Wednesday, October 20, 2021 (7-9PM)
This screening session will be hosted by Johanna Schneller and features 6 films. All films are English spoken and/or English subtitled.
2236 Queen St E,
Toronto, ON M4E 1G2,
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All guests attending screenings of the Toronto Arthouse Film Festival are required to have a ticket for entry due to the assigned seating model in place to regulate social distancing in the theatre. Tickets and seats can be reserved online ahead of time, or can be reserved at the box office upon arrival to the screening(s). A ticket must be reserved for each event if attending more than one screening. Groups of individuals wishing to sit together must book all tickets/seats in one transaction in order to be seated together.
Due to the vaccine passport mandate coming into effect on September 22nd, all guests attending will be required to show their proof of vaccination and photo ID upon arrival.
LAX to Vancouver (United States)
By Zach Dorn
An animated short about a trip from the LAX International Airport to Vancouver and a pair of worn American Apparel underwear. Running time: 00:00:48
A Train Ride With Steven Zaire (Canada)
By Fatty Soprano & Shutterr
A visual portrait of Toronto Hip Hop recording Artist Steven Zaire. While on a subway train, Steven talks about his humble beginnings and how he started making music. Running time: 00:01:58
Sam Tudor - Joseph in the Bathroom (Canada)
By Lucas Hrubizna
Through the vacant halls of a small town high school, two faceless outcasts are dragged from room to room by an invisible force. When they arrive in the gym, Sam Tudor comes face-to-face with the dark social realities of his school experience. Running time: 00:04:27
The Wedding Cake (Sweden)
By Monica Mazzitelli
A young woman is forced to become a prostitute in order to settle her ex-husband’s debts. Her destiny is narrated through Playmobil figurines and a wedding cake that disappears along with the woman’s illusions. Running time: 00:03:58
Mentally Al (United States)
By Joshua Edelman
A character study of, “the funniest comedian you’ve never heard of,” and an exploration of how we define artistic success, 'Mentally Al' follows Al Lubel, a former Star Search grand champion as he struggles to get by, perpetually broke and sleeping on friends couches, as he continues to pursue his artistic dreams into his sixties. Running time: 01:32:25