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14Oct2016
Ridicule

Cinema & Context: Ridicule (1996, dir. Patrice Leconte)

Roundtable discussion with Patrice Leconte and Paul Cohen prior to the screening.  To get royal backing on a needed drainage project, a poor French l...

Location: Spadina Theatre, 24 Spadina Road, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7

09Nov2016
Lilia Topouzova - Workshop

Workshop: Intersection of Academic Research and Documentary Film Practices; Screening: "kiskisiwin/remembering"

Speaker: Lilia Topouzova, Martha Stiegman, Jesse Thistle

This interdisciplinary workshop examines the interactions between documentary filmmaking and scholarly inquiry. Participants will scrutinize the ways ...

Location: 305 York Lanes, 4700 Keele Street,Toronto, ON M3J 1P3

13Jan2017
Sami Khatib and Jens Hanssen, each speaking at a podium in separate images.

Mini-Symposium: “Benjamin in Palestine: Memory, Politics, Violence”

Speaker: Sami Khatib (AUB), Jens Hanssen (NMC/History)

Two 30 minute talks: Sami Khatib (AUB) "On Violence: Benjamin and Beyond" Jens Hanssen (NMC/History) “Palestinian Nachträglichkeit: Walter Benjamin...

Location: Room 115, Old Vic, Victoria College, 73 Queen's Park Crescent, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1K7

10Feb2017
After Trujillo

Screening of After Trujillo — A journey through the monuments and ruins where the Trujillo Dictatorship lives on

Speaker: Prof. Kevin Coleman (Department Of History), Lisa Blackmore (Director), Jorge Dominquez (Director)

A new documentary on dictatorship, space, and memory in the Dominican Republic AFTER TRUJILLO After the screening join us for a roundtable discu...

Location: Room 100, Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St. George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C5

28Sep2017
Image of Professor Brian Jacobson

Film Memories of the Great War

Speaker: Prof. Brian Jacobson (UofT - Cinema Studies And History)

This lecture is part of a series of film screenings devoted to the First World War. The lecture will deal with the visions of the Great War as seen by...

Location: Alliance française de Toronto, 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7

12Oct2017
A man playing a horn at a ceremony

Madagascar 1947, The Sound of Silence

Documentary by Marie-Clémence Andriamonta Paes, France, 2015 (1h30). The director will be in attendance. Madagascar Workshop 2017 ...

Location: Alliance Française de Toronto, 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7

16Mar2019
“Movement-based artist Eiko Otake, photographed by William Johnston, 2017”

A Body in Fukushima: Reflections on the Nuclear in Everyday Life

Speaker: Marilyn Ivy (Columbia University), Katy McCormick (Ryerson University), Lisa Yoneyama (University Of Toronto), Tong Lam (University Of Toronto)

This is a multi-sited, multi-media, and multi-disciplinary event that demonstrates how art can contribute to critical reflection on the nuclearization...

Location: Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Avenue

09Oct2019
A still from Split Ends by Akosua Adoma Owusu

The Aesthetics of Triple Consciousness: Interdisciplinary Approaches to the films of Akosua Adoma Owusu

Speaker: Lauren Cramer (Cinema Studies), Jordache Ellapen (WGS), Julie MacArthur (History), Akosua Adoma Owusu (filmmaker)

This screening and roundtable discussion focuses on interdisciplinary approaches to the aesthetics of “triple consciousness” in the work of acclai...

Location: Munk Centre, 108N, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON, M5S 3K7

28Oct2019

Screening of Alien Thunder (1974)

Speaker: Dr. Bill Waiser

University of Toronto Libraries Media Commons presents "Alien Thunder" (1974), starring Donald Sutherland and Gordon Tootoosis. Introduction and co...

Location: Media Commons Theatre, Robarts Library, 3rd floor, 130 St. George Street, Toronto, ON