October 17-25, 2013 - 9 Nights Of Horror, Sci-Fi, Action & Cult Movies!
HUGE Thanks to everyone who helped make Toronto After Dark 2013 such a huge success! Stay tuned for our final wrap-up posting in about a week’s time when we announce all the 2013 Festival Award Winners!
It’s Finally Here! After a year of anticipation, the 8th Annual Toronto After Dark Film Festival is finally here, with 20 Amazing New Horror, Sci-Fi, Action and Cult film screenings this Oct 17-25! So join us at Scotiabank Theatre, 259 Richmond Street West, in the heart of downtown Toronto, over the coming nine thrilling nights. Here’s a quick HOW-TO-FEST:
STEP 1: BROWSE THE LINEUP: To get the scoop on this year’s lineup, see the schedule, read brief descriptions on each film, watch trailers and buy tickets now, start by visiting the festival lineup page. But if you want to just see all 19 feature film trailers in one convenient Youtube playlist, including our new 1-minute Festival Sizzle Trailer featuring clips from all of the movies click below:
STEP 2: BUY YOUR TICKETS: Unless sold out, tickets are available in advance right up until screening start times at $13 General, $12 Student, Just $10 Each for Multipack Savers (buy two or more films together online). If you’re interested in seeing a bunch of movies at Toronto After Dark, snap up one of our Festival ALL-ACCESS passes - we have a few left at just $143, they give priority entry to all 20 screenings! New for this year: All Tickets & Passes earn SCENE Movie Reward Points. Buy Online at Cineplex Website’s Toronto After Dark Page or at the Scotiabank Theatre In person (Daily from approx. 12pm until 11pm). Complete Box Office Info including BUY NOW button at our ticketing page.
STEP: 3: ENJOY THE FEST AND TELL YOUR FRIENDS! Don’t forget tickets and passes also get you into the festivals’s official nightly after screening social event, Pub After Dark, just a 5 min walk around the corner from the theatre at The Office Pub (3rd Floor), 117 John Street. Join filmmakers and festivalgoers every night, Oct 17-25, from 11.30pm onwards for daily drinks specials, DJ Eric von Eric spinning killer tunes, Cinematic Visuals, late night kitchen with 25% off regular food items for ticket and passholders, and a 4am liquor license!
Finally, don’t forget to pick up the ultimate festival souvenir from Toronto After Dark 2013: our monsterific new Festival T-Shirt! Featuring a festival exclusive commissioned illustrated design, “Kong After Dark” by award-winning artist Ghoulish Gary Pullin, only 200 available, like last year’s hit from the same artist, we expect them to fly off the shelves at just $15! Snap yours up from the Toronto After Dark Guest Table, upstairs at the Scotiabank Theatre during any of our screening nights!
SEE YOU AFTER DARK AT THE SCOTIABANK!
To Get Info or to Buy Tickets and Passes to Toronto After Dark this Year, Visit our Ticketing Page Now!
ALL-ACCESS PASSES are now on sale to Toronto After Dark’s main event, our 8th Annual Horror, Sc-Fi, Action & Cult Film Festival this Oct 17-25, 2013 The $143 All-Access Pass is our Best-Selling Product Each year: Buyers Save 45% off General Tickets, Enjoy Priority Entry to All 20 Screenings, Earn 2,000 Scene Points. Only 200 Available, Sell-Out Every Year. Find out more about the All-Access Pass and Grab Yours before all gone Here.
Toronto After Dark Film Festival is thrilled to announce today a new partnership with Cineplex Entertainment, Canada’s leading film exhibitor. For its 8th Annual edition, which runs this October 17-25, 2013, Toronto After Dark will screen all its films at the Scotiabank Theatre, in the heart of downtown Toronto. In addition to the convenience of the festival’s new central location, attendees can look forward to a huge new benefit in the ability to earn SCENE movie reward points on every festival ticket and pass purchase. To read the complete Announcement, which includes a statement from Festival Director & Founder Adam Lopez on the many benefits of the festival’s new venue for fans and filmmakers alike, please click here.
Toronto After Dark’s 2013 Call for Film Entries final deadline has now passed, and we would like to thank over 700 filmmakers from around the world who chose to submit their works for programming consideration by our festival this year. All films are now being reviewed. If you submitted a film to Toronto After Dark 2013 and waiting for an update from us, or are interested in submitting to our event next year, please check our Submissions Page for key info. UPDATE: All titles will be announced by the end of September, 2013.
Toronto After Dark is thrilled to already announce our return for our 8th Annual edition, taking place over the dates of Oct 17-25, 2013. If you’re interested in attending or taking part, please sign up for major festival updates via our email newsletter, facebook page or twitter feed, and also join the Official 2013 Event Page at Facebook where you can invite your friends to join you! We also have a number of special online sign-up forms for our 2013 festival now open: Filmmakers: Interested in submitting a film? Please visit our Film Submissions Page for more info. Planning on covering the event for your Media Outlet or Film Blog? Fill out our 2013 Press Contact & Accreditation Form. Want to be a Volunteer? Sign up for our 2013 Volunteer List.
Toronto After Dark Film Festival is thrilled to officially unveil its first wave of exciting film announcements for 2012! Included in the lineup of 9 films are some of the most critically acclaimed and eagerly anticipated horror, sci-fi, action and cult films from this year’s international film festival circuit. For a complete overview of the movies, visit the new First Films Announcement Page on our site. Fans can also preview all the individual trailers to the films at a newly created Youtube Playlist, which includes a fun one-minute sizzle trailer featuring highlights from all the first announced films.
Team After Dark had a blast at the recent Rue Morgue Festival of Fear (Aug 23-26), part of Fan Expo, Canada’s biggest fan event! For some fun pictures see here. A huge thank you to the over 1,000 fans who visited our Booth to get a sneak peek at the first ten titles from our 2012 film lineup and entered to win a Free Festival ALL-ACCESS PASS worth $168! The winner has now been notified. As well as our films, another huge hit this year was a brand new monster-themed tee designed for Toronto After Dark, exclusively by award-winning artist Ghoulish Gary Pullin! The t-shirt was so popular we plan to reissue it for sale to fans attending our main festival this Oct 18-26, 2012!