Next Festival Event: Monday May 24th (Toronto)

The FEEDBACK Monthly Film Festival is back for 2019.. Our home is The Carlton Cinemas, located in the heart of downtown Toronto at 20 Carlton Street. The event runs from 7pm to 9:10pm.Continuing to showcase the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated by Matthew Toffolo. Showcasing a festival three times a month in Toronto in 2020!

Tickets for 2020 are PAY WHAT YOU LIKE.

If you like to obtain seats in advance and pick them up on the day of the event (come for FREE, or make a donation), please email us at torontofestival@festivalforcomedy.com and we’ll reserve seats for you.

You can always make a tiny donation to the festival to guarantee your seats on the next and skip the lines:

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You can pick up the tickets on the day of the event at the cinema. Tickets are first come, first serve. This festival has sold out 76 out of its last 78 events!

You will be able to buy alcohol (beer, wine, liquor), popcorn, candy, and refreshments before the show.

Here is the full program of films. Festival starts at 7pm sharp!

FIRST ACT PROGRAM


ART IS DEAD, 9min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Tyler Nimmons

What is art and what makes an aritst? A civil conversation takes a dark turn as two friends argue their case.

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TRAMP, 8min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Emelia Benoit-Lavelle

A silent lady clown just wants to get off. She finds herself juggling dignity and desire, while bumbling through the absurd world of modern dating, sex, and reproductive health.

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SIDEPIECE, 10min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Teddy Tenenbaum

Dating is hard. Especially when you’re married. Nothing is what appears to be in this short romantic-comedy about two people who find each other on a very special dating app. You just can’t trust what you read anymore.

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THEY WON’T LAST, 15min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Portlynn Tagavi

After attending their friends’ perfect wedding, Christine is forced to consider the future of her own relationship when her hopeless romantic boyfriend Alex proposes. When Christine is unable to say yes, Alex makes it worse by giving her an ultimatum: either get engaged or break up right now.

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RUBBISH ROBBERS, 11min, Norway, Comedy

Directed by Anders Teig

When a couple badass guys are going to break into a bank, they quickly realize the terrible mistake it was to involve “Premium Idiot” Klaus as part of the group.

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THE BIG PICTURE, 2min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Patrick Stagg

A group of friends set out to film a short and simple shot for one of their films. But it’s slowly revealed that it wasn’t going to be as easy as they thought.

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IN THE BLOOD, 6min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Regina Banali

In the old west, Sartana rides into town to score some cash, form a gang and settle a score. His ex Dolores has been hiding out with an unwitting suitor. She has secrets and they are catching up with her. She means to skip town but her beau confronts her looking for answers and she doesn’t make it out in time before having a shootout with Sartana and his gang.

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SECOND ACT PROGRAM

UNLEASHED, 10min., USA, Romance/Comedy

Directed by Jonathan Elliot Levy

Nate is an awkward, struggling actor. He walks dogs and haunts the improv jam scene looking for his break, while also trying to stay clear of a tormenting bully. One fateful day at the dog park he’s forced to confront all his fears at once.

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WHISKEY, 4min., UK, Comedy

Directed by Lorenzo Calder-Smith

When two robbers hide in a restaurant to avoid detection, one realises something personal has happened that could jeopardise their cover.

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KITCHEN SINK CLASSIC, 3min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Lauren Shein

He wants one thing… she wants another. Who’s got the sharpest tool?

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A LATE SEPARATION, 9min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Zach Smith

After announcing their divorce, an elderly coupleʼs break-up sex is interrupted by their daughtersʼ efforts to save their parentsʼ marriage, leading to an emotional – and farcical – afternoon for the whole family.

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6 ANGRY CUBANS, 8min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Trisha LaFache

Newlyweds, Abigail and Chris, head to a family dinner and Abigail quickly finds out that honesty is not always the best policy.

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HOTLINE, 5min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Rebecca Larsen

Alicia is on her ninth date with Steve, and it’s going well. A little TOO WELL. Luckily she has the ladies on the other end of the hotline.

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NO FILTER, 4min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Tim Owens

Two beautiful strangers find romance in a New York City bar with a questionable outcome the next morning.

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BASIC, 3min., USA, Comedy

Directed by Chelsea Devantez

The short stars Nelson Franklin, who you’ll recognize from starring in Veep, Blackish, and Abby’s, and it also stars his real life wife, Georgia Mischak, who you’ve seen in Arrested Development and Love. The other actor in the film is also the writer and director of the project, Chelsea Devantez, who currently writes for Bless This Mess on ABC, and has previously written for The Opposition with Jordan Klepper on Comedy Central, The Gong Show on ABC, The Jon Stewart HBO show, and Abby’s on NBC.

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