Archive for the Toronto Film festival Tag

Surrealist Films: Luis Buñuel, Salvador Dali, Germaine Dulac and more

In conjunction with the Art Gallery of Ontario’s excellent exhibition Surreal Things – which we reviewed HERE, Cinematheque Ontario is screening an impressive series of Surrealist films. A still from Un Chien Andalou, 1929. Image: midnightcafe.com The films include Un Chien Andalou (1929), Surrealism’s most famous film, by Salvador Dalí and Luis Buñuel. Billed as “a staggering assault on beauty
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VoCA Recommends…The Reel Artists Film Festival, Toronto

The Reel Artists Film Festival, February 21 (today) – 24, 2008, Toronto. Don’t miss this weekend of films on today’s hottest contemporary artists! The world premieres of Jeff Wall: Retrospective (2007) by Michael Blackwood and Takashi Murakami (2008) by Marina Zenovich are two highlights of the festival, as are the Canadian premieres of Robert Wilson: Video Portraits (2007) by Marina
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