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2020 GeekFestToronto Winners Announced

With Geeky Pride We Announce
our
GeekFest Toronto 2020
WINNERS

GeekFestToronto 2020

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST of FEST (Top Geek)
Honor Among Thieves
Dir. Justin Eugene Evans

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST Animation
Hawkeye Sucks
Dir. Hunter Collins

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST Adventure Film
Lost Treasure of the Valley
Dir. Robert Husted

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST Existential Film
Manny Fantasma
Dir. Michael Carnick

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST Girl Power Film
Life XP
Dir. Trevor Addie

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST SuperHero Fan Film
Project Cadmus
Dir. John Crawford
Dir. Brandon Lescure

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST Science Film
Quanta Magazine – In Theory
Dir. Emily Driscoll

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST Student Film
Battle For Bozendorn
Dir. Hannah Avery

GeekFest Toronto 2020
Best Canadian Film
The Uncanny Valley
Dir. Ian Vardy

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST Actress
Bridget Brown as “Briga”
No Easy Target
Dir. Orion James Couling

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST Documentary (VR) Film
Seeing Through
Dir. Jordan Quaglia

GeekFest Toronto 2020
BEST Music Video
Nice Shoes
featuring Tommy Mack, Bowman Ashe
Dir. Jonathan Lawrence

2019 GeekFest Toronto Winners Announced

With Geeky Pride We Announce
our
GeekFest Toronto 2019
WINNERS

GeekFest Toronto 2019
BEST of Fest
“BULLIES”
dir. Daniel Bydlowski

GeekFest Toronto 2019
BEST Animation
“Star Wars: The Toys Awaken”
Dir. Raymond Montemayor

GeekFest Toronto 2019
BEST Super Hero Existential Film
“Krisis”
Dir. Co-Screenwriter Daniel F. Amselem

GeekFest Toronto 2019
BEST Super Hero Existential Film
“Krisis”
Co-Screenwriter Iván Humanes

GeekFest Toronto 2019
BEST Girl Power Film
“Sur’vi”
Dir. Stephen Wise

GeekFest Toronto 2019
BEST SuperHero Film
“The Old-Men
Dir. Jordan Inconstant

GeekFest Toronto 2019
BEST Science Film
“Flat!
Dir. Barry Thornburg

GeekFest Toronto 2019
BEST Web Series
“Nemausus
Dir. Quentin Uriel

GeekFest Toronto 2019
Honorable Mention
“Scott & Crowley;
A Comic Book Adventure

Dir. Dan E. Tibbs

4th Annual GeekFest Toronto Official Selections Announced!

2018 GeekFestToronto Acceptance LaurelPlease welcome our Official Selections (in alphabetical order) below Premiering at the 4th Annual GeekFest Toronto. Join us for Films, Docs and Talks + Games+Prizes – Wednesday February 14, 2018 at 6:00PM at

  1. Bullies
    dir. Daniel Bydlowski
    Northridge, California, USA
  2. FLAT!
    dir. Barry Thornburg
    Denton, Texas, USA
  3. FutureWorld
    dir. Christopher Angus
    Manitoba, Canada
  4. Krisis
    dir. Daniel F. Amselem – Spain
  5. Nemausus
    dir. Quentin Uriel – France
  6. Punishment or Vengeance
  7. dir. Dir. Jean-Marc Bouquerod – France
  8. Scott & Crowley; A Comic Book Adventure
    dir. Dan E. Tibbs – USA
  9. Sexy Toys From My Kitchen
    dir. Ann Robinson-Berger – USA
  10. Star Wars: The Toys Awaken
    dir. Raymond Montemayor – California, USA
  11. Sur’vi
    dir. Stephen Wise – Pensacola, Florida, USA
  12. The Old-Men (Super-Vieillot)
    dir. Jordan Inconstant – Reims, France

Congratulations to All!

4th GeekFest Toronto – Feb 14, 2019 – Films, Docs ‘n’ Talks For Lovers Of All Things Geek

GeekFestToronto Official Selection LaurelA Loveless Retreat For Self Professed Geeks
~Toronto Life

An Alternative Valentine’s Day Event – Films, Docs ‘n’ Talks For Lovers Of All Things Geek

  • Activities Films, Docs ‘n’ Talks, Crafts, Comic Drawing, Food, Games and Giveaways
  • Costume Parade – Come Dressed as a ‘Superhero’ – Win a Prize!
    • Pssst *hint* #GeeksAreSuperHeroesToo
  • Time 5:00PM-11:00PM
  • Tickets are $12 Per Block or $30 for the Whole Event
    • Includes Bar and Valentine Themed Snacks
Presented by

Chez BonBon

234 Queen Street East
Toronto, Ontario
M5A 1S3

2018 GeekFest Toronto Winners Announced

With Geek Pride We Announce our
GeekFest Toronto 2018
WINNERS

GeekFest Toronto 2018
BEST of Fest
“Search/Destroy: A Strontium Dog Fan Film”
dir. Steven Sterlacchini, dir. Stephen Green

GeekFest Toronto 2018
BEST Animation
“The Amazing Neckbeard”
Dir. Aaron Legg

GeekFest Toronto 2018
Best Actor
“Search/Destroy: A Strontium Dog Fan Film”
Kevin J. Horsham as “Wulf”

GeekFest Toronto 2018
Top Geek
“Prop Wars: Prop Harder”
Dir. Gary Scullion, Dir. Nick Acott

GeekFest Toronto 2018
Honorable Mention
“Wild Cards
Dir. Gwendolin Mah

3rd Annual GeekFest Toronto Official Selections Announced

Please welcome our Official Selections (in alphabetical order) below that premiere at the 3rd Annual GeekFest Toronto. Join us for  Films, Docs and Talks on Tuesday February 14, 2018 at 5:00PM at Cinecycle – –  “a hidden treasure of the Toronto film scene” ~BlogTO

2018 GeekFestToronto Acceptance Laurel
  1. Andrea Rossi: Live From His Shipping Container dir. Thomas Florek, New Jersey, USA
  2. CineBasura: The Movie, dir. Miguel Angel Viruete, dir. Paco Fox – Madrid, Spain
  3. GeekLounge: Down and Dirty, dir. Larry Ziegelman – Illinois, USA
  4. GeekLounge: Going Solo, dir. Larry Ziegelman – Illinois, USA
  5. Good Game Well Played: An Esports Documentary, dir. Gabriella Devia-Allen – USA
  6. Marauder, dir. Brendon Rathbone, New Jersey, USA
  7. Muscles, dir. Genevieve Kaiser – Sydney, Australia
  8. Official Teaser #2 Reaction!!!, dir. Kevin McCarthy – Massachusetts, USA
  9. Prime Perfect, dir. Tom Bessoir – New York, USA
  10. Prop Wars: Prop Harder, dir. Gary Scullion, dir. Nick Acott – Kent, UK
  11. Search/Destroy: A Strontium Dog Fan Film, dir. Steven Sterlacchini – West Yorkshire, UK
  12. The Amazing Neckbeard, dir. Aaron Legg – Chicago, IL, USA
  13. Wild Cards, dir. Gwendolin Mah – Singapore

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