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Screening | John Porter

Updated: May 27, 2021

December 10, 2019, 7 pm

Join us for a selection of short works by visiting artist John Porter screening on super 8 film!


“As magical for contemporary audiences as the original, Georges Méliès trick-films must have seemed a century ago.” –Scott MacDonald, A CRITICAL CINEMA 3


John Porter has been a filmmaker, performer, photographer and writer in Toronto since 1968. He has made 300 films and performed 100 solo shows internationally. He studied Film & Photography at Ryerson University, and he has received government arts grants, has taught filmmaking workshops, and has written and illustrated published histories of alternative film in Toronto.