ADFF Toronto: Clodagh + Women in Architecture w/ Q&A

Join us at ADFF Toronto for a double feature of Clodagh (Canadian Premiere) and Women in Architecture (Canadian Premiere).


Film Basics


50 mins | Ireland | 2022 | Trailer
Director: Oda O’Carroll

Mononymously named Clodagh has been an international design icon for over half a century. She has defied barriers of gender, age, and nationality to forge a critically-acclaimed global career. In Clodagh, director Oda O’Carroll tells the story of how courageous personal decisions shaped her life, impacted her family, and defined how she views the world today. The film leaves audiences with a sense of what drives a pioneer in the world of design.

This film is screening with Women in Architecture. This film is screening is co-presented by Nienkamper.

Following the film will be a Q&A with world-renowned designer, Clodagh.

Women in Architecture

20 mins | Switzerland | 2022 | Trailer
Director: Boris Noir

A better built environment is also a more inclusive one. That’s why diversity is key to architecture, as it expands our views of the world and connects us with the real needs of society. Women in Architecture opens a window into the professional and personal lives of three female architects who have changed their field: Toshiko Mori, Gabriela Carrillo and Johanna Meyer-Grohbrügge.


About the Architecture and Design Film Festival

The Architecture and Design Film Festival (ADFF)—North America’s largest film festival dedicated to architecture and design—is coming back to Toronto for another year of great films and insightful discussions! From November 1-4, catch one of their amazing lineup of 20 films, from all over the world. Looking for the full list of films showcased at this year’s ADFF: Toronto? See the complete programme on the festival’s website!

The TSA is proud to once again be partnering with ADFF: Toronto to bring a series of panel discussions and post-screening Q&As that complement this year’s film roster. These panels bring together architects, film-makers, and subject matter experts to further explore the themes of each film and bring them back to our local context here in Toronto.



TSA MEMBERS: Get your discounted tickets to all showings at ADFF: Toronto using the discount code found in the TSA Bulletin and on your Member Dashboard! Not a member yet? Membership is open to everyone and you can join here (student memberships are free!).


Architecture & Design Film Festival

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When Thursday, November 2, 6:30 PM

Where TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King St W.

Cost $16 General Admission, $14 for TSA Members