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Manborg (2011)

Manborg

In a dystopian future, the evil Count Draculon (Brooks) has taken over the world with his horde of vampire demons. The fate of the universe rests on the shoulders of a single soldier, brought back to life as MANBORG...

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The Mask (1961)

The Mask

When an archeologist finds an ancient mask, the excitement of the discovery soon becomes terror as he finds himself tormented by disturbing and surreal visions that slowly drive him mad. As these visions become increasingly violent, he must find...

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Tracking Sasquatch (Field Report #4)

A search for the elusive Sasquatch. This short film is the fourth chapter in an ongoing series, with text generated, sourced and scoured from various articles and essays found on the internet. The Tracking Sasquatch Series is an ongoing research project considering...

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Videodrome (1983)

Videodrome

Max Renn (Woods) is the president of a trashy TV channel desperate for new programming to attract viewers. When he and his girlfriend (Harry) unearth a mysterious show called “Videodrome” and try to find its origins, they end up...

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Tu dors Nicole (You’re Sleeping Nicole) (2014)

Tu dors Nicole (You’re Sleeping Nicole)

A critical hit at the Cannes film festival, Stéphane Lafleur’s third feature is an indie comedy that showcases his trademark absurdist and deadpan humour. Nicole (Côté) is adrift after college graduation, working a dead-end summer job in her hometown...

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Vinyl

Alan Zweig’s cult favourite documentary mines the comedy and tragedy of obsessive record collecting, assembling an all-star lineup of audiophiles, store clerks, DJs, Elvis fanatics and hot jazz enthusiasts. A hard-core collector himself, Zweig uses mirror confessionals to excoriate...

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Saddest Music in the World (La musique la plus triste du monde) (2003)

The Saddest Music in the World

When Winnipeg is named the ”saddest city in the world” for the fourth year running, Baroness Port-Huntley (Rossellini) concocts an elaborate scheme to promote her beer by advertising a contest to find the saddest music in the world. With...

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Silent Partner (L'argent de la banque) (1978)

Silent Partner

Miles Cullen (Gould) is a timid bank teller at Toronto’s Eaton Centre. When he realizes one day that his bank is about to be robbed by a menacing figure dressed as Santa Claus, he hides some of the bank’s...

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Scanners (1981)

Scanners

After 10 seconds, the pain begins. 15 seconds, you can’t breathe. 20 seconds, you explode. Scanners are social outcasts, the by-product of a failed experimental drug given to their mothers during pregnancy, and possess the unusual ability to read...

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Prom Night (1980)

Prom Night

“If you’re not back by midnight, you won’t be coming home!” So says the terrifying poster for Prom Night, Paul Lynch’s Canadian horror classic. The premise is deadly simple: An unknown killer seeks revenge on four teens for the...

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Project Grizzly (1996)

Project Grizzly

When Troy Hurtubise was attacked by a grizzly bear in 1984, he decided that he would never be a victim again and set about constructing an armoured suit that could withstand a grizzly attack. Built out of titanium, rubber...

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Pontypool (2008)

Pontypool

Grant Mazzy (McHattie) is a big-city shock radio DJ who has lost his job and moves to the small Ontario town of Pontypool, where he frustrates his new station manager, Sydney (Houle). Nothing ever happens in Pontypool, so when...

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