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documenting the alternative film scene since 2005,
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46 RECENT EVENTS 10/1/22

25 EVENTS IN TORONTO 21 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO
Today in Toronto Continuing Today & Last 11 Days in Toronto
Last Week in Toronto - Montréal, QC - Vancouver, BC
Last Sunday in London, Ontario
Earlier Last Month in Toronto - Chicago, Illinois
Hamilton, Ontario - Ottawa, Ontario
Last August in Toronto - Montréal, Québec - London, ON
Vancouver, BC - San Francisco, CA - Los Angeles, CA
Last July in Toronto - Halifax, NS - London, Ontario
Durham, ON - Brooklyn, NY - Dresden, Germany
Los Angeles, CA - Sackville, New Brunswick
Continued All Last Summer in Toronto

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25 EVENTS IN TORONTO


1 CONTINUING EVENT TODAY & LAST 11 DAYS 1 EVENT LAST 3 DAYS
6 EVENTS EARLIER LAST MONTH 9 EVENTS LAST AUGUST
5 EVENTS LAST JULY 2 CONTINUED EVENTS LAST SUMMER

TODAY 10AM-3PM,
PHYSICALLY IN TORONTO!

The Photographic Historical Society of Canada (PHSC) presents

The Big One
47th Annual Fall Photographica Fair

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

Saturday, October 1, 10am-3pm, $7

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

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CONTINUING TODAY &
LAST 11 DAYS IN TORONTO!

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Fall Film, Video and
Interactive Art Workshops

8mm, 16mm, 35mm! Analog & digital video.
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

Registration begins Tuesday, September 20, 10am

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

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LAST 3 DAYS IN TORONTO!

The 21st aluCine Latin
Film & Media Arts Festival

Wednesday-Friday, September 28-30, $10 each

Spadina Theatre, 24 Spadina Rd., Toronto
(1 block north of Bloor St. W.)

INCLUDING

Live Super 8 Performance
Super 8 and 16mm films, 1980-2018,
including a two-screen projection, by
Jorge Lozano and Alexandra Gelis.
Total running time: 56 minutes.
Thursday, September 29, 8pm

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6 EVENTS EARLIER LAST MONTH
IN TORONTO!

The U. of T. Cinema Studies Student Union (CINSSU) presents
Free Friday Films - weekly repertory movies.

Sonatine
(Takeshi Kitano, Japan, 1993, video, 94 minutes)

Friday, September 23, 7pm, free! (classified)

Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

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47th Toronto
International Film Festival (TIFF)

Mostly digital videos, no super 8 films.
September 8-18, $30 each (classified)
TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King St. W., Toronto

including it's
22nd Wavelengths Series
New avant-garde digital videos.
Many international artists in person!

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The U. of T. Cinema Studies Student Union (CINSSU) presents
Free Friday Films - weekly repertory movies.

The Wolf of Wall Street
(Martin Scorsese, USA, 2013, video, 180 minutes)

Friday, September 16, 7pm, free! (classified)

Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

Charles Street Video (CSV) presents its 41st Anniversary event

Tales from the Edit Suites
Screening of videos (1993-2008) and a discussion by
Dennis Day, Vera Frenkel, Richard Fung, Su Rynard,
who were key figures at CSV in the 80s and beyond.
Facebook

Thursday, September 15, 7pm-10pm, free!

Charles Street Video, 76 Geary Ave., Toronto

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Pix Film Collective presents

Razzle Dazzle
The current Artist-in-Residence at LIFT
(Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto)
Britt Al-Busultan in person from Finland!
with her 16mm dual-projection performance!
with live sound by local artist Ben Rositsan.

Wednesday, September 14, 7pm, $pwyc

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

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re:assemblage collective presents #10
in its DIFFUSION summer series

The Myriad of Faces of
the Future Challengers
or Segudang Wajah Para Penantang Masa Depan
(Gde Mika & Yuki Aditya, Indonesia, 2022, video, 91 min.) in
Indonesian with English subtitles. North American premiere!
Free snacks!

Tuesday, September 6, 7pm, doors 6:15pm,
entrance by donation.

Small World Centre, Unit 101, Artscape Youngplace,
180 Shaw St., (between Queen & Dundas), Toronto
Masking inside the building, and recommended in theatre.

