Film Studies

    Faculty, students, residents, come one come all. We invite you to join us for an exciting first foray into Film this year. […]
    Julian Schnabel’s The Diving Bell and the Butterfly depicts the life of Elle editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who developed locked-in syndrome resulting from a stroke at age 43. […]
  • 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 […]
    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-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 Presents: Bedside Manner screening
    Join us for a screening of Bedside Manner (2016), a short film that explores the important role of performance in physician-patient encounters through the lens of standardized patient simulations. The screening will be accompanied by a […]
  • 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 […]