ICFF 17 – Il PADRE D’ITALIA (THERE IS A LIGHT)

ICFF 17 – Il PADRE D’ITALIA (THERE IS A LIGHT)

June 12 2017 @ 8:45 PM Vaughan – Cineplex Cinemas PLOT: Paolo is a skeptical 30-year-old who works unwillingly as a sales clerk in a Turin department store. Mia is a back-up singer in a band and lives her life haphazardly, which leads her being practically homeless. Paolo’s past is marked by a pain he […]

ICFF 17 – JONAS KAUFMANN: MY ITALY

ICFF 17 – JONAS KAUFMANN: MY ITALY

Screening Times & Locations: June 13 2017 @ 6:00 PM Vaughan – Cineplex Cinemas PLOT: This film documents Jonas Kaufmann’s special affinity with the Italian language, the Italian way of life, culture and music. Jonas presents his personal tribute to a culture where the influence and beauty of Opera goes beyond the walls of the […]

ICFF 17 – PIUMA

ICFF 17 – PIUMA

Screening Times & Locations: June 11 2017 @ 6:00 PM Vaughan – Cineplex Cinemas June 12 2017 @ 5:00 PM Quebec City – Cinéma Cartier June 12 2017 @ 9:30 PM Toronto – TIFF Bell Lightbox June 14 2017 @ 7:00 PM Montreal – Cinémathèque Quebecoise PLOT: Piuma is the story of Ferro and Cate, […]

ICFF 17 – Il SOGNO DI FRANCESCO (BROTHERHOOD: A LIFE WITH SAINT FRANCIS)

ICFF 17 – Il SOGNO DI FRANCESCO (BROTHERHOOD: A LIFE WITH SAINT FRANCIS)

Screening Times & Locations: June 10 2017 @ TBD PM Vancouver – Rio Theatre June 11 2017 @ 6:00 PM Vaughan – Cineplex Cinemas June 14 2017 @ 9:00 PM Montreal – Cinémathèque Québécoise Italy, 1209, surrounded by convinced and devoted friends, Francis of Assisi seeks purity and innocence among the poor. The Church and […]

ICFF 17 – NOELLE’S JOURNEY

ICFF 17 – NOELLE’S JOURNEY

Screening Times & Locations: June 10 2017 @ 7:00 PM Toronto – TIFF Bell Lightbox PLOT: Noelle Elia is a multi-media artist who takes us on a voyage of discovery. She tells the story of Franco Grosso and Mariano Elia, two immigrants who left southern Italy for a new life in Canada. Franco stayed close […]

6th Annual Toronto Japanese Film Festival Lineup

6th Annual Toronto Japanese Film Festival Lineup

20 premieres to screen June 8 – 22, 2017 at the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre Opening Night Film – Canadian Premiere of Takashi Yamazaki’s FUELED – A MAN CALLED PIRATE w/ Director in Attendance “The Toronto Japanese Film Festival is quickly becoming the most important window of Japanese cinema toward the world. The selection is […]

DWF 17 – ONE LESS GOD

DWF 17 – ONE LESS GOD

Screening Time: JUNE 8 @ 9:30PM PLOT: In 2008, a band of young Islamic militants from Pakistan lands in Mumbai, their primary target, the iconic Taj Mahal hotel. With Indian forces unable to regain control, for 4 days the guests must battle to survive as the terrorists seek to drive them from hiding. The harrowing […]