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IMAGES FESTIVAL: More of Toronto’s Amazing Film Festivals

Re-colonizing-Reframing Africa from Images Festival on Vimeo. Covering everything from Reframing Africa to Sonic Youth. Toronto’s second oldest film festival, IMAGES FESTIVAL is also the “the largest festival in North America for experimental and independent moving image culture” (sited from www.imagesfestival.com ) This year marks IMAGES FESTIVAL’s 25th year. The Festival runs from April 12 [...]

FILM FEST FANTASTIC! Toronto’s Independent Film Festivals reviewed

In 2011 I decided to give myself a self-directed course in film studies. It has been my luxury and my escape. Everyone knows about the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) but if Hollywood hipster hype and star gawking is not entirely your thing then you can get your film fix in so many other brilliant [...]

TORONTO 2011, THE BEST MOMENTS – Part 1

TORONTO’S ART, CULTURE AND DESIGN EVENTS – Taking advantage of the scene! It’s a rather dopey habit but as each new year approaches I make up a little ditty for the year that will follow. New-Agey-Affirmation-Isms to provoke some change as I roll the dice on a new life. 2008 – It’s going to be [...]

FILM FEST FANTASTIC!

In 2011 I decided to give myself a self-directed course in film studies. It has been my luxury and my escape. Everyone knows about the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) but if Hollywood hipster hype and star gawking is not entirely your thing then you can get your film fix in so many other brilliant [...]

PROVIDING BETTER BANG FOR YOUR BUCK @ THE ROM’S “BOLLYWOOD CINEMA SHOWCARDS”

“The Institute for Contemporary Culture is the ROM’s window on contemporary society – presenting exhibitions and special events that stimulate dialogue on important cultural, social and political issues around the world.” My first experience with the Institute of Contemporary Culture at the ROM was quite fantastic. On a frozen February night a friend and I [...]