Taking Care (1987)

Saturday, March 2Baby Grand4:00 pm order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Before Clarke Mackey began a long teaching career in Film and Media at Queen’s University, he directed TAKING CARE. Nearly 40 years on, the film has been digitally restored from the original negative and is one of […]

Dark Highway

WORLD PREMIERE Thursday, February 29Baby Grand7:00 pm sold out Sunday, March 3Baby Grand4:00 pm SOLD OUT Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Directed and co-produced by Kingston’s Anna Jane Edmonds, this impactful documentary uses first-hand accounts of survivors, community organizers and others to convey the nightmarish reality faced by many […]

WaaPaKe (Tomorrow)

Thursday, February 29Baby Grand4:00 pm order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description To explore the intergenerational traumas caused by the residential school system on Indigenous families and communities, Cree actor, speaker and filmmaker Dr. Jules Arita Koostachin takes a very personal approach in her latest documentary, the winner of […]

Seven Veils

Saturday, March 2The Screening Room7:00 pm SOLD OUT Sunday, March 3The Screening Room10:00 am ORDER TICKETS Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Atom Egoyan’s long and very distinguished careers in the worlds of cinema and opera converge with spectacular results in the director’s latest. It also marks the welcome return […]

With Love and a Major Organ

Thursday, February 29The Screening Room7:00 pm SOLD OUT Friday, March 1The Screening Room4:00 pm SOLD OUT Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Adapted by Julia Lederer from her own delightfully odd stage play, this feature debut by Kim Albright claims a place of its own thanks to its unique blend […]

Tautuktavuk (What We See)

Saturday, March 2The Screening Room1:00 pm order tickets Sunday, March 3The Screening Room10:00 am order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description A startling and moving debut feature by two longtime figures in the Inuit film and arts community, this drama seeks to convey greater truths by blurring any easily […]

Fitting In

Saturday, March 2The Screening Room7:00 pm SOLD OUT Sunday, March 3The Screening Room4:00 pm SOLD OUT Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Queen’s alumnus Molly McGlynn secures her rep as one of the country’s boldest and sharpest new writer-directors with this sophomore feature that continually subverts teen-movie conventions. Maddie Ziegler […]

Boil Alert

Thursday, February 29The Screening Room4:00 pm SOLD OUT Friday, March 1The Screening Room1:00 pm sold out Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description At the centre of this stirring documentary is a call to action by Layla Staats, a filmmaker, speaker and land and water activist of the Mohawk Nation, Turtle […]

Seagrass

Saturday, March 2The Screening Room4:00 pm SOLD OUT Sunday, March 3The Screening Room4:00 pm order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Out for a week-long retreat that’s supposed to make them stronger, the members of the family in Meredith Hama-Brown’s compelling first feature instead come to feel a deeper […]

Kanaval

Thursday, February 29The Screening Room9:30 pm sold out Friday, March 1The Screening Room9:30 pm order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description The traumatic circumstances of his last days before leaving Haiti amid political unrest have a profound impact on a boy’s early experiences of living in rural Quebec in […]

I Am Sirat

Friday, March 1The Screening Room7:00 pm order tickets Saturday, March 2The Screening Room10:00 am order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Even in a career as long and distinguished as that of Deepa Mehta, there’s always an opportunity to do something new and surprising. Those words certainly apply to […]

Days of Happiness

Les jours heureux Saturday, March 2The Screening Room4:00 pm order tickets Sunday, March 3The Screening Room1:00 pm order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Reuniting with Sophie Desmarais – the star of the filmmaker’s 2013 feature debut Sarah Prefers to Run – writer-director Chloé Robichaud returns with her richest […]