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9 EVENTS LAST AUGUST
IN TORONTO!

re:assemblage collective presents its weekly series

DIFFUSION #8
Two videos shot on 16mm film by Yugantar, a
feminist film collective in India, 1981-1983.
Total running time: 59 minutes.
Free food and drinks!

Tuesday, August 30, 9pm, doors 8pm,
entrance by donation.

OUTDOORS! Rain or shine, in the courtyard of
401 Richmond St. W. (at Spadina), Toronto
Masking inside the 401 building,
and recommended in courtyard.

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The U. of T. Cinema Studies Student Union (CINSSU) presents
Free Friday Films - weekly repertory movies.

The Free Friday Film Festival!
Short Film Showcase
(digital video) - 2pm
Ikarie XB-1 (Jindrich Polak, 1963, DCP) - 4pm
Labyrinth of Cinema - 6:30pm
(Nobuhiko Obayashi, 2019, DCP)
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over - 10pm
(Robert Rodriguez, 2003, in 3D!)
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Friday, August 26, free!

Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

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re:assemblage collective presents #6
in its DIFFUSION summer series

Crystal Z Campbell
in person from USA! with their videos,
2011-2020, total 54 minutes.
Free food and drinks!

Tuesday, August 23, 9pm, doors 8pm,
entrance by donation.

OUTDOORS! Rain or shine, in the courtyard of
401 Richmond St. W. (at Spadina), Toronto
Masking inside the 401 building,
and recommended in courtyard.

The U. of T. Cinema Studies Student Union (CINSSU) presents
Free Friday Films - weekly repertory movies.

Buena Vista Social Club
(Wim Wenders, Germany, 1999, DCP, 105 minutes)
in Spanish with English subtitles. Facebook

Monday, August 22, 7pm, free! (classified)

Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

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re:assemblage collective presents #5
in its DIFFUSION summer series

Ste. Anne
Rhayne Vermette's first narrative feature
(2021, Canada, 16mm to video, 79 min.).
French and English with English subtitles.
Free food and drinks! Limited seating.

Wednesday, August 17, 9pm. (unclassified)
Entrance by donation.

OUTDOORS! in the courtyard of
401 Richmond St. W.(at Spadina), Toronto
Masking inside the 401 building,
and recommended in courtyard.

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Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Centre (CFMDC)
and Charles Street Video (CSV) present

An Inventory of
Some Strictly Visible Things

A retrospective exhibition of works, 1992-2018, by
Toronto and Yerevan film artist Gariné Torossian.
Facebook

Wednesdays-Saturdays, July 28 - August 13

Opening Thursday, July 28, 6pm-9pm

Charles Street Video, 76 Geary Ave., Toronto

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The U. of T. Cinema Studies Student Union (CINSSU) presents
Free Friday Films - weekly repertory movies.

The Piano
(Jane Campion, USA, 1993, 35mm, 121 minutes)
Facebook

Thursday, August 11, 7pm, free! (classified)

Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

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15th Annual the8fest
A Little Festival for Small Films
Super 8, 8mm, 9.5mm, UltraPan8!

Most online, but one outdoor screening,
and in-person workshops! Facebook

August 5-11
(postponed from February)

INCLUDING

Home Movie History Project presents
Vintage 8mm Home Movies
A curated program of films from one family in
London, Ontario in the 1930s-50s. Facebook
Sunday, August 7, 8:30pm, $pwyc
in the open-air parking garage on the ground floor of
Polish Combatants Hall, 206 Beverley St., Toronto
(at Cecil St., 1 block south of College St.)

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The U. of T. Cinema Studies Student Union (CINSSU) presents
Free Friday Films - weekly repertory movies.

Double-feature!

As Tears Go By
(Wong Kar-wai, Hong Kong, 1988, DCP, 102 min.)
Reservoir Dogs
(Quentin Tarantino, USA, 1992, DCP, 99 min.)
Facebook

Friday, August 5, 7pm, free! (classified)

Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

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2 CONTINUED EVENTS
LAST SUMMER IN TORONTO!


IMAGES FESTIVAL MAY 5 - AUGUST 6

LIFT WORKSHOPS
ALL SUMMER IN TORONTO!

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Summer 2022 Film, Video &
Interactive Art Workshops

8mm, 16mm, 35mm!
Analog & digital video.
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

Registration began Tuesday, May 24

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

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MAY 5 - AUGUST 6 IN TORONTO!

