Film Farm – The Independent Imaging Retreat 2022

Film Farm 2022 Ontario-based Workshop

Participants:                                                                                                                  Yuula Benivolski  Toronto, Ontario
Joscelyn Gardner  Mount Brydges, Ontario
Adrian Kahgee  Saugeen First Nation/Southampton, Ontario
Sonya Mwambu Toronto, Ontario
Tram Nghiem  Toronto, Ontario
Natalka Pucan Saugeen First Nation/Southampton, Ontario
Morgan Sears-Williams  Toronto, Ontario
Daphne Xu  Toronto, Ontario

Staff:                                                                                                                                             Christine Harrison                                                                                                       Rob Butterworth                                                                                                         Scott Miller Berry                                                                                                  Deirdre Logue                                                                                                                    Phil Hoffman                                                                                                                      Emily Pelstring


Cover Photo by C.E. Brown

Janine Marchessault & Scott MacKenzie talk about their new book Process Cinema: Handmade Film in the Digital Ageand how they dreamed up the book at Film Farm!       see video


Film Farm 2016                                                                                                                                                EXCERPT “From Film Lab to Film Farm” from Kim Knowles’ new book: Experimental Film and Photochemical Practices here    and CFMDC Panel  here
Elian Mikkola `ground editing’ technique, 2019.

Film Farm – The Independent Imaging Retreat 2019

2019 group, under the fallen willow

The independent imaging retreat or “Film Farm” is artist-driven and focuses on the development of individual artists and the production of experimental film works.

For more than 25 years the Film Farm has initiated and enhanced the work of local, national and international filmmakers and has expanded the traditions of experimental filmmaking in Canada.

go to: Philip Hoffman Films website

The Independent Imaging Retreat acknowledges the generous support of:


   Sponsor of the Akimbo Marian McMahon Award