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MAGNA CARTA STUDENT FILM CONTEST

  In celebration of the travelling Magna Carta exhibit coming to Fort York, the City of Toronto is hosting a short film competition for post-secondary film, media, and new media students. In 30 secs to 3 mins, tell us the significance of the 800 year old Magna Carta today. Submit through your school by September 15, 2015 for the chance… Read more →

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Eye of the Devil: Sharon Tate Breaks the Fourth Wall

Recently, on these pages, I wrote about Valley of the Dolls. A few oddly oriented cinephiles suggested that I pursue a brief ‘Sharon Tate homage’. And why not. Sharon Tate has become a cultural totem. Her grisly murder injected a lethal serum into the laid-back pop zeitgeist of L.A. circa 1969. Almost overnight, hippies weren’t seen as just passive tree-huggers… Read more →

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Valley of the Dolls Revisited: The Enduring Art of Awfulness

Article By I. M. Clarke Years ago, during a somewhat strained interview, I asked the director of a feature-length Canadian film why he’d said his work was destined to be a cult hit?  He replied that, after studying the most prominent cult films, he had compiled common characteristics and somehow melded them with his plodding narrative. Obviously, he missed the… Read more →

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Directors of Drake’s JUNGLE short film, have a new video you should see.

  Check out the Cinematography on this one! Boy is Karim HUU DO one talanted individual from Montreal, Canada. He created this video, also known for his work with Drakes’s JUNGLE film we posted earlier. This is super trippy for the average person staying up late hours to watch cool videos online. Especially if you are under the influence of… Read more →

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NEVERNUDE – HILARIOUS 48 HOUR FILM PROJECT TRAILER

  Yet another year, yet another 48 hour FILM project that ForFilmsSake participated in! If you missed last years articles on how a 48 hour film challenge usually goes down, you can read about it here. With over 70 teams competing this year, I had 5 different groups of friends competing against my team, including the people I did it… Read more →

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A stunning piece of Animation you have to see!

Truly a beautiful piece of work form none other then a master of animation himself, Glen Keane (former Disney animator and creator of such beloved characters as Ariel, Beast, Aladdin, Pocahontas, Tarzan and Rapunzel) “DUET tells the story of Mia and Tosh and how their individual paths in life weave together to create an inspired duet.” If anyone is interested, there’s also… Read more →

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“Elephante” – SHORT FILM OF THE DAY

An ordinary mans life is turned upside down when the doctor tells him he has a rare condition which will turn him into an Elephant. Although the story is a tad fictional, we can all take away something from the message, people should not take granted the most important things in life or they might turn into giant animals. This… Read more →

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Homage To The Art of Quentin Tarantino

This is for all you Tarantino fans! ‘An illustrated infographic which depicts his ability to transform and reintroduce familiar actors as completely new characters with detailed network of connections throw different movies’ Made for a 3rd year collage project by Timor Barshtman! He sure knows how to make some Tarantino fans happy! I hope Tarantino gets to see this too.… Read more →