Film Studies

  • Virtual Synesthesia Art Exhibit- call for 2021 submissions
    We would like to invite you to participate in Synesthesia 2021, an annual arts show organized by ArtBeat, the arts and humanities group at the Temerty Faculty of Medicine. […]
  • Cinema Medica – It’s Nothing: Spotlight on Eating Disorders and Mental Health 🗓
    Join us for a virtual screening of the short film IT’S NOTHING, which screened at TIFF 2019. This film utilizes performance, sound, and metaphor to articulate the emotions, thoughts, and feelings of a young woman’s experience with an eating disorder. […]
  • The World is Bright – Hot Docs Ontario screening time 🗓
    The film tackles issues of mental health, isolation and immigration, and is even more relevant now when mental health problems have become a world crisis due to the COVID 19 pandemic. […]
  • JHI Program for the Arts 2020-2021 FUNDING Deadline Extended
    FROM THE JACKMAN HUMANITIES INSTITUTE Dear Colleagues: The deadline for applications for funding in 2020-2021 for the JHI Program for the Arts is now extended to 15 April 2020 at midnight. A couple of provisions have also been adjusted to make it […]
  • CINEMA MEDICA – Adaptations of Aging: Torching the Dusties & Piano Lessons
    This event features a screening of two short films about aging, featuring adaptations of literary texts by Margaret Atwood and Alice Munro. Filmmaker and educator Marlene Goldman will join us after the screening for a conversation about the art of […]
  • FRAGMENTS TICKETS AVAILABLE – OPENING SOON!
    An immersive theatre experience inspired by the psychiatric writing of Frantz Fanon. Here are the Fragments. Co-produced by The ECT Collective and The Theatre Centre November 19-December 1, 2019 Tickets: Preview $17 | Student/senior/arts worker $22 […]
  • ☑ Falling Through The Cracks – Greg’s Story – November 6
    Falling Through the Cracks: Greg’s Story ☑ LOCATION: MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 6, 2019 AT 5:30 PM 18th Floor Auditorium 600 University Ave, Toronto Falling Through the Cracks: Greg’s Story is a short film on Greg Price’s journey […]
  • Free TIFF workshop – Oct 20
    Workshop: Telling Trauma through Film & Art with Eva-Marie Stern Sunday, October 20th, 2-4pm TIFF Bell Lightbox (350 King St. W) 3rd Floor, Learning Studios A & B Film and art can be powerful ways to understand and express experiences that […]
  • CINEMA MEDICA SCREENING November 26
    CINEMA MEDICA Screening-RSVP below Adaptations of Aging: Torching the Dusties & Piano Lessons This event features a screening of two short films about aging, featuring adaptations of literary texts by Margaret Atwood and […]
  • Cinema Medica Screening on Opioid Crisis-November 27
    East Hastings Pharmacy: Film Screening and Interactive Panel Discussion Join us for a panel discussion and screening of East Hastings Pharmacy (2012), which pertains to the opioid crisis in Canada. The screening (approximately 60 mins) will be […]
  • Self-Care, Resilience and Reflection-A Cinema Medica-TIFF Documentary Workshop
    “Self-Care, Resilience and Reflection-A Cinema Medica-TIFF Documentary Workshop” February 24th, 2018 Reflect on & Make a Documentary about Your Experiences! This full-day workshop will engage students, trainees, and practitioners with various […]
  • IT’S ONLY THE END OF THE WORLD
    Please join us on March 21st at 7 pm for a FREE screening and discussion of: IT’S ONLY THE END OF THE WORLD Screened at TIFF last year, it is a film about terminal illness and family dynamics, directed by Xavier Dolan. This is a very special […]