Event Schedule

Oct 18 – 19 9:00 PM – 1:00 AM (Ricarda’s Restaurant)
Special Event
Celebrate the annual Festival launch with some of the top Indigeneus DJs in the city! Arrive early to enjoy a variety of (…)
Oct 18 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM (Daniel Spectrum)
Special Event
FREE!* And open to the public! Pre-register for your chance to win a special prize! Double your chances to win a prize w (…)
Oct 19 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM (TBLB 3 - TIFF Bell Lightbox)
Documentary
For Māori, the canoe underpins our culture. We once built waka/canoes from giant trees and sailed the vast Pacific by t (…)
Oct 19 1:30 PM – 2:45 PM (Artscape Sandbox)
Industry
Access to spaces invites leaders from broadcasting, streaming, and festivals to discuss the various routes filmmakers ca (…)
Oct 19 9:00 AM – 10:35 AM (Artscape Sandbox)
Industry
The imagineNATIVE Institute welcomes filmmakers working in community to the Industry Days stage to discuss the care and (…)
Oct 19 9:45 PM – 11:52 PM (TBLB 1 - TIFF Bell Lightbox)
Fiction
Bones of Crows is a psychological drama told through the eyes of Cree Matriarch Aline Spears, as she survives CanadaR (…)
Oct 19 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (Artscape Sandbox)
Industry
Growing an Industry is part of an on-going conversation on how we as Indigenous people in the film and television Indust (…)
Oct 19 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM (Artscape Sandbox)
Industry
The imagineNATIVE Institute has partnered with Kin Theory and If/Then Shorts on a presentation and workshop focused on p (…)
Oct 20 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM (Bachir/Yerex Presentation Space)
Special Event
Every year imagineNATIVE collaborates with local artist-run galleries in the Toronto area to present national and intern (…)
Oct 20 4:45 PM – 7:00 PM (TBLB 4 - TIFF Bell Lightbox)
Industry
The imagineNATIVE Institute welcomes APTN along with past winners and participants of the APTN/imagineNATIVE Web Series (…)
Oct 20 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM (TBLB 4 - TIFF Bell Lightbox)
Industry
The imagineNATIVE Institute Pitch Day event will give Indigenous creatives the opportunity to present a project they hav (…)
Oct 20 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Artscape Sandbox)
Industry
Industry days Networking night is an evening of food and drinks for the Industy Days Package holders. Participants and a (…)
Oct 20 3:30 PM – 4:59 PM (TBLB 1 - TIFF Bell Lightbox)
Fiction
Mavis Dogblood is a Mohawk painter from Canada haunted by the tragic death of her husband, who was hit by lightning. She (…)
Oct 21 9:00 PM – 10:35 PM (TBLB 1 - TIFF Bell Lightbox)
Documentary
Preceded by The Original Shareholder Experience. “Imagining the Indian: The Fight Against Native American Mascotin (…)
Oct 21 – 22 9:00 PM – 1:00 AM (Rivoli)
Special Event
Don’t skip a Beat! Join us live at the Rivoli where extraordinary Indigenous performing artists take the stage and cap (…)
Oct 21 2:45 PM – 4:00 PM (Artscape Sandbox)
Industry
This panel discussion focuses on moving towards disability culture and accessible productions. We invite filmmakers and (…)
Oct 21 11:15 AM – 12:30 PM (Artscape Sandbox)
Industry
imagineNATIVE Institute invites Industry Leaders from the Arctic Indigenous Film Fund, Telefilm Canada, The Cherokee Fil (…)
Oct 21 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM (Bachir/Yerex Presentation Space)
Industry
imagineNATIVE Institute is thrilled to present a case study around accessing music for film. This case study will dive i (…)
Oct 21 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM (Artscape Sandbox)
Industry
The imagineNATIVE Institute is please to present our 2021/2022 iN Originals Panel. We will be joined by the iN Original (…)
Oct 21 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Meeting Rooms A & B - TIFF Bell Lightbox)
Industry
The 2022 Micro Meetings are held during imagineNATIVE Industry Days, this full-day event of micro-meetings is the only m (…)