August 14-21, 2009 - 8 Nights Of New Horror, Sci-Fi, Action & Cult Movies!
Complete 2009 Film Lineup
Welcome to Toronto After Dark 2009!
Welcome to the 4th Annual Toronto After Dark Film Festival! 17 new horror, sci-fi, action and cult feature films, many of them award-winners from a record ten countries, spread across four thematic spotlights, are at the core of this year’s thrilling showcase. Over eight nights, Aug. 14-21, each one of these amazing features will be having its Toronto, Canadian, North American or World Premiere at the Bloor Cinema. In addition we also have two incredible short film collections comprising 28 new shorts from Canada and around the world for fans to enjoy. Click on the links below to find out more about the movies, see images and watch their trailers. To find out how to buy tickets to any of the films visit the box office page. You can also browse by screening time, by visiting the festival schedule.
Note: Q&A next to a film title added below, indicates filmmakers in attendance for Q&A with audience after screening!
There’s plenty for zombie and vampire fans to sink their teeth into with these five unique tales of the undead causing mayhem for the living:
- Grace (Closing Gala) Q&A
- Dead Snow (Zombie Appreciation Night)
- The Revenant (Zombie Appreciation Night) Q&A
- Strigoi Q&A
- Vampire Girl vs. Frankenstein Girl
Four awesome movies from around the world packed with full-on action, incredible stuntwork and intense fight scenes:
An assortment of four brilliant new genre-bending films makes up this year’s Cult Discoveries spotlight. From romantic horror-comedy to sci-fi mystery, disturbing thriller to psychedelic horror, there’s something for any fan looking to for a truly one-of-a-kind cinematic treat unlike any other at the fest:
Scares in the Dark
For those who enjoy movies that get their adrenalin pumping, this year we have three horror and one sci-fi flick laced with good doses of creepy scares:
Short Film Programs
Finally, some of the very best films that play at our festival are short. Be sure to check out these mini-masterpieces:
- Shorts After Dark (International Short Film Showcase)
- Canada After Dark (Canadian Short Film Showcase)
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