35th Images Festival
of Independent Film, Video and New Media

Slow Edition! Video and film screenings over 3 months,
some livestreamed, some in-person. Guest artists!
Performances and installations! Facebook

May 5 - August 6, 2022

from and in downtown Toronto

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5 EVENTS LAST JULY IN TORONTO!

The U. of T. Cinema Studies Student Union (CINSSU) presents
Free Friday Films - weekly repertory movies.

Liz and the Blue Bird
(Naoko Yamada, Japan, 2018, video, 90 min.)
presented in Japanese with English subtitles.
Facebook

Friday, July 22, 7pm, free! (classified)

Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

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The Photographic Historical Society of Canada (PHSC) presents its

Outdoor Trunk Sale
Used photo equipment sale - antique & usable,
film & digital, still & cine. Sold from car trunks.
Facebook

Saturday, July 16, 8am-Noon, free!

Trident Hall Parking Lot, 145 Evans Ave., Etobicoke
(east of Islington, south of QEW-Gardiner Expwy).
Free parking. Washrooms on site.

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The U. of T. Cinema Studies Student Union (CINSSU) presents
Free Friday Films - weekly repertory movies.

Minority Report
(Steven Spielberg, USA, 2002, video, 145 min.)

Friday, July 15, 7pm, free! (classified)
Masks mandatory.

Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

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The U. of T. Cinema Studies Student Union (CINSSU) presents
Free Friday Films - weekly repertory movies.

A European auteurist double-feature!

Summer With Monika
(Ingmar Bergman, Sweden, 1953, DCP, 93 min.)
The Green Ray
(Éric Rohmer, France, 1986, DCP, 98 min.)
Facebook

Friday, July 8, 7pm, free! (classified)
Masks mandatory.

Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

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Hart House Film Board, University of Toronto, presents

Monthly Screening
Inaugural screening of videos by Hart House
members and alumni, U. of T. students,
beginners and invited indie makers.

Thursday, July 7, 6pm, free!

Burwash Dining Room, Hart House,
7 Hart House Circle, University of Toronto

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Events: 2005 > 2006 > 2007 > 2008 > 2009 > 2010 > 2011 >
2012 > 2013 > 2014 > 2015 > 2016 > 2017 > 2018 > 2019 > 2020 >
2021: Jan-Sep > Oct-Dec > 2022: Jan-Jun \/ Upcoming

21 EVENTS BEYOND TORONTO


Last Week in Montréal, Québec - Vancouver, British Columbia
Last Sunday in London, Ontario
Earlier Last Month in Chicago - Hamilton, ON - Ottawa, ON
Last August in San Francisco, CA - Montréal, Québec
Vancouver, BC - Los Angeles, CA - London, Ontario
Last July in Halifax, Nova Scotia - London, Ontario
Durham, ON - Brooklyn, NY - Dresden, Germany
Los Angeles, CA - Sackville, New Brunswick

LAST THURSDAY IN MONTREAL!

la lumière Collective presents

Skawennati & Émilie Serri
Canadian artists in person! with their
videos and 16mm films, 2009-2020.
Total running time: 42 minutes, plus a
musical performance by Martin Rodriguez.

Thursday, September 29, 7pm
voluntary contribution $10+.
Limited seating, reservations required.

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

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LAST WEDNESDAY IN VANCOUVER!

DIM Cinema, a monthly series
programmed by Michèle Smith, presents

The 3 Rooms of Melancholia
(Pirjo Honkasalo, 2004, 35mm, 106 minutes,
Finland / Denmark / Germany / Sweden)

Wednesday, September 28, 7pm, $14
plus $3 membership
(adults only, by law)
Limited seats. Advance tickets.

Pacific Cinematheque, 1131 Howe St., Vancouver, BC

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LAST SUNDAY IN LONDON, ON!

London Vintage Film Camera Shows presents

London Fall
Vintage 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

Sunday, September 25, 10am-3pm, $5

Great Hall, St. John the Divine Church,
390 Baseline Road W., London, Ontario

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LAST MONTH IN CHICAGO!

The Chicago Film Society presents

Celluloid Now
Analog cinema screenings and workshops,
projected on 35mm, 16mm, super 8 film!

Thursday-Sunday, September 15-18

Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Illinois

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LAST MONTH IN HAMILTON, ON!

