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Toronto Amateur Movie Club

Alternate Name:

Toronto Movie Club

Year Founded:


Superceded By:

Toronto Film and Video Club


Toronto, Canada

Film Formats:

8mm, Super8, 16mm


Shots and Angles

Associated Filmmakers/People:

J. S. Grassick

Walker Lynch

A. Scott Moorhouse

Narcisse Pelletier

Dr. Charles E. Phillips

John W. Ruddell

Leslie P. Thatcher

Vern Whitnall

R. W. “Ted” Williamson, Jr.

Dr. A. I. Willinsky

Charles Devenish Woodley


PSA Journal, Nov. 1958, 46. PSA Journal, Oct. 1962, 33, 34. PSA Journal, Sept. 1964, 49. PSA Journal, Sept. 1965, 49. PSA Journal, Sept. 1971, 35. Archives Association of Ontario.
"Cine Section," Movie Makers, February 1933, p. 80: Toronto Camera Club has sponsored the formation of a cine section to serve the interests of amateur cinematographers; Leslie P. Thatcher a leading figure.
"New in Toronto," Movie Makers, February 1935, p. 72: more than 200 people attended an organization meeting for the TAMC, "a strong, new, amateur filming group"; 60 enthusiasts took out charter memberships.

Associated Films:

This Side of Paradise


[Edwards Gardens]


Highwayman, The




Danger Men Working


TV You’ll see in 83’


Love in Bond$


Toronto’s Royal Day




Shots and Angles


Gift from Aunt Emily


Courriers T.M.C., The


At First Sight


Movie Club Visit to West Hill


Night at the Movies–1912, A




Surprise! Surprise! The Woodleys


French Without Words


Tired Traveller, The