This year marks the fifth anniversary of Breast Fest, a Rethink Breast Cancer event of film and arts to promote breast cancer awareness. In addition to screenings of documentaries and dramas that spark discussion about breast cancer, 2012’s festival – entitled “50 Shades of Pink” – will also include a comedy night and comprehensive speaker series.
The fifth anniversary also brings some big names to Breast Fest: Scott Thompson, Elvira Kurt, Bruce Lourie and Sandra Shamas. Tackling the “difficult and emotional issues around breast cancer,” films on offer this year, from Canada, the US and around the world, include Pink Ribbons Inc. , ClÃ©o de 5 Ã 7 , Semper Fi , One From Afar , Mondays at Racine , Pink Skies , and Jonna’s Body, Please Hold . You can see the entire programme here.
[box class=”info”]What: Fifth annual Breast Fest, a film and arts festival dedicated to breast cancer awareness
When: November 2 to November 4, 2012
Where: Bloor Hot Docs Cinema, 506 Bloor Street West
More Info: For additional details, please visit their website
Pink Skies Trailer
Jonna’s Body, Please Hold Trailer
Mondays at Racine Trailer
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