Factory Media Centre and Dandelion Film Collective present

Immanent Union
Super 8 Screening and Performance by
Kyle Whitehead in person from Calgary!
Total running time: 58 minutes Facebook

Saturday, September 17, 7pm, free! (unclassified)

Staircase Theatre, 27 Dundurn St. N., Hamilton, Ontario

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LAST MONTH IN OTTAWA, ON!

The Lightproof Film Collective presents

Immanent Union
Super 8 Screening and Performance by
Kyle Whitehead in person from Calgary!
Total running time: 58 minutes Facebook

Thursday, September 15, 8pm, $pwyc
(suggested donation $10) Advance tickets

Club SAW, 67 Nicholas St., Ottawa, Ontario
Cash bar available.

PLUS

Kyle Whitehead's Workshop
Generative Sound for Analog Film Projection
Friday, September 16, 10am-4pm, $15
Club SAW, 67 Nicholas St., Ottawa Facebook
First-come, first-served. Register

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LAST AUGUST IN SAN FRANCISCO!

San Francisco Cinematheque presents

The 13th Annual Crossroads
Festival of Moving Image Arts

Recent avant-garde films and videos.
Super 8, 8mm, 16mm, 35mm films!
Performances! Many artists in person!

Facebook

Friday-Sunday, August 26-28
10 screenings, $12 each, $110
Pass

Proof of vaccine required. Masks highly encouraged.

Gray Area, 2665 Mission St., San Francisco, California

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LAST AUGUST, PHYSICALLY
IN MONTREAL, QUEBEC!

la lumière Collective presents

Caroline Monnet and
Jean-Claude Bustros

Local artists in person! with their
videos and 16mm film, 1990-2018,
total running time: 50 minutes, plus
a musical performance by Joni Void.

Wednesday, August 24, 6:30pm
voluntary contribution $10+.
Limited seating. Reservations required.

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

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2 EVENTS LAST AUGUST,
PHYSICALLY IN VANCOUVER!

Cineworks Independent Filmmakers Society
and Iris Film Collective present

Terra incognita, terra indomita
Recent videos, many shot on 16mm film, from LEC
(Laboratoria Experimental De Cine) in Mexico City,
by Jael Jacobo y Ezequiel Guido, Marcela Cuevas,
Elena Pardo, Annalisa Quagliata, Bruno Varela,
Edén Bastida Kullick, Daniel Valdez Puertos,
Carolina Jaschack, and Azucena Losana.
Total running time: 62 minutes.
Curated by Isabel Rojas and Elena Pardo.
Elena Pardo in person from Mexico City!
for an introduction and a Q&A.

Tuesday, August 23, 7pm, free!

Cineworks, #300, 1131 Howe St., Vancouver, BC
(access by back alley behind the Cinematheque)

PLUS

Vancouver Latin American Film Festival presents
Pulsos Subterráneos
Expanded cinema by Elena Pardo.
Saturday, September 3, 5:30pm

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DIM Cinema, a monthly series
programmed by Michèle Smith, presents

Live and Expanded!
Recent 16mm & 35mm projector performances!
by local artists Alex MacKenzie & Lindsay McIntyre,
with live sound by Clare Kenny & Peter Bussigel.
Total running time: approximately 83 minutes.
Followed by a Q&A session with the artists.
Celebrating Cinematheque’s 50th year!

Wednesday, August 17, 7pm, $14
plus $3 membership
(adults only, by law)
Limited seats. Advance tickets.

Pacific Cinematheque, 1131 Howe St., Vancouver, BC

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LAST AUGUST,
ONLINE FROM LOS ANGELES!

Echo Park Film Center presents the final installment of its
monthly analog Film Friends Talk, Season 2: "Simple Machines"

Shireen Seno
from Manila with discussion and
demo of lo-fi super 8 filmmaking.

Saturday, August 13, 10am PST, free!

Register early, online on Zoom
from Echo Park Film Center,
1200 N. Alvarado St., Los Angeles, California

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LAST AUGUST, PHYSICALLY
IN LONDON, ONTARIO!

London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA) presents

TRIBULATION 99:
Alien Anomalies Under America
16mm films
, 1989-1994, by Craig Baldwin,
Abigail Child, and François Miron.
Total: 74 minutes + intermission.
Facebook

Friday, August 12, 7pm, $5 (unclassified)

TAP Centre for Creativity,
203 Dundas St., London, Ontario

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ALL LAST JULY, ONLINE
FROM HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA!

