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20TH RENDEZVOUS WITH MADNESS FILM FESTIVAL

Date/Time

Sunday, November 11, 2012
10:00 AM until 04:00 PM

Description

Workman Arts: 20TH RENDEZVOUS WITH MADNESS FILM FESTIVAL - Nov 9 to 17 http://www.rendezvouswithmadness.com http://www.workmanarts.com SUNDAY NOVEMBER 11:10 a.m. – 4 p.m. - TIFF Bell Lightbox The Changing World of Documenting Madness, Rated R Madness has always fascinated filmmakers. This symposium explores the changing attitudes, politics, and perspectives surrounding mental illness as portrayed in documentary films from Titicut Follies through to recent digital docs being filmed in the 21st Century. Titicut Follies, Frederick Wiseman, USA, 1967, English, 84 minutes, Documentary Feature Completely Cuckoo/Asylum, Charles Kiselyak, USA, 1997, English, 47 minutes, Documentary Here at Home (Chez Soi), Mental Health Commission of Canada and the National Film Board of Canada *In attendance, Geoff Pevere (Moderator), Frederick Wiseman (Filmmaker) via Skype, Charles Kiselyak (Filmmaker), Pat Caponi (Panelist), Manfred Becker (Filmmaker), Paula Goering (Mental Health Professor) and Jijian Voronka (Consumer Research Consultant). 7 p.m. - TIFF Bell Lightbox In Pieces, Paule Baillargeon, Canada, 2011, English, 81 minutes, Documentary Feature, TORONTO PREMIERE, Rated 14A *In attendance, Tara Marshall (Moderator) and Paule Baillargeon (Filmmaker). Tix: 416-599-8433 / 1-888-599-8433 or online https://tytix.tiff.net/scripts/max/10.17.40.32-40000/maxweb.exe

Cost

Free

Location

View map TIFF Bell Lightbox
Reitman Square - 350 King St.
Toronto, ON

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