTO


LAST NIGHT 4 EVENTS EARLIER THIS WEEK - LAST SUNDAY
5 EVENTS EARLIER THIS MONTH 16 EVENTS LAST MONTH

LAST NIGHT IN TORONTO!

Ad Hoc film screening collective presents

Reflections in Energy
16mm films, 1948-1965, by American
artist Jim Davis (1901-1974).
Total running time: 62 minutes.
Facebook

Friday, June 23, 7pm, free! (unclassified)

Pix Film Gallery, Unit C, 1411 Dufferin St., Toronto
(2 blocks north of Dupont St. / north of the tracks)

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4 EVENTS EARLIER THIS WEEK
IN TORONTO!


SOME THURSDAYS - LAST WEDNESDAY - LAST TUESDAY

ONLY LAST THURSDAY IN TORONTO!

Pleasure Dome presents

This Landscape Tells Stories:
Caroline Monnet and Sky Hopinka

Videos. Facebook

Thursday, June 22, 8pm, $8 (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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SOME THURSDAYS IN TORONTO!

Frameline
Interviews & commentary about movies, with
hosts Barbara Goslawski and Matthew Price.
Tonight: with guest Courtney Small, we discuss
Errol Morris' new The B Side and his body of work.

some Thursdays, 6pm - 6:30 / 7pm

listen online at Radio Regent

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LAST WEDNESDAY IN TORONTO!

The re:assemblage collective presents

Journeys Through
Recent videos by Pham Ngoc Lan,
David Darmadi, and Francois Knoetze.
Total run time: 62 min. English subtitles.
Facebook

Wednesday, January 21, 7:30pm (unclassified)
pwyc / $5-10 suggested donation

YYZ Artists' Outlet, Suite 140, 401 Richmond St. W., Toronto

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LAST TUESDAY IN TORONTO!

Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Cherry Ripe:
Videos and 16mm Films by Cherry Kino
LIFT's current Artist-in-Residence
in person from Yorkshire, England!
Facebook

Tuesday, June 20, 7pm, free! (unclassified)

Pix Film Gallery, Unit C, 1411 Dufferin St., Toronto
(2 blocks north of Dupont St.)

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LAST SUNDAY IN TORONTO!

The Revue Cinema presents its "Silent Revue" series.

The Wind
(Victor Sjöström, USA, 1928, 16mm, 95 minutes)
Live piano accompaniment by Marilyn Lerner!
In the silent-era Revue Cinema, opened in 1912!
Silent Revue curated by Alicia Fletcher. Facebook

Sunday, June 18, 4:15pm, $15 (classified)

The Revue Cinema, 400 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto

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5 EVENTS EARLIER THIS MONTH
IN TORONTO!

Toronto Queer Film Festival (June 14-17)
and Pleasure Dome present

Queer Geographies,
Resistant Histories

New videos by Akosua Adoma Owusu,
Damian Sainz, and Vincent Chevalier.
Total running time: 59 min. Facebook

Friday, June 16, 9pm, $pwyc (unclassified)

United Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil St., Toronto
(1 block south of College St., 2 east of Spadina)

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The 17th aluCine Latin Film & Media Arts Festival (June 7-11, 2017),
the8fest Small-Gauge Film Festival (Jan 27-29, 2017),
and Pleasure Dome present

Closing Gala - Hidden Presences:
Films by Willie Varela Retrospective

Willie Varela in person from El Paso, Texas!

with his 16mm films and videos, 1974-2002.
Total running time: 72 minutes. Facebook

Sunday, June 11, 8pm, $15 (adults only, by law)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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"Toronto's Classiest Cinema" - Trash Palace Theatre - presents
16mm features & shorts, 2nd Friday each month at CineCycle.
Facebook group

Experimental Classics from
The Cinematic Cesspool
16mm films
, 1965-1986, by George Kuchar,
Joyce Wieland, Ed Ackerman & Greg Zbitnew,
Willie Dunn, and Don Shebib, and super 8 films,
2014 & 1996, by Leslie Supnet and John Porter.
Total: 98 minutes. Guest curated by Clint Enns.
Leslie Supnet, John Porter, Clint Enns in person!
Facebook event

Friday, June 9, 9:30pm (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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super8porter.ca 12th Anniversary

June 6, 2005 - June 6, 2017

Pleasure Dome presents

Portraits by Kika Nicolela
in person from Brussels and São Paulo!
with her videos, 2005-2016. Facebook

Saturday, June 3, 8pm, $8 (unclassified)

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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16 EVENTS LAST MONTH IN TORONTO!