Atlantic Filmmakers Cooperative's AFCOOP Archives
presents, streaming now

Beginnings: A Shorts Program
Videos from AFCOOP's early days, by Doug Pope,
Barbara Sternberg, Harold Pearse, and more!
Curated by AFCOOP veteran James MacSwain.
Plus 100 other works from AFCOOP's 50 years.

online July 2022, free!

from AFCOOP, Suite 101,
1531 Grafton St., Halifax, Nova Scotia

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3 EVENTS LAST JULY,
PHYSICALLY IN LONDON, ONT!

Short 16mm Films
Obscure and unconventional animation
collected & projected by Sebastian Di Trolio.

Weather permitting
Thursdays, July 21 & 28, 9pm-10:30pm, free!

Outdoors at Dundas Place,
Dundas & Clarence Streets, London, Ontario
Some seating is available.

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London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA) presents

Going Back Home
16mm films, 1977-2000, by Louise Bourque,
Patricia Gruben, Phil Solomon, Matthias Müller.
Total running time: 60 minutes. Facebook

Friday, July 15, 7pm, $5 (unclassified)

TAP Centre for Creativity,
203 Dundas St., London, Ontario

Odyssey Records & Cinema presents

Taxi Driver
(Martin Scorsese, USA, 1976, 16mm, 114 min.)

Thursday, July 7, 8:30pm, $12
Limited seating. Advance tickets available.

Odyssey Records, 1025 Elias St., London, Ontario

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LAST JULY, PHYSICALLY
IN DURHAM, ONTARIO!

The Grey Zone Collective presents

16th Fabulous Festival of Fringe Film
Video screenings, installations, performances
in various venues, including outdoors!
Programmers and some artists in person!
Facebook

July 15-23, 2022

Durham, Ontario (2-hour drive NW of Toronto)

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LAST JULY, PHYSICALLY
IN BROOKLYN, NEW YORK!

Millennium Film Workshop presents

Super 8 Films by Dagie Brundert
Dagie Brundert in person from Berlin, Germany!
Total running time: 48 minutes. Curated by Lily Sarosi.

Wednesday, July 20, 7:30pm, $5 suggested

Millennium Film Workshop, 167 Wilson Ave., Brooklyn, NY

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LAST JULY IN
DRESDEN, GERMANY!

23rd Dresdner Schmalfilmtage
Festival for super 8, 8mm and 16mm film.
Facebook

July 7-10, 2022
(postponed from March 17-20)

Online, and in person at
Motorenhalle, Wachsbleichstraße 4a, Dresden, Germany

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LAST JULY, ONLINE
FROM LOS ANGELES!

Echo Park Film Center presents its monthly Talks by
analog "Film Friends". Season 2: "Simple Machines".

Amanda Thomson
from Vancouver will discuss and demonstrate
pinhole cinema and contact printing in a Bolex.

Saturday, July 9, 10am PST, free!

Register early, online on Zoom
from Echo Park Film Center,
1200 N. Alvarado St., Los Angeles, California

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LAST JULY, PHYSICALLY IN
SACKVILLE, NEW BRUNSWICK!

Struts Gallery and Faucet Media Arts Centre present

Moments of Perception
An in-person Screening and Book Launch with artist
Barbara Sternberg in person from Toronto!
16mm films and videos, 1956-2016, by Canadian
artists Michael Snow, Arthur Lipsett, Kelly Egan,
Jack Chambers, Daichi Saito, Christina Battle,
Joyce Wieland, Midi Onodera, Wrik Mead,
Gariné Torrosian, and Rhayne Vermette.
Total running time: 78 minutes.
Celebrating the launch of the new book (published in NB)
Moments of Perception: Experimental Film in Canada
co-edited and co-written by Barbara Sternberg
(a founder of Struts Gallery), and available
for sale and signing at the screening!

Thursday, July 7, 7pm, free!
Masks required.

Struts Gallery, 7 Lorne St., Sackville, New Brunswick

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CONTINUED

Events: 2005 > 2006 > 2007 > 2008 > 2009 > 2010 > 2011 >
2012 > 2013 > 2014 > 2015 > 2016 > 2017 > 2018 > 2019 > 2020 >
2021: Jan-Sep > Oct-Dec > 2022: Jan-Jun /\ Upcoming