August 13-20, 2010 - 8 Nights Of New Horror, Sci-Fi, Action & Cult Movies!
Social & Special Events
It’s not just about the awesome movies at Toronto After Dark! One of the most popular aspects to our festival is our popular nightly Social Events, where fans get to meet up with other fans and filmmakers attending our event. For those who like to really get into the undead spirit we also have our annual Zombie Appreciation Night and new this year a Gore Couture Costume Contest, and of course our filmmaker Q&As! Read on for the details:
FRI, AUG 13, 9PM: OPENING NIGHT PARTY!
VENUE: THE BOVINE, 542 QUEEN ST W Google Map Here
(5-10 mins taxi ride, 20-30 mins by public transit: take Bathurst Streecar down to Queen St and walk 1/2 block East)
Join the filmmakers of THE LAST LOVECRAFT and other festival-goers for an exciting kick-off party to 8 incredible nights of thrilling new cinema at the 5th Annual Toronto After Dark Film Festival! Featuring hand picked musical spins by acclaimed musician and filmmaker SPOOKEY RUBEN and guest DJ RODRIGO GUDINO (creator of Rue Morgue). Plus killer cult movie trailers and visuals from DANILOFF PRODUCTIONS, RUE MORGUE, TORONTO AFTER DARK and much more! ENTRY: Free to LAST LOVECRAFT ticketholders and Passholders, $10 cover at the door for others. Age 19+
SAT, AUG 14 - FRI, AUG 20 - SEVEN NIGHTS - FROM 11.30 PM - PUB AFTER DARK!
Venue: PIANO BAR, UPSTAIRS AT PAUPERS PUB, 539 BLOOR ST W, (walk 1 minute across the street from the Bloor Cinema - EASY!)
From Aug 14, join other fans and filmmakers attending the fest straight after the last screening of each night for a relaxed chilled out atmosphere at Pauper’s Pub’s cosy upstairs Piano Bar, convenient located right opposite the Bloor Cinema! Cool cinematic visuals and DJ tunes throughout the week. Ticket to the last screening of the night or any Festival Pass ensures FREE ENTRY to the Pub After Dark. Age 19+
FOR CLOSING NIGHT (AUG 20) we’ll have hand picked musical spins by acclaimed Rue Morgue resident DJ JIMI LAMORT. Plus killer cult movie trailers and visuals from DANILOFF PRODUCTIONS, RUE MORGUE, TORONTO AFTER DARK and much more!
SAT, AUG 14, 7PM ONWARDS: ZOMBIE APPRECIATION NIGHT!
Come dressed as the undead and get a special discount to our two Saturday evening zombie films - tickets just $8 to:
7.00 PM: DOGHOUSE
9.45 PM: EVIL IN THE TIME OF HEROES
Best of all you can buy them in advance here!
Co-hosted by the Toronto Zombie Walk
TUES, AUG 17, 9.45PM: GORE COUTURE FASHION SHOW!
As a special added treat at the screening of ALL ABOUT EVIL (Tues, Aug 17, 9.45PM), audiences are encouraged to dress up in their best “Gore Couture” (bloody clothing and makeup) to participate in a costume contest at the screening, to be judged by director JOSHUA GRANNELL and Toronto’s own “Ladybearextraordinaire” FAY SLIFT, with the lucky winner scoring exclusive ALL ABOUT EVIL prizes! Grab your tickets here.
THROUGHOUT THE FESTIVAL - FILMMAKER Q&A’S!
A number of Feature filmmakers will be hosting fun and informative Q&A’s with fans at their screenings, including acclaimed Horror filmmaker ELI ROTH. Find out which screenings they’ll be at here.