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28TH TORONTO JEWISH FILM FESTIVALFESTIVAL MAY 27 - JUNE 7, 2020

Take 30

Archival

Screening Information

May 6 - 8:00PM
Innis Town Hall

Film Details

Country Canada
Year 1978
Running Time 28 MIN
Language English
Cast Mark Breslin,Briane Nasimok,Steve Shuster
Theme Oy Canada - Made in Canada

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Description

An amazing time capsule of the early days of Yuk Yuk’s is provided by this episode of CBC’s Take 30, as host Hana Gartner visits the club on Bay Street. Mark Breslin speaks about the current changes in the Canadian comedy scene and how the new stand-up club operates. Featuring clips from performances by Steve Shuster, Briane Nasimok, Chas Lawther and more. Take 30 shown courtesy of CBC.

Part of The Harvey Atkin Tribute to Canadian Media Series

Presentation Details

Guests Screening followed by a discussion of the early days of Canada’s standup scene featuring Mark Breslin, Howard Busgang, Larry Horowitz, Briane Nasimok and Marla Lukofsky, and moderated by Andrew Clark (author of Stand and Deliver: Inside Canadian Comedy).

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