Inside Out LGBT Film Festival (May 25 - June 4) and the
Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Centre (CFMDC) present

CFMDC 50:
Local Heroes Retrospective

16mm films, 1994-2004, by Michelle Mohabeer, Keith Cole,
Janine Fung, Wrik Mead, Robert Kennedy, Allyson Mitchell,
then videos, 2000-2012, by Steen Starr, Daniel McIntyre,
Michèle Pearson Clarke, Roy Mitchell, Rémy Huberdeau.
Total run time: 72 min. Most of the artists in person!
Facebook

Sunday, May 28, 7pm, free! (adults only, by law)

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

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The Revue Cinema presents its "Silent Revue" series.

The Cheat
(Cecil B. DeMille, USA, 1915, 16mm, 60 min.)
Live piano accompaniment by Jeff Rapsis!
In the silent-era Revue Cinema, opened in 1912!
Silent Revue curated by Alicia Fletcher. Facebook

Sunday, May 28, 4:15pm, $15 (classified)

The Revue Cinema, 400 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto

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The Photographic Historical Society of Canada (PHSC) presents

The Big One!
43rd Spring Photographica Fair

Canada's oldest, largest, used photographic equipment sale.
Antique & usable, film & digital, still & cine.
Many merchants' tables. Facebook

Sunday, May 28, 10am-3pm, $7, students free!

Trident Banquet Hall, Unit 200, 145 Evans Ave., Etobicoke
(east of Islington Ave., south of the QEW / Gardiner Expwy)

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Rendezvous with Madness and Doors Open Toronto present

Tunnel Vision at CAMH
Art installations in CAMH's rarely-seen tunnels! Video
& 16mm film screenings - 4 different programs!
in the old gymnasium, with guest filmmakers!

Saturday & Sunday, May 27 & 28
10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm

Free! All ages! (unclassified)

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH),
Community Centre Building, 1001 Queen St. W., Toronto
(entrance on Lower Ossington, 1 block south of Queen)

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The Film Studies Association of Canada (FSAC) Annual Conference
and the Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Centre (CFMDC) present

Welcome Gathering / Screening
CFMDC 50: Where Do You Come From?
16mm films and videos, 1991-2016, by Ananya Ohri,
Katherine Asals & Iturra Fernando, Gariné Torossian,
Dawn Wilkinson, Lindsay McIntyre, Nadine Valcin,
Ann Marie Fleming, and Adam Garnet Jones.
Total: 62 min. Programmed by Aimée Mitchell.
Facebook

Friday, May 26, 8pm, free! (unclassified)
FSAC Conference Welcome Reception - 7pm

CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave., Toronto

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The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops - Summer 2017
Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.
Facebook

Registration began Tuesday, May 23, 10am

L.I.F.T., 1137 Dupont St. (at Gladstone Ave.), Toronto

Frameline
Interviews and commentary about movies, with
hosts Barbara Goslawski and Matthew Price.
May 25: guest Courtney Small joins us with viewing
suggestions at Inside Out Festival (May 25 - June 4).

some Thursdays, 6pm - 6:30 / 7pm

listen online at Radio Regent

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Happy 10th Anniversay!
Trash Palace Theatre

Stacey Case started weekly screenings of
16mm films from his collection in his studio
(#300, 101 Niagara St.) on May 25, 2007,
and Trash Palace now has 2 franchises -
Trash Palace Toronto (monthly at CineCycle, next is June 9) and
Trash Palace Hamilton (monthly at Doors Pub, next is June 15).

