The 15th Annual TAIS Animation Showcase

Bringing audiences the best in independent Canadian and International animated short films, and the results of the 2021 Anijam competition. The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) is thrilled to present: The 15th Annual TAIS Animation Showcase! This year our programme is a 3 day event, with screenings in person at the Paradise Theatre in Toronto! October […]

Read More

TAIS Showcase Poster Reveal!

Every year TAIS commissions an artist to design a poster for our Showcase gala, based on our Anijam theme. For 2021 the theme is FORTRESS. We are so excited that Sabrina Bosco created this gorgeous 15th Annual TAIS Animation Showcase poster, revealed below! Check out Sabrina’s instagram @comfortablefields    

Read More

National Truth and Reconciliation Day

TAIS begins National Truth and Reconciliation Day, September 30th, 2021 by acknowledging that the sacred land on which TAIS sits has been a site of human activity for 15,000 years. This land is the traditional territory of the Haudenosaunee (hodt-en-oh-SHOW-nee), the Métis (may-TEE), the Wendat, the Chippewa (CHI-puh-waa), the Anishnaabeg (ah-NISH-naw-bek) and most recently, the […]

Read More

See You Again Festival

TAIS is delighted to be screening more than 10 artists’ animated works curated by Katie Micak for the See You Again Arts Festival September 24-26 2021. The TAIS screening will take place outdoors in person at 8:30pm Sunday September 26th at the Oculus Pavilion on the Humber Trail. This screening will be free! The See You […]

Read More

Microresidency Artist talk

UPCOMING – July 14th! Join us for Yen Linh Thai’s TAIS Micro-Residency Talk!     Featuring Yen Linh Thai Date: July 14th, 2021 Time: 7:00PM EST Location: TAIS Discord Server https://discord.gg/ZYCwM548Nx An experimental stop motion animation developed during my micro-residency at the Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS). Oh Deer is an experimental stop motion animation inspired by traditional Chinese shadow […]

Read More