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Antigone
Friday, November 29, 18:00
Saturday, November 30, 10:00
Sophie Deraspe(Québec) Canada2019French with English subtitles 109 min

Brought to the stage by Sophocles, Cocteau, Anouilh and Brecht and to the silver screen by Liliana Cavani, the myth of Antigone reaches across the millennia to inspire today’s artists. For her fifth feature, the multitalented Sophie Deraspe deftly transposes the story to the present day without sacrificing an iota of its original power. Teenaged […]

Barbara Rubin and The Exploding New York Underground + Christmas On Earth
Chuck SmithUnited-States2018English78 min + 30 min

Shot when she was just 18, Barbara Rubin’s orgiastic Christmas on Earth (1964) shocked NYC’s thriving underground film community. A mythical Zelig of the Sixties, she introduced Andy Warhol to the Velvet Underground, Bob Dylan to the Kabbalah, and Allen Ginsberg to life on a farm. For years, 95-year-old filmmaker Jonas Mekas has saved all of […]

Ernest et Célestine
Sunday, December 1, 10:15
Stéphane Aubier, Vincent PatarFrance, Belgium, Luxembourg2012French80 min

Family screening suitable for kids 5 and up. Célestine, une petite souris orpheline, a grandi dans le monde souterrain des rongeurs. Comme beaucoup de ses semblables, elle est destinée à devenir dentiste. Mais Célestine préfère dessiner. Elle est aussi la seule à ne pas avoir peur du grand méchant ours. Il faut dire que les […]

Festival Stop Motion : Selection of Youth Films
Saturday, November 23, 10:10
multiple directorsno dialogue53 min

For kids ages 4 and up Festival Stop Motion Montréal is the world’s first festival dedicated to showcasing films animated exclusively using stop motion techniques. With its use in television and feature films, stop-motion animation has experienced a resurgence over the pass few years. Despite this, getting their work screened can still be a huge […]

La rivière sans repos
Marie-Hélène Cousineau, Madeline IvaluNunavut, Canada2019English and French with English or French subtitles 99 min

*Director Marie-Hélène Cousineau in attendance October 26th. With French subtitles:  November 2nd  With English subtitles: November 9th At the end of the Second World War, Elsa, a young Inuk woman, must come to terms with motherhood after she is raped — and with the changing epoch ushered in by her blond, blue-eyed son. Co-directors Madeline […]

Laura Huertas Millán – jeny303 / La libertad / Sol negro
Laura Huertas MillánColombia, FranceSpanish with French or English subtitles78 min

Showing as part of the RIDM – Montreal International Documentary Festival *With director attending. jeny303 Colombia / 2018 / Spanish with French subtitles / 6 min As in La libertad, the theme of liberty is at the core of jeny303, an accidental double portrait that emerged when a processing error resulted in two sets of […]

Showing as part of the RIDM – Montreal International Documentary Festival * With director attending. Voyage En La Terre Autrement Dite France, Colombia / 2011 / French with English subtitles / 23 min Over images of the equatorial greenhouse at the Jardin des plantes in Lille, France, excerpts from the writings of scientists, conquistadors and […]

Le chat dans le sac
Gilles Groulx(Quebec) Canada1964French with English subtitles74 min

In collaboration with the NFB *With Barbara Ulrich and Claude Godbout attending on November 10th *With an intro from Fréderic Savard on November 16th.  Showing in the context of the release of the album Blue World : Thanks to NFB.ca online viewing platform, classical compositions by John Coltrane, especially recreated for Le chat dans le […]

Marriage Story
Friday, November 22, 21:00
Saturday, November 23, 11:30
Saturday, November 23, 14:10
Sunday, November 24, 18:15
Sunday, November 24, 21:00
Tuesday, November 26, 20:45
Thursday, November 28, 18:00
Saturday, November 30, 18:15
Sunday, December 1, 12:00
Noah BaumbachUnited-States2019English with French subtitles136 min

How did Nicole and Charlie end up at the point of no return? It depends on which one you ask. She’s a former film actress who gave up her career to live in New York. He’s a theatre director happy in his role as a father. Inspired by the American filmmaker’s own divorce, Marriage Story, harsh […]

Paris, Texas
Wim WendersWest Germany, France1984English147 min2k restoration

Last screening on November 11th. New German Cinema pioneer Wim Wenders (Wings of Desire) brings his keen eye for landscape to the American Southwest in Paris, Texas, a profoundly moving character study written by Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright Sam Shepard. Paris, Texas follows the mysterious, nearly mute drifter Travis (a magnificent Harry Dean Stanton, whose face […]

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