LIFT co-presents “Departures” program at aluCine

Traje de luces/Suit of lights by Franci Duran

LIFT co-presents “Departures” (Latin and Canadian Experimental Films)
at the 2018 aluCine Toronto Latin Film + Media Arts Festival.

Welcome to the best of the Latin-Canadian experimental cinema. The Latin-Canadians’ view has been shaped by their ancestors’ culture, but they also see the world through their own lenses. In this singular perspective there is always a place for beauty, awe, love, challenge and nostalgia. This collection from Latin-Canadian directors is an example of their talent and their particular views. This program not only shocks for its visual beauty—the power of the image as a basic tool for visual art—but also for its diverse approach, its aesthetic ambition, and its astonishing original

Abismo / Abyss by Pablo Diconca
The Space Shuttle Challenger/El transbordador espacial Challenger by Cecilia Araneda
Traje de luces/Suit of lights by Franci Duran
Do I Have Boobs Now? by Milena Salazar and Joella Cabalu
Intermission by Mikel Guillen
Nostalgia de mi muelle/Nostalgia of my pier by Ben Donoghue and Julieta María
La pesca/Fishing by Pablo Alvarez-Mesa and Fernando Lopez Escr
The Shifting Sands by Madi Piller
Love, Sex & Rose/Amor, Sexo & Rose by Leonardo Suarez
In Search of Light by Samay Arcentales Cajas
Relato familiar by Sumie García

Full program details:


Friday 5 October 2018 21:30  

Non-members: Pay-What-You-Can ($5.00 Suggested Donation)
Members: Pay-What-You-Can ($5.00 Suggested Donation)

129 Spadina Avenue (down the alley) 
Toronto ON Canada