• MEDIA

    Sail-In Cinema™ has captured Toronto’s imagination and received print, television, online and radio coverage.

    If you missed Sail-in Cinema this time around, make sure you try to make it out next year. It is a very cool initiative to get people down to the beach and interacting around this stretch of the waterfront.

    It’s a lovely way to spend your last few weeks of summer.


    -The Scene in TO

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    Is this the next new wave of film? The popular outdoor festival uses a two-sided floating movie screen set atop a barge in Toronto Harbour to be viewed by land (bring a chair, a cushion or a blanket) or by boat (bring your own anchor).


    -Globe and Mail

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    “Toronto could use more events like this! Sail-In Cinema™ takes outdoor screenings to the next level”

    BlogTO
    August 17, 2011
    Dereck Flack


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  • "Step off then Toronto International Film Festival. You're no longer the splashiest cinematic happening on the calendar"

    Globe & Mail
    August 13 2011
    Section: What to Do
    Brad Wheeler

     

    "'Sail In' movie experience
    Big crowds gathered on the Lakeshore Thursday night to enjoy Toronto's newest movie experience."

    Global Toronto News
    August 16, 2012


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    Sail-in movie theatre makes waves; Two-sided floating screen draws thousands
    "The theatre is Lake Ontario, the screen a 700-pound, double-sided inflatable surface sitting on a custom-built barge anchored about 50 metres from shore."

    The Star August 19, 2012
    Jessica McDiarmid


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    Weekend Planner: August 18-19, 2012
    "Set your sails for one of the coolest/most unique events of the summer.”"

    Torontoist
    August 17 2012, 10:00pm ET
    Byline: Kyle Bachan


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  • "As abundant as those outdoor screenings have been this summer, there's been a sorry lack of floating screens. The second annual Sail-In Cinema™ series rectifies matters over three nights"

    The Star
    August 17, 2012
    Jason Anderson


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    The Pitch
    "Sail-In Cinema™ is a two-year-old film series that aims to revitalize the waterfront by showing movies by the shore."

    National Post
    August 4 2012
    Ben Kaplan

     

    "The Toronto Port Authority is doing something cool. They call it Sail-In Cinema™"

    CP24 Breakfast
    Thursday August 16 2012
    Melissa Grelo

     

    "[…] it is nice to see the TPA (née Toronto Harbour Commission) going back to its roots for its 100th birthday this year, bringing a bargeload of goodwill to the citizens of Toronto in the form of a sail-in theatre."

    National Post
    August 17 2011
    Peter Kuteinbrouwer


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  • "It's cultural fodder such as Sail-In Cinema™ that gives us hope for our waterfront"

    National Post Thursday August 13 2011 "Must Do" Weekend Toronto Section

2015 Photos

2015 Coverage

June 7 - Where to Get Your Outdoor Movie Screening Fix in Toronto This Summer - Notable
June 11 - Toronto’s most enchanting summer events - View the Vibe

July 15 - Sail-In Cinema' is the World's First Two-Sided Floating Movie Experience - Trend Hunter Tech
July 17 - Sail In Cinema Is Back In TO This Summer - Hollywood North Magazine
August 2 - Putting a spotlight on T.O.'s outdoor movie scene - Toronto Sun
August 17 - What’s better than a drive-in movie? A sail-in movie! - Lake Ontario Waterkeepers
August 20 - The Sail-In Cinema Is a Thing.. And It’s FREE! - The Edge
August 21 - Cinema That Floats Your Boat - Toronto Star

2014 Photos

2014 Coverage

June 27 Summer's silver screen flicks under the stars Toronto Star

July 21 10 fun ways to watch a flick this summer in TorontoBlog TO
August 12 Jaws to kick off Toronto`s Sail-In CinemaCanadian Press
August 12 Jaws to kick off steven Spielberg centric Sail-in cinema in TorontoCTV News
August 14 Five things to do in Toronto this weekendGlobe & Mail
August 14 Sail-In CinemaCP24
August 15 'Creature craze' to take over waterfront floating film fest; Audiences on boats, ashore can watch classic Spielberg fare on double-sided screenToronto Star

2013 Photos

2013 Coverage

June 12 Sail-In Cinema Wins Prestigious Special Events Award
The Globe and Mail
Aug 12 REEL TALK: The Toronto Port Authority’s Sail-In Cinema
Toronto Is Awesome
Aug 14 Toronto’s floating cinema sails into Sugar Beach680News
Aug 14 Toronto’s Floating Cinema at Sugar Beach CHFI 98.1
Aug 16 Scene Hear Sugar Beach Sail-In Cinema Bigger Than Ever
The Scene in TO
Aug 16 Five things to do in Toronto this weekend The Globe and Mail
Aug 16 Sail-In CinemaCBC Metro Morning
Aug 16 Sail-In CinemaToronto Star
Aug 17 Sail-In Cinema returns with free movies by the water BlogTO

2012 Photos

2012 Coverage

Aug 2 The PitchNational Post
Aug 8 Floating cinema returns to Toronto harbourThe Canadian Press
Aug 8 Sail-In Cinema returns for a second year at Sugar BeachblogTO
Aug 10 The Week in EventsThe Globe and Mail
Aug 16 'Sail In' movie experienceGlobal Toronto
Aug 17 Weekend PlannerTorontoist
Aug 19 Sail-in movie theatre makes waves in TorontoToronto Star

2011 Photos

2011 Coverage

July 21 CinemaniaToronto Life
Aug 13 T.O.DO THIS WEEKNational Post
Aug 13 Finding Nemo in Lake OntarioGlobe & Mail
Aug 17 Thar she showsNational Post
Aug 17 Sail-In Cinema™ takes outdoor screenings to the next level - BlogTO
Aug 18 News Hour FinalGlobal Television
Aug 18 Metro MorningCBC Radio One
Aug 18 Lower your jib sailor – I can't see the screen - Toronto Star
Aug 19 CP24 BreakfastCP24
Sept 7 World's most unique movie watchingToronto Sun