The 16th Annual Toronto After Dark: Horror, Sci-Fi, & Action Film Festival takes place Oct 19-23, 2022 at the Scotiabank Theatre. Thrilling highlights this year include PREY FOR THE DEVIL (Opening Gala Film) and EVIL EYE, fan favourite director Neil Marshall’s (THE DESCENT) latest new sci-fi horror THE LAIR, a double bill of apocalyptic mayhem on our ZOMBIE NIGHT, LIVING WITH CHUCKY, a new documentary about the most famous killer doll in the world, and the Closing Night Gala from Canada, HERE FOR BLOOD.

Toronto After Dark Film Festival is one of the world’s leading showcases of New Horror, Sci-Fi and Action cinema. Each October, this critically acclaimed event screens around 40 films, both features and shorts from around the world in front of thousands of attendees. They’ve been Voted Runner-Up for Best Film Festival in the City by audiences (BlogTO) and One of the Top Genre Film Festivals in the World by filmmakers (MovieMaker).


BUYING SINGLE TICKETS: Individual Screening Tickets are priced at $13.99 and sold through Cineplex. Click on the Buy Tickets buttons below any of the screening descriptions on the website. You can also buy tickets in person at the Scotiabank Theatre from regular ticket counters, from approximately 12.30pm daily and at anytime using the Cineplex App. 

BUNDLE YOUR FILM PURCHASES & SAVE! Save $2 per movie ticket, when you buy two or more different festival screenings in the same order! Once you add more than one film to your cart they all come down in price to just $11.99. Note: Bundle Film Saver deal only available on the Cineplex Website or App, not available for in-person sales at theatre.

RUN TIMES: : The typical Run Time for each screening program from start to finish is Approx. 2 Hours in total and includes a couple of trailers, a pre-feature Short Film, and an Intro and post screening Q&A with the filmmakers where available. 

Check out the full  Festival Schedule,  join the Official 2022 Facebook Event Page, and follow SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNELS: FacebookInstagram and Twitter for breaking festival updates plus some fun movie giveaways.

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