Tuesday April 4, 2023
This screening session features 6 films. All films are in English OR have English subtitles.
2236 Queen St E,
Toronto, ON M4E 1G2
Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis at the cinema starting 30 minutes before each screening. If you are certain you'll be there, you can also book your tickets in advance here.
Three Pride Flags (USA) by Tom Bessoir
Synopsis: Pride and Permutations. Inspired by the joint Jasper John retrospective exhibitions at The Whitney Museum of American Art and The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Tom Bessoir created three permutating pride flags. Running time: 00:02:00.
Forget Me Not (Italy) by Giuseppe Petruzzellis, Fabio Marin
Synopsis: Gilda is a middle aged woman, mother and wife. One day she realizes she's having problems setting the table. These are her first symptoms of Alzheimer's disease. Through family footage and poetic visions, the stages of her illness become a stream of images on the breach of oblivion. Running time: 00:12:30.
I Had A Strange Dream Last Night (USA) by Mira Haley Steuer
Synopsis: Experimental short about being a child (now young adult) with chronic illness. Drawn and shot as a Freshman in college. 2021. Running time: 00:02:29.
The Shell (Bosnia and Herzegovina) by Marko Lončarević
Synopsis: After finding out that her mother is being abused and neglected by her caretakers, Milica travels from Sarajevo to the small village near Tuzla where she was born. There is a special bond between mother and daughter but also a lot of obstacles. Running time: 00:20:21.
How to Drive (Canada) by Joshua Stewart
Synopsis: A six step process to driving a road vehicle, which emphasizes our natural embodiment of these mechanical vessels. Running time: 00:01:46.
Easy Tiger (Belgium) by Karel Tuytschaever
Synopsis: An unexpected moment in a session with a client confronts a psychologist with his own inner world. Alienated by the isolation of his seemingly perfect city life, the psychologist encounters an extreme inability to understand and embrace his own human nature. His inescapable desires for his male client force the psychologist to look at who he does not want to be. It is the only way that he can find out who he really is. An intimate portrait of a vulnerable man during a true and insurmountable romance. Running time: 01:00:00.