LIFT co-presents "Drawing on Film" Activity at 2016 BIG on Bloor Festival


Leslie Supnet and Eva Kolcze (both with cool sunglasses) with participants during 2015 BIG on Bloor.



LIFT co-presents "Drawing on Film" Activity at the 2016 BIG on Bloor Festival

with Eva Kolcze and Leslie Supnet


Saturday, July 23, 2016 from 1pm – 6pm

Sunday, July 24, 2016 from 1pm – 6pm

Bloor Street West (between Dufferin Street and Lansdowne Avenue)


*** LIFT's area will be just outside of Mercer Union at 1286 Bloor Street West ***


FREE Admission.

This activity is family friendly.


Learn how to make a 16mm animated film loop using stickers and colourful markers to create lines, dots, stripes and other abstractions. Watch your drawings flicker, bounce and come to life on a 16mm projector with Toronto-based film artists Eva Kolcze and Leslie Supnet.


Eva Kolcze is a Toronto-based artist and filmmaker whose work explores themes of landscape, architecture and the body through material investigations with the surface of celluloid. Her work has screened at galleries and festivals including Birch Contemporary, Anthology Film Archives, The International Film Festival Rotterdam, The Images Festival, and Antimatter Film Festival.


Leslie Supnet is an artist whose moving image work aims to represent sincerity, lived experience, and the multiplicity of human emotion. Her shorts have screened at various festivals, such as TIFF, Melbourne International Animation Festival, International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, International Film Festival Rotterdam, and Antimatter. She received her MFA from York University, and continues to teach at various institutions.


Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 1:00pm - Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 6:00pm
BIG on Bloor Festival
Bloor Street West (between Dufferin Street and Lansdowne Avenue)
Toronto, ON