Royal Stompbox presents

Hard Core Logo
(Bruce McDonald, Canada, 1996, 35mm, 92 min.)
plus Re-Launch of Nick Craine’s graphic novel
Hard Core Logo: Portrait of a Thousand Punks.
Bruce McDonald in person! Facebook

Wednesday, May 24, 8pm, $12 (classified)
Can-Con Punk Rawk Pre-Show - 7pm

The Royal Cinema, 608 College St., Toronto

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Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

The Rendered Earth:
Films and Artworks by Tinne Zenner
LIFT's current Artist-in-Residence Tinne Zenner
in person from Copenhagen, Denmark!

with her 16mm films and an Artist Talk.

Thursday, May 18, 7pm, free! (unclassified)

Pix Film Gallery, Unit C, 1411 Dufferin St., Toronto
(2 blocks north of Dupont St.)

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(This month the MUFF Society joins) Trash Palace Theatre presenting
16mm features and shorts monthly on a Friday. Facebook group

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 by Chapter 5 of the 1944 Captain America serial.
Facebook event

Friday, May 12, 9:30pm, $10 (classified)

The Revue Cinema presents its "Classics Revue" series.

King Kong
(Merian C. Cooper, USA, 1933, 16mm, 100 min.)
preceded by 16mm shorts and cartoons!
in the silent-era Revue Cinema, opened in 1912!

Thursday, May 11, 6:45pm, $14 (classified)

The Revue Cinema, 400 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto

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Wavelengths presents

Crisis, Collision, Resolve:
The Films of Richard Kerr

Richard Kerr in person from Montreal!
with his videos and a 16mm film, 1991-2016.
Total running time: 92 minutes.

Wednesday, May 10, 6:30pm, free! (classified)

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

(accompanying Richard's 35mm and 65mm film lightboxes
on exhibit in TIFF's Film Gallery on the 4th floor to June 10,
Tuesdays-Saturdays, 12pm-5pm, Thursdays 12pm-7pm)

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Niagara Custom Lab presents

Tribute to Peter Hutton (1944-2016)
Boston Fire (Peter Hutton, 1979, 16mm, silent, 8 min.)
preceded by A Roll For Peter
(2016, 16mm, silent, some dual-projection, 60 min.)
Tributes to Peter Hutton by 34 artists: Dave Rodriguez;
Jacob Burckhardt; Timoleon Wilkins; Theodore Rex King;
Audrey Turner; Mott Hupfel; George Griffin; Roddy Bogawa;
Dominic Angerame; David Gatten; Mark Street; Paul Marcus;
Amanda Katz and Josh Lewis; Peter Rose; Fern Silva & class;
Eve Heller; Lynne Sachs; Mary Beth Reed; Michael Wawzenek;
Jennifer Reeves; Eric Theise; Josephine Shokrian; Robbie Land;
Cassandra Bull; Richard Max Gavrich; Jesse Cain; Jordan Stone;
Rebecca (Marks) Leopold; G. Anthony Svatek & Zachary Nichols;
Nikolas Jaeger; Max Weinman & Jake Carl Magee; Daryl Meador.
Facebook

Friday, May 5, 7:30pm, $10 (unclassified)
includes free copy of new book Peter Hutton: Hudson River Filmmaker,
and raffle ticket for a roll of 16mm Tri-X film with processing by Niagara!

Niagara Custom Lab, 182a St. Helen's Ave., Toronto
(west of Lansdowne Ave., between Bloor and College)

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Frameline
Interviews and commentary about movies, with
hosts Barbara Goslawski and Matthew Price.
May 4: celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the
Toronto Jewish Film Festival (May 4-14).

some Thursdays, 6pm - 6:30 / 7pm

listen online at Radio Regent

Early Monthly Segments presents its monthly screening #96

Finally Got the News
by Stewart Bird, Rene Lichtman, Peter Gessner
(USA, 1970, 16mm, 55 minutes) Facebook

Monday, May 1, 8pm (unclassified)
$5-10 suggested donation

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

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CONTINUED

EVENTS
2005 > 2006 > 2007 > 2008 > 2009 > 2010 >
2011
> 2012 > 2013 > 2014 > 2015 > 2016 >
2017: January-April /\ Upcoming

14 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO


Last Saturday in Dublin, Ireland - Montréal, Québec
Earlier This Month in Hamilton, Ontario - Calgary, Alberta
A Coruña, Spain - Brooklyn. NY - Baltimore, Maryland
Last Month in Hamilton, ON - Calgary - Montréal
- Santander, Spain

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LAST SATURDAY IN DUBLIN, IRELAND!

aemi Projections presents

Films by
Peggy Ahwesh & Julie Murray

in person! with their videos and 16mm films,
1985-2017. Total running time: 126 minutes.
Followed by a conversation with them both
at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios.

