RSVP Experimental Film Festival – Thursday August 16, 2018 – 7pm

The FEEDBACK Monthly Film Festival is back for 2018.. Our home is The Carlton Cinemas, located in the heart of downtown Toronto at 20 Carlton Street. The event runs from 7pm to 9:10pm. Continuing to showcase the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated by Kierston Drier. Showcasing a festival twice… Continue reading RSVP Experimental Film Festival – Thursday August 16, 2018 – 7pm

Short Film: SAINT ETIENNE – MAGPIE EYES, 3min., Music Video

Magpie Eyes reimagines the 90s band as teenagers in the modern day and follows them around the sleepy market suburb of Stevenage, UK – the first of the government’s post-war Utopias. The film celebrates a distinct sense place and what it’s like to grow up in a British suburb, mixing stills and moving images of… Continue reading Short Film: SAINT ETIENNE – MAGPIE EYES, 3min., Music Video

Director BIO: Craig Lobo (YOU’RE DEAD WRONG)

Born in North Hampton England, and raised in Toronto Canada filmmaker Craig Lobo landed his first job as a video store clerk at age fifteen. Twelve years later his passion lead him from watching to making films. Known for his dark suspense driven films the writer/ producer/ director is currently wrapping production on Dangerous Rumors (releasing 2018) and will begin production on his… Continue reading Director BIO: Craig Lobo (YOU’RE DEAD WRONG)

Short Film: EPINEPHRINE, 6min., USA, Experimental/Music Video

A millennial girl influenced by internet age is absorbed in queer beauty, but experiences a visceral response to addiction. After crumbling, she is liberated by various social movements as a source of independence. Tumblr has been a source for young girls to understand themselves, being a negative influence for issues like body image, addiction, and… Continue reading Short Film: EPINEPHRINE, 6min., USA, Experimental/Music Video

Short Film: Samfælni: Busby Berkeley’s Dream Aberrations, 2min., UK, Experimental/Music Video

Samfælni: Busby Berkeley’s Dream Aberrations explores different phobias in the form of early Hollywood’s extravaganzza, where rejection and attraction for mystery will dance in harmony unveiling a coordinated series of familiar shapes performing the abstract. It could be seen as an undesired tribute to the great choreographer Busby Berkeley. Music: Benny Goodman – Sing Sing… Continue reading Short Film: Samfælni: Busby Berkeley’s Dream Aberrations, 2min., UK, Experimental/Music Video

Short Film: CALO MESA – TECHNO HIPPIE, 3min., USA, Experimental/Music Video

Music video using nothing but old school video feedback manipulation with two dancers. Film Type: Music Video Runtime: 3 minutes 18 seconds Completion Date: May 1, 2017 Production Budget: 100 USD Country of Origin: United States Country of Filming: United States Shooting Format: Digital + analogue Film Color: Color

Short Film: VOICES, 6min., Italy, Experimental/Music Video

Seventh short film of the Body & Sound series by Alberto Nacci on the relationship between musicians and their musical instruments. A b/w film on the relationship between body and voice with the collaboration of the vocal quartet Leg’gio with Paola Milzani, Caterina Comeglio, Elena Biagioni and Simona Zambetti. WINNER • The Acccolade International Film… Continue reading Short Film: VOICES, 6min., Italy, Experimental/Music Video

Short Film: WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND, 6min., USA, Experimental/Music Video

An experimental abstract piece cultivated from three different live production sessions in which synthesized video images produced with Paracosm’s Lumen software were transferred to VHS tape, remixed through a circuit-bent Tachyons+ analog video processor and then subsequently reremixed back into a computer using Arkaos GrandVJ software. The title alludes to the signals going back and… Continue reading Short Film: WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND, 6min., USA, Experimental/Music Video