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TAIS ANIMATION SHOWCASE 2010

TAIS SHOWCASE


AWARDS ANNOUNCED:

Jury Prizes:
Best of Show - Gold - AMOEBA by Patrick Jenkins
2nd place - Silver - THE ISLAND by Trevor Anderson
honourable mention - Bronze - SKETCHI by Lily Sun
Best Aqua Jam - "Where Are You?" by Jonathan Cheeseman

Audience Choice Awards:
Best of Show - WEENIE WAGON WOE by Willy Ashworth
Best Aqua Jam - (tie!) "Surf Film" by Marc Beurteaux and "Water" by Mike Weiss

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The Toronto Animated Image Society
Presents
The TAIS ANIMATION SHOWCASE & AQUA JAM, JUNE 24TH

Join us for an evening celebrating the best new animations from Toronto and beyond! Short animated films of all styles and genres will be screened, along with entries from our animated jam session, the Aqua Jam. An event not to be missed!

Awards and reception to follow.

TAIS Animation Showcase
Thursday, June 24, 2010
7:30 PM; doors open at 7:00 PM
At the Tranzac Club (292 Brunswick Avenue)
$8 general admission; $6 for TAIS members

Program Line-up:
"Stand Up Comedy On Mars" by Rune & Erik Eriksson
"Sketchi" by Lily Sun
"Birth" by Signe Baumane
"Heavenly Bodies" by Mike Weiss
"The Arctic Circle" by Kevin Parry
"Child and Firefly" by Glenn Gear
"The Animator" by Marc Beurteaux
"Everybody" by Steve Reinke & Jessie Mott
"Nukie Goes Bonkers" by Jonathan Amitay
"The Creative Process" by Jeffrey Royiwsky
"Amoeba" by Patrick Jenkins
"Hand of G-d" by Rune & Erik Eriksson
"Weenie Wagon Woe" by Willy Ashworth
"Mystery Meat" by William Payette
"How the Heck am I Still Here" by John F. Weldon
"Recipe" by Martha Griffith
"The Island" by Trevor Anderson
"The Orange" by Nick Fox-Gieg
"Eggcellent" by Martin Sokol
"Song of the Suicide's Daughter" by Rick Raxlen
"Beneath the Eye of Time" by Madi Piller
"Bewty Labs" by Andrew Perez
"I Need an Escape Plan" by Julie Doucet & Anne-Françoise Jacques
"William's Creatures" by Pasquale LaMontagna

With installations:
"Thalé" by Barry Doupé
"A Typical Morning for Green and Blue" by Andrew James Paterson

Aqua Jams by:
Chris Ashley, Marc Beurteaux, Pedro Braqhaus, Jonathan Cheeseman, Michael Enzbrunner, Daniel Epton, Cesar Forero & Lisa Murzin, Nick Fox-Gieg, Nicolai Grut, Olanrewaju Oluwafemi, David Pagurek van Mossel, Madi Piller, Dalton Sharp, Lynne Slater, Michael Tallon, Joseph Troy, Mike Weiss, John F. Weldon, Rachael Wells, Charles Wilson, Lorenzo West

**Please note: Admittance to the screening is restricted to those 18 years of age or older. Under the Ontario Theatres Act, we are required to adopt a blanket adult rating in order to hold public screenings without having to submit all works to a review board for classification.


** Many thanks to our funding sponsors The Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council and the Toronto Arts Council.
** Many, many thanks to all the filmmakers and artists who submitted their work or created aqua jams especially for this event.