Wednesday, October 20, 2021 (7-9PM)
2236 Queen St E,
Toronto, ON M4E 1G2,
This screening session features 5 shorts and 1 feature film.
All films are English spoken and/or English subtitled.
Tickets will become available in September 2021.
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.
Keywords: animation, student, short, comedy
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.
Keywords: documentary, short, experimental
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.
Keywords: music video, drama
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.
Keywords: animation, documentary, experimental, short
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.
Keywords: documentary, feature