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See No Evil is a view of exactly what censorship means in Toronto today. It includes a broad mix of work, from documentary and underground film to music video and sex movies, that has been censored for many reasons. Among the utterances escaping the censors’ lips regarding these films and videos: “depicts unsettling subjects”; “offends […]
Spanish for atrocity, Atroz! is a view of the world from the shadow of the slaughterhouse. This program features super-8 films and performance by local ‘art thugs’ Abbatoir. Preferring the designation ‘gang’ to ‘artists collective’, Abbatoir (whose work also includes holography, painting and postering) investigates the variety of horror and humiliation that composes life in […]
Pleasure Dome is pleased to present a selection of recent work from The Helsingin Elokuvapaja (The Helsinki Film Workshop). Started in 1990, the Workshop is the first film co-operative in Finland, and is serving the needs of artists working in a non-commercial art-based form. Curated by Sami van Ingen, who will be in Toronto for […]