Soft: Shorts to Feature Showcase

Ahead of the theatrical premiere of Soft (TIFF ’22) on April 7th, join us for a special pre-release showcase of director Joseph Amenta’s short films, followed by a conversation about taking the leap from shorts to features and a sneak-peek of their debut feature film.

The evening’s program includes Cherry Cola (2017), Haus (2018), and Flood (2019). The post-screening discussion will be moderated by Ollie Coombs, a TIFF Next Wave Committee alumnus and filmmaker at TMU. To close out the night, we’ll be screening an exclusive clip of Soft!

To attend this event, please purchase a ticket to any screening of Soft ( at the Revue and select the “Shorts to Feature Showcase” Add-on at checkout! 

This is an inclusive event, if you require financial assistance please email

This event is brought to you by levelFILM in partnership with the Canadian Film Centre, POV, the Future of Film Showcase, and TIFF Next Wave, and is made possible by Telefilm Canada. 

Director: Joseph Amenta


  • Cherry Cola (2017) — 16 mins
  • Haus (2018) — 15 mins
  • Flood (2019) — 13 mins
  • Conversation: Ollie Coombs and Joseph Amenta — 20 mins
  • Q&A — 10 min
  • Preview of Soft — 5min


Free To Attend If You Purchase A Ticket To Any Screening of SOFT.