News & Events




September 04, 2014

York talent abounds at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival

Feature productions and shorts by York University film alumni are among the 300+ films from over 60 countries lighting up the silver screens at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. Read more


March 13, 2014

Interrogating Indian Democracy: Films by Sanjay Kak

York University’s Department of Film presents free public screenings of two provocative documentaries with acclaimed independent Indian filmmaker Sanjay Kak. Read more

Scene from Michael Snow's film Corpus Callosum

March 11, 2014

Corpus Collegium - Screening & conversation with artist Michael Snow

Acclaimed Canadian artist Michael Snow is featured in CORPUS COLLEGIUM, a presentation of Sensorium: Centre for Digital Arts & Technology and the Open Media Lab. Read more

LandSlide Possible Futures

January 29, 2014

Artists present public talks on their work in the “LAND|SLIDE: Possible Futures” exhibition

Sensorium, Centre for Digital Arts and Technology Research presents a series of public talks by artists featured in the massive public art exhibition LAND|SLIDE: Possible Futures Read more


January 17, 2014

Digital arts researcher takes Land|Slide exhibit to China

China's Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism/Architecture features "Land|Slide possible futures", an exhibition curated by Janine Marchessault Read more


January 06, 2014

New media scholar Wendy Hui Kyong Chun to deliver Peter Morris Memorial Lecture

New media technologies provoke both anxiety over surveillance and hope for empowerment, suggests culture and media scholar Wendy Hui Kyong Chun. These two reactions complement rather than oppose each... Read more


November 15, 2013

Film created in 48 hours wins Best Ensemble Acting award

A team of 30 creatives, including York staff, students and alumni, rose to challenge for the Toronto 48 Hour Film Project with the award-winning short, "All for Davey". Read more

Crc web art

October 25, 2013

York's Faculty of Fine Arts to establish two new Canada Research Chairs in interdisciplinary digital media

The Faculty of Fine Arts invites applications for new Canada Research Chairs in digital performance and interactive information visualization. Read more


October 18, 2013

Top York U student films get big screen treatment at CineSiege

Catch a wave of rising talent! Now in its 11th year, CineSiege, the annual juried showcase of York University’s Department of Film, presents a collection of shorts – riveting fiction, cutting-edge... Read more


October 03, 2013

Big screen success of “The Dirties” movie underscores value of school network connections

A group of York film grads will celebrate the theatrical and video on demand release of their hard-hitting dramatic feature, "The Dirties", October 4 at the TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto. Read more