GeekFest Toronto 2017 Winners Announced

Is it with great and Geeky pride please that we announce our Winners for
GeekFest Toronto 2017

 

GeekFest Toronto 2017
BEST of Fest
“Space Detective”
Dir. Antonio Llapur

GeekFest Toronto 2017
BEST VFX, 3D or Animation
“Space Detective”
Amahl Dunbar

GeekFest Toronto 2017
Honorable Mention
“Long Live the King”
Dir. Frank Dietz
Dir. Trish Geiger

GeekFest Toronto 2017
Honorable Mention
“Epigenetics. The Memory Of The World In Our Body”
(Epigenetica. Come il nostro corpo memorizza il mondo)

Dir. Paolo Turro

GeekFest Toronto 2017
Honorable Mention
“We Don’t Like Captain Sausage!
(No nos gusta Capitán Morcilla!)”
Dir. Angel Tirado
Dir. Antonio Garcia Jimenez

GeekFest Toronto 2017
BEST Canada Geek Film
“Heroes Manufactured”
dir. Aaron Betan

Capes For Kids at 2nd Annual GeekFest Toronto…And Other Kewl News!

GeekFest Toronto (www.geekfesttoronto.com) proudly partners with Holland BloorView Hospital, Canada’s largest children’s rehabilitation hospital and their Capes For Kids Program.

$2 from every GeekFest Toronto sale will go to Holland Bloorview Capes for Kids capesforkids.ca

AND…

Fadi Hakim co-owner of Lakeview Restaurant and Publisher of Chapterhouse Comics and President, of Captain Canuck Inc. is generously matching with a donation off each and every tab at The Lakeview on Valentines Day!

Our Donations will Help:

  • Kids with disabilities find their voice through speech therapy and communication devices
  • Kids get active through physiotherapy, mobility devices and prosthetics
  • Teens build self-confidence by learning life skills to live independently
  • Parents get the support they need through respite, peer support and financial assistance
  • Kids experience self-expression and build self-esteem through art and music therapy

Join the hundreds of people who will wear capes and raise money to create a world of possibilities through Holland Bloorview’s Capes for Kids until March 12th .

Come to GeekFest Toronto this Valetine’s Day, make a Homemade Cape for Kids and Wear it while you watch Nerdy, Geeky Films, Docs and Talks at GeekFest Toronto 2017! See You There!

Learn More

 

 

GeekFest Toronto 2017 Official Selections Announced

On December 31, 2017, we informed our Official Selections below that we are honored to have their films screen at the 2nd Annual GeekFest Toronto. Please welcome them by attending Films, Docs and Talks on Tuesday February 14, 2017 starting at 4:00PM at Cinecycle “a hidden treasure of the Toronto film scene” ~BlogTO

Official Selection Laurel GeekFest Toronto 2017
  1. A David Lynch Movie, director Francine Daveta
  2. A Perfect Vacuum, director Becca Johanson
  3. Arco de choque (Bow shock) (Arco de choque), director Javier Diez Botet
  4. Biohacking: We Need an Upgrade, director Floor Brock, Laura Okkersen
  5. Dungeons and Drama, director Chris Rencavage
  6. Epigenetics. The Memory Of The World In Our Body (Epigenetica. Come il nostro corpo memorizza il mondo), director Paolo Turro
  7. Goodbye at the End of the World, director Vance Kotrla
  8. Google Maps, director Ruby Cogan
  9. Heroes Manufactured, director Yaron Betan
  10. LENR Revolution, director Thomas Florek
  11. Long Live the King, director Frank Dietz, Trish Geiger
  12. Rewrite, director Crash Buist
  13. Sniff! The Art Of Air Tasting, director Sandra Ignagni
  14. Space Detective, director Antonio Llapur
  15. Trolls & Antechambers: The Comeback, director Tom Sanchez Prunier
  16. Voyeur, director Katy Lukianiuk
  17. We Don’t Like Captain Sausage! (No nos gusta Capitán Morcilla!), director Angel Tirado

Speakers and Demos Wanted For GeekFest Toronto – Feb 14, 2016

Happy New Year 🎉🎉

We have our films selected for the 1st Annual GeekFestToronto. Now we are inviting Speakers to compliment our screenings.

Images of SteamPunk Fashion provided by Wells and Verne www.wellsandverne.com
Images of SteamPunk Fashion provided by Wells and Verne www.wellsandverne.com

We are looking for speakers who could provide 15 minutes (Talking and/or Demos) on any of the following topics:

  1. Drone Photography
  2. Fireflies, Insects, Bioluminesenc, Tropical Environments
  3. Horror Movies – What Makes Us Afraid
  4. LARPing
  5. Magic, Magicians
  6. Microfluidics
  7. Occult Imaginary
    1. How Occult Imagery Influences Music and Fashion
  8. SteamPunk, Neo-Victorian, Goth, Alternative Lifestyles
  9. Vikings

Please email us HERE if you would like to throw your hat into the ring and speak at the 1st Annual GeekFest Toronto.

GeekFest Toronto 2016 Official Selections Announced

On December 31st, 2015, we informed our Official Selections below that we are honored to have their films screen at the 1st Annual GeekFest Toronto. Please welcome them by attending screenings, talks and demos on Sunday February 14, 2016 from 12PM-6:00PM at

Cinecycle “a hidden treasure of the Toronto film scene” ~BlogTO

Official Selection 1st Annual GeekFest Toronto February 14, 2016
Official Selection 1st Annual GeekFest Toronto
February 14, 2016
  1. Big Bad, director Opie Cooper
  2. Brilliant Darkness: Hotaru In The Night, director Emily Driscoll
  3. Building Magic, director Kal Toth
  4. Coven, director  Saray Blades
  5. Delica-M: Pretty In The Dark, director Herman Wang
  6. Istanbul From The Air, director Scott Sporleder
  7. Jordan From The Air, director Scott Sporleder
  8. Legacy Code, director Thomas Florek
  9. Maintenance Required, director JC Falcon, writer, producer, actor Zack Zublena
  10. Relay, director Steve Cossman
  11. The Eve, director Yuri Missoni
  12. The World Of Microfluidics: Microfluidics And Microbioreactor, director Toby Mory
  13. Total Awesome Viking Power, director Morten Forland
  14. Vintage Tomorrows, director Byrd McDonald