Posts Tagged ‘Film posters’

After months of planning and collaborating, we’re excited to finally tell you about an exhibition we have put together along with the Polish Consulate in Toronto and the Film Museum in Łódź.

On September 1st, 2011 the cinematic world of Krzysztof Kieślowski (director of such masterpieces as Oscar nominated the Three Colours Trilogy, Decalogue and The Double Life of Véronique) is coming to Toronto.

Marking the 70th anniversary of his birth and the 15th anniversary of his death, the Film Museum in Łódź along with the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Toronto and YouNxt proudly present the North American premiere of Kieślowski in Posters: The Films of Krzysztof Kieślowski in World Film Posters.

The collection consists of film posters from countries such as: Spain, Italy, Israel, Japan, the United Kingdom, France, Germany and Poland. Its travelled the world and in September will debut in Canada during the Toronto International Film Festival.

On loan from the Film Museum in Łódź for a limited engagement in the epicenter of Toronto’s film festival action, the exhibition will be on display at the Steam Whistle Gallery from September 1-10 and subsequently at the Metro Hall Rotunda from September 12-17. Admission is free.

Anyone with an appreciation for stunning classic and retro movie posters is invited to view the exhibition and attend the opening reception on Wednesday, August 31 from 7pm – 11pm at Steam Whistle Gallery.

Complete details are available on our EVENTS PAGE

Hope to see you all at the OPENING RECEPTION!!!


Read Full Post »

Mark down the date – September 1st, 2010. This is the launch of YouNxt’s newest project, PLAKAT : The Polish Film Poster Exhibition that will run along side this year’s Toronto International Film Festival.

The grand opening will take place at Steam Whistle and helping us kicks things off will be one of Toronto’s best DJs – Riviera.

Violca Yryku aka RIVIERA has been making music under many names in many outfits for years. She was one of the original members of the dance-electro band, Fritz Helder & The Phantoms and one-half of producer/DJ duo Mansion.

In 2010 she kicked off her solo career and signed with Paul Oakenfold’s very own ”Perfecto” label as well as Kenneth Thomas’s “Myth Records”.

Her new single “With Out” will be out shortly on Myth Records.

In the meantime you can check out Riviera’s music on SoundCloud.

And of course you’ll be able to catch her live on September 1st at Steam Whistle.

See you then.

For more information on the Plakat: Film Poster Exhibition visit our website at www.younxt.com/poster or follow us on Facebook.

Read Full Post »