Foreign Documentary Festival – Thursday May 26 2016

The FEEDBACK Monthly Film Festival is back for 2016.. 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. See the program for the (9:10 to 11pm lineup) on Thursday May 26 2016.

Continuing to showcase the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated by Matthew Toffolo. Showcasing a festival every single month in 2016!

Tickets for 2016 are PAY WHAT YOU LIKE. Purchase your tickets online via Paypal or Credit Card. Tickets are first come first serve.

All proceeds to this month’s festival will be donated to festival cinema costs (suggestion $8 and up), which helps the monthly event:

OR, if you like to obtain seats in advance and pick them up on the day of the event (come for FREE, or make a donation), please email us atinfo@wildsound.ca and we’ll reserve seats for you.

You can pick up the tickets on the day of the event at the cinema. Tickets are first come, first serve. This festival has sold out 40 out of its last 42 events!

You will be able to buy alcohol (beer, wine, liquor), popcorn, candy, and refreshments before the show.

Here is the full program of films. Festival starts at 7pm sharp! This is a double lineup event. See the program for the 9:10pm lineup. Best of North American Documentary Films

FIRST ACT PROGRAM


CHAMPION, 8min, Argentina, Documentary/Animal
Directed by Andres Passoni

Every Sunday greyhound fans take their passion to the dog tracks. The spectators gather attracted by big bets, they watch the animals with the program in hand and choose their favorites to bet on them a sum of money hoping to win the prize with the greyhound champion.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

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WRESTLING ZA’ATARI, 11min, Jordan, Documentary/Sports
Directed by Daniel Levitt

This documentary tells the story of Mohammad Al-Krad, Syria’s national wrestling champion now living in Jordan’s Za’atari refugee camp.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film

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1Minute Nature, 12min, Netherlands, Documentary/Animation
Directed by Stefanie Visjager & Katinka Baehr

A series of short animated documentaries for children. We began by interviewing children, with the aim of creating 1minute real life stories with a fairytale feeling, and then bringing the audio to life with animation. The central topic is how children see and experience nature.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

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SECOND ACT PROGRAM


LIKE A STAR, 10min, Italy, Documentary/Comedy
Directed by Daniele Bonarini

A trip, a dream … a special actor for really special adventure!

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#UNITED WE WIN, UK, 40min, War/Documentary
Directed by Henrik Friis

Four university students travel 2,300 miles from London to the frontlines of Iraq to see what the international community is doing in the fight against ISIS. They come across several of challenges while attempting to identify possible solutions to combat religious extremism and terrorism.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

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See the program for the 9:10pm lineup. Best of North American Documentary Films

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