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Toronto Irish Film Festival

March 1-3, 2019

The Toronto Irish Film Festival celebrates the very best of Irish cinema and promotes the work of Irish filmmakers to the Greater Toronto Irish community and the Toronto film festival public.

Goethe Institut

March 5, 7 & 12, 2019
May 7, 9 & 14, 2019
October 3, 8 & 10, 2019

The Goethe-Institut is proud to present their ongoing film series GOETHE FILMS at TIFF Bell Lightbox. In thematic clusters throughout the year, the German cultural centre brings you the best in contemporary German cinema—from features to docs, shorts to animation, the avant-garde to festival highlights—along with exclusive talks from renowned artists and experts.

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival

April 25 – May 5, 2019

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival is North America’s largest documentary festival, conference and market. Each year, the Festival presents a selection of approximately 200 cutting-edge documentaries from Canada and around the globe.

Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival

May 22 — June 2, 2019

Inside Out presents the annual Toronto LGBT Film Festival, with financial support from Presenting Sponsor, RBC Royal Bank and Premier Sponsor, CTV. It is the largest event of its kind in Canada, bringing the LGBTQ community together and creating unforgettable cinematic experiences. For 11 days, the Festival draws crowds of more than 32,500 to screenings, artist talks, panel discussions and parties that showcase more than 175 films from Canada and around the world.

L’Altra Italia


L’Altra Italia is a non-profit organization dedicate to evolving and strengthening the ties between Italy and Canada. The annual program creates an opportunity to view Italian contemporary films, engage in cultural conversations, and forge meaningful friendships.

Reel Canada


REEL CANADA is a non-profit organization that promotes the power and diversity of Canadian film and encourages this on-going conversation through three core programs: Our Films in Our Schools, Welcome to Canada, and National Canadian Film Day. Through these programs, REEL CANADA increases audiences for our films, encourages dialogue and, most crucially, provides an opportunity to enjoy our great nation through the wonderful stories we tell.

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