Opening Frames: Cinema and Transcendence

A Two-Day Conference on Film and Spirituality

April 3–4, 2017

TIFF Bell Lightbox, Green Room
350 King Street West, Toronto

Featuring cinematic legend Paul Schrader (Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, Affliction), speaking on the "Transcendental Style" in film

Other speakers include:

Schedule

Monday, 1:00pm–4:00pm
Registration (1pm) and Panel Discussion (2pm) with David Peck (moderator), Hugh Gibson, Sherien Barsoum, Paul Johansen, and Mark Kingwell

Keynote Speaker 7:00pm
Paul Schrader (with Joe Kickasola)

Tuesday, 10:00am–4:00pm
Workshop 1: Mark Cauchi, John Caruana
Workshop 2: Joe Kickasola
Workshop 3: Catherine Wheatley


Register Now ($65 for both days)
Registration for just Paul Schrader's lecture can be done at the TIFF page for the lecture.



Presented through a partnership between TIFF, The Institute for Christian Studies' Centre for Philosophy, Religion, and Social Ethics, Ryerson University, and Imago.