The Cinema Studies Institute is a vibrant hub of screenings, seminars, and special events. The Institute often invites directors, screenwriters, film scholars and alumni to speak to our undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and the community at large.
Innis Town Hall is a popular venue for many festivals and events that may be of great interest to film buffs and scholars. For Innis Town Hall events, please see townhall.innis.utoronto.ca/events.
- March 29, 2017: Red Africa - A Lecture by Mark Nash: Contemporary Artists' Response to the Legacy of Cultural Relationships Between Africa, the Soviet Union and related countries during the Cold War, 4-5:30pm, Innis Town Hall.
- March 30, 2017: I and I Survive: Film Blackness and Contemporary Cinema - Michael Boyce Gillespie, 4-6pm in Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, 108N, North House.
- March 31, 2017: Isaac Julien: Artist Talk. Presented by Cinema Studies Institute, Centre for Women and Gender Studies, and Innis College. 4-6pm, Innis Town Hall.
- April 5, 2017: Screening of Dante's Inferno (L’inferno, dir. Francesco Bertolini, Adolfo Padovan, Giuseppe de Liguoro, 1911) with improvised live musical accompaniment by Maurizio Guarini. Sponsored by the Department of Italian Studies, the Cinema Studies Institute, and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura. 7pm, Innis Town Hall.
For past special events, please see our Announcements page.
- Cinema Studies Institute Statement on US Executive Order on Immigration (PDF)
- 2017 Society for Cinema and Media Studies Awards honour James Cahill and Nic Sammond
- An Interview with Alberto Zambenedetti
- An Interview with Scott Richmond
- Congratulations to Professors Nic Sammond and Brian Jacobson
Archived articles on and written by CSI faculty, students and staff can be found here.