Saturday, June 17, 1pm, €9.50

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

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LAST SATURDAY IN MONTREAL!

The Range Finder presents a new event!

Mile End Pop-Up Camera Show
Used photographic equipment sale.
Antique & usable, film & digital, still & cine.

Saturday, June 17, 9:30am - 2:30pm, free!

St. Michael’s Church, 105 rue St. Viateur O., Montréal, Québec

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EARLIER THIS MONTH IN
HAMILTON, ONTARIO!

Trash Palace Hamilton - Hamilton's only 16mm movie theatre!
presents 16mm features & shorts, monthly on a Thursday.
Facebook group

Laserblast
(Michael Rae, USA, 1978, 80 minutes)
Facebook event

Thursday, June 15, 9:30pm, $6 (unclassified)

Doors Pub, 56 Hess St. S. (at Main), Hamilton, Ontario

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EARLIER THIS MONTH IN CALGARY!

The Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers (CSIF) presents

Secret Cinema 2017
Monthly screenings of unannounced 16mm films!
from CSIF's library, curated by CSIF members,
this month by Camera Store's Jordan Drake.
Facebook

Thursday, June 15, 8pm, $ by donation

CSIF, #100, 1725 - 10 Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta

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EARLIER THIS MONTH
IN A CORUÑA, SPAIN!

8th Annual
(S8) Mostra de Cinema Periférico

Super 8 films, and videos shot on super 8.
Retrospectives, performances, installations!
Many contemporary filmmakers in person!
Facebook

May 31 - June 4, 2017, A Coruña, Spain

INCLUDING

36 Love Letters to Super 8
being published in a zine-book for the 8th annual festival, by
Janis Christal Lipzin, Jem Cohen, John Porter, Jorge Honik,
Eugeni Bonet, George Kuchar, Guy Sherwin, Helga Fanderl,
Ángel Rueda, Albert Alcoz, Azucena Losana, Bruce McClure,
Cécile Fontaine, Chris Kennedy, Claudio Caldini, David Domingo,
Bill Brand, Joseph Bernard, Klonaris / Thomadaki, Luther Price,
Marcos Bertoni, Martha Colburn, Nicky Hamlyn, Oriol Sánchez,
Pablo Mazzolo, Pere Ginard, Priscyla Bettim y Renato Coelho,
Rei Hayama, Saul Levine, Stephen Broomer, Teo Hernández,
Pablo Marín, Teruo Koike, the8fest Toronto, Vivienne Dick,
and an homage to Ann Charlotte Robertson by Gloria Vilches.

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EARLIER THIS MONTH IN
BROOKLYN, NEW YORK!

Mono No Aware presents

Screening Premiere Party
The premiere of 30 new 16mm and super 8 films!
made by participants of Mono No Aware's
March workshops. Facebook

Friday, June 2, 7pm, free!

Center for Performance Research (CPR),
361 Manhattan Ave., Brooklyn, New York

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EARLIER THIS MONTH IN
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND!

Sight Unseen presents

Toward The Concrete:
Films by Mike Stoltz
in person from Los Angeles!
with his recent 16mm films, and
a video. Total run time: 48 min.
Facebook

Friday, June 2, 7:30pm, $10

Parkway Theatre, 5 W. North Ave., Baltimore, Maryland

Secret Psychic Cinema presents
Mike Stoltz's "Scotch Tape Cinema & Sound" workshop
Saturday, June 3, 11am - 4pm, $40

The Centre Theatre, 10 E. North Ave., Baltimore

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LAST MONTH IN CALGARY, ALBERTA!

The Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers (CSIF) presents

Secret Cinema 2017
Monthly screenings of unannounced 16mm films!
from CSIF's library, curated by CSIF members,
this month by CSIF's new Programming and
Communciations Director, Raeesa Farooqi.
Facebook

Thursday, May 18, 8pm, $ by donation

CSIF, #100, 1725 - 10 Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta

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3 EVENTS LAST MONTH
IN HAMILTON, ONTARIO!

Factory Media Centre and the Workers Arts & Heritage Centre
present 150 Seconds of Ontario Film Festival - Part Two

Labour and Love
Videos, 1971-2013, by Joyce Wieland,
Richard Fung, Lesley Loksi Chan, Edie Steiner,
Casey Mecija. Total running time: 80 minutes.
Guest artist talk by Edie Steiner in person!
Curated by Tara Bursey. Facebook

Thursday, May 18, 7pm, free! (unclassified)

Workers Arts & Heritage Centre 51 Stuart St., Hamilton, Ontario

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Trash Palace Hamilton - Hamilton's only 16mm movie theatre!
presents 16mm features & shorts, monthly on a Thursday.
Facebook group

Steel Town
(Wolf Koenig & Rex Tasker, Canada, 1967, 55 min.)
Weird Hamilton documentary. Facebook event

Thursday, May 18, 9:30pm, $6 (unclassified)

Doors Pub, 56 Hess St. S. (at Main), Hamilton, Ontario

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Factory Media Centre presents

Art Crawl screening of
neige noire by Carl Brown

(Carl Brown & John Kamevaar, Canada, 2003, 64 min.)
2 screenings of a 16mm dual-projection film!
during Hamilton's monthly James St. North "Art Crawl".
Curated by Josephine Massarella. Projected by Stacey Case.
Facebook

Friday, May 12, 7pm & 9pm, free! (unclassified)

Factory Media Centre, 228 James St. N., Hamilton, Ontario

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2 EVENTS LAST MONTH
IN MONTREAL, QUEBEC!

Visions, Double Negative Collective, HORS CHAMP,
et la Cinémathèque québécoise présente

A Roll For Peter
(2016, 16mm, silent, 60 minutes, some dual-projection)
Tributes to Peter Hutton by 34 artists: Dave Rodriguez;
Jacob Burckhardt; Timoleon Wilkins; Theodore Rex King;
Audrey Turner; Mott Hupfel; George Griffin; Roddy Bogawa;
Dominic Angerame; David Gatten; Mark Street; Paul Marcus;
Amanda Katz and Josh Lewis; Peter Rose; Fern Silva & class;
Eve Heller; Lynne Sachs; Mary Beth Reed; Michael Wawzenek;
Jennifer Reeves; Eric Theise; Josephine Shokrian; Robbie Land;
Cassandra Bull; Richard Max Gavrich; Jesse Cain; Jordan Stone;
Rebecca (Marks) Leopold; G. Anthony Svatek & Zachary Nichols;
Nikolas Jaeger; Max Weinman & Jake Carl Magee; Daryl Meador.

Thursday, May 11, 8pm, $7

la lumière, #506, 7080, rue Alexandra, Montréal, Québec

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Visions, Double Negative Collective, HORS CHAMP,
et la Cinémathèque québécoise présente

Peter Hutton Films
Silent, 16mm films, USA, 1979-1997.
Total running time: 71 minutes.
Facebook

Monday, May 8, 9pm, $7

Cinémathèque québécoise,
335 boul. de Maisonneuve Est, Montréal, Québec

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LAST MONTH IN SANTANDER, SPAIN!

Cineinfinito presents

Cineinfinito #15:
Josephine Massarella

16mm films,1984-1990, projected on digital,
by artist living in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
Total running time: 37 minutes. Facebook

Saturday, May 6, 5pm

Cine Club Filmoteca de Cantabria,
Calle Bonifaz, 6, Santander, Spain

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CONTINUED

EVENTS
2005 > 2006 > 2007 > 2008 > 2009 > 2010 >
2011
> 2012 > 2013 > 2014 > 2015 > 2016 >
2017: January-April /\ Upcoming