A comedy series inspired by the dating app experiences of writer and director, Felicia Simone. Felicia decides to try dating apps for the first time and has some interesting encounters. From first date hookups, to guys with kids, to women. Felicia tries it all.
Legend has it that Alexander Graham Bell's secret laboratory containing mysterious treasures is hidden beneath the school, and the entrance is somewhere in the old library - now used as the detention room.
Three nerds: Raign, Joy, and Hulk have to do what they've never done before - get in trouble so they can search the detention room for the hidden entrance. The problem: detention is the perpetual home of Brett, the school bully that's always picking on them.
The four must overcome their differences and use science to navigate the mysterious tunnels and open hidden passages in search of fame, fortune, and friendship while trying to discover the fabled lost laboratory of Alexander Graham Bell.
A freelance photographer tries to capture the perfect shot for a woman marrying herself, a bespoke pornographer, a horror author writing his first children's book, and a variety of other characters from all walks of life.
Headshots peels back the glossy image we all try to present to the world and reveals the painfully funny truth underneath.
A surreal dark comedy web series in which a spirited middle aged woman is propelled on a dizzying adventure into the so-called normal world. An anti-capitalist Alice in Wonderland-like story.
Thirty something couple JANE and CHARLIE have long given up on having a baby the fun way. They have also given up on having a baby the medically invasive way too. But while they lack the genetic components to make a child, they refuse to give up on being parents together.
After many failed rounds of infertility treatments, season two of
How to Buy a Baby finds Jane and Charlie in the throes of adoption, a process steeped in paperwork, parenting classes, home inspections and difficult decisions about just how far they are willing to go to become parents.
Darkly funny and achingly honest, season two of How to Buy a Baby will follow Jane and Charlie as they navigate adoption. The series will continue to provide a voyeuristic view of a marriage under pressure and prove that even the most difficult experiences, that challenge our very biology, can connect us to humanity and make us laugh.
Agent Nara Mason starts her first day of field duty retrieving Flat Earth technology and uncovering a mysterious group seeking to expose every secret she and her partner are working to hide.
Amy and Jay have been together for three years and hit a slump. Amy is running on grant money, barely. Jay is noodling through a graduate degree. They really need to talk. But you know what sounds a lot more fun? Having sex with other people, ethically.
Necessary Evil is a story about Azmodeus, a low-level demon working in literal corporate hell. One day he is called to the top office to discover that Lucifer has resigned and promoted Az in his place.
Suddenly he must navigate a very different world of office politics, deal with new, powerful adversaries, tackle his own personal demons and figure out why he was chosen.
Meet the Boxsprings: the worst team in the league, owned by a discount mattress store. But there’s a certain hard-partying ethos to The Boxsprings that’s impossible to deny. The games may be humdrum, but the real dazzling plays happen during the after-parties. They’re mediocre-as-hell on the field, but with a beer in their hands, they’re goddamned Hall of Famers!
THE RUNNER is an original series that follows the plight of Nate - a drug runner with a troubled past - who must navigate the pitfalls that come with working for a criminal enterprise in Toronto.
This gripping dramatic web series delves deep into themes of loyalty, love, and betrayal. Aimed at fans of crime fiction, The Runner can be compared in tone and pace to critically acclaimed dramas like Narcos, Suburra, and Top Boy.
Festival Programmers can access all 10 episodes below:
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Spawn & Geezer, a darkly comedic, 12 and change episode web series follows the antics and eccentric relationship of an aging, hipsterish black father and his gay, depressed, mixed, non-binary child. The show captures their struggles to understand each other and the eye-popping insanity surrounding them.
The Spell Tutor is an award-winning web series inspired by Harry Potter, which explores themes of belonging and the responsible use of power.
Tilla's obsessive search for the Tirocinium complicates Emma's efforts to make peace with the Myrmex Society. Meanwhile, Parissia investigates why her magic doesn't work the way it used to.
Teodore is in his thirties and has ADHD. He decides to finish high school in a multiethnic school for adults. In parallel with his hectic student life, where he meets a charming and somewhat anxious special education teacher, Teodore is thrust into the reality of sharing an apartment with Habib, an Egyptian who is as generous as he is messy.
Sammie, an aspiring Asian actress, tired of stereotypical roles, joins On Call Casting run by the inimitable Betty, and gets an assignment with unusual challenges. Along the way she meets DeMar, who has to rethink his dream as a stunt coordinator-turn-actor, and some harried production staff just trying to make it work.
Touted "Slacker for millennial women", WFILY is the award winning comedy about a neurotic yoga teacher who sets out in search of love… at her favorite organic supermarket. A coming of age story - for people of a certain age - Wholesome Foods, I Love You... Is That OK? reminds us all that love, laughter, and a willingness take risks are the best remedies of all.
“[...] With a sly satiric sensibility that recalls the absurdist comedy of Mindy Kaling’s The Mindy Project and — in Hovsepian’s hilarious onscreen musings — the stammering, stream-of-consciousness whimsy of comedian Ellen DeGeneres...” - THE TORONTO STAR