The Canadian Art Foundation Reel Artists Film Festival is North America's only film festival devoted to documentaries on visual art and artists.
This video features highlights from the RAFF Opening Night Screening and Celebration held at the TIFF Bell Lightbox on February 22, 2012, including interviews with artists, filmmakers and RAFF fans. The evening featured the Canadian premiere of Marina Abramović The Artist Is Present, director Matthew Akers’ feature-length documentary on legendary performance artist Marina Abramović.
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ABOUT THE CANADIAN ART FOUNDATION
The Reel Artists Film Festival is presented by the Canadian Art Foundation. Our mission is to promote the understanding and appreciation of the visual arts in Canada by providing an informative, provocative and lively forum for audiences to engage with artists and their works. For more information about our programs, please visit canadianart.ca/foundation.