JUNE 1 TO 6 The largest festival of its kind in North America, the CFC Worldwide Short Film Festival honours the best in time-constrained cinema. Catch more than 250 screenings, as well as a comedy event with both live and short films to put you in stitches. The festival’s lineup, culled from 3,900 submissions from more than 80 countries, includes American director Vance Malone‘s The Poodle Trainer, a Russian-language production that follows Irina Markova, who has devoted her life to her four-legged friends for her circus act. Various venues, $10; call 416-445-1446, ext. 815 or click here for a schedule and tickets.