ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27 AND WEDNESDAY, JULY 11, the festival will showcase each night, two exciting new feature films, at 7pm and 9.45pm, and then invite film-goers to the festival’s signature nightly social event, Pub After Dark, at a popular local drinking establishment, Pauper’s Pub. Read on for more info on the four incredible films we’ve chosen to showcase this Summer, and watch their trailers.
WED, JUNE 27, 2012 at the BLOOR HOT DOCS CINEMA
7.00 PM: JUAN OF THE DEAD (Special Presentation, Cuba, Alejandro Brugués, 92 mins)
“Absolutely wonderful, from the dialogue, to the many classic scenes…zombie makeup and kills amongst the best ever seen…a Home Run!” - Ain’t It Cool News
Cuba’s first-ever zombie movie has become a festival circuit hit with its outrageous storyline, fantastic kills, and uniquely stunning island location. With sell-out screenings from TIFF to Fantastic Fest, this crowd-pleasing undead sensation from the Caribbean is not to be missed!!
9.45 PM: THE PACT (Canadian Premiere, USA, Nicholas McCarthy, 89 mins)
“Effectively delivers the creepy builds, the jolts in the night, and the “holy crap!” moments” - Film Threat
Get ready to be scared by this creepy supernatural film that was a big hit at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, about a young woman being haunted in her childhood home, following the death of her mother. Co-stars Casper Van Dien (SLEEPY HOLLOW, STARSHIP TROOPERS).
ADVANCE TICKETS & PASSES are already on sale and selling fast. Tickets are $13 each, with discounts for Bloor Cinema Members ($11), buying Double Feature packs ($22), or 4-Pack Passes ($39) of which only 100 are available, and also come with the added benefit of Priority Seating, similar to our main festival’s popular All Access Pass. To grab your tickets and passes, visit our Box Office Page now: