Films by Genre

Thursday Night

 

Bubble Wrapture Album Release with Sarah DeCarlo

Featuring Peterborough-based, mixed blood artist Sarah DeCarlo, along with Julia Fenn, Megan Kendrick and Stefan Loebus. A night of dreams, beats, ballads, and video.

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017, 9:30 pm, Catalina's

Friday Morning

 

Surfacing

A reflection on how suicide touched a family’s life, expressed through dance

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 11:30 am, Showplace

Friday Afternoon

 

Shadow Girl

A filmmaker loses her sight -- and shares her journey to regain her voice and her art

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 1:00 pm, Market Hall

 

Revolution Begins at Home

A filmmaker’s remarkable radical family in late 1960s Ontario – political upheaval, youthful idealism, and police brutality

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 4:45 pm, Market Hall

 

River Song

Two young women–one Anishinaabe, one Syrian–set off in a canoe to share story and song

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 4:45 pm, Showplace

 

Syrian Eagles

Toronto. Soccer. Syrians. From the trauma of war to the stories of team players

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 4:45 pm, Showplace

 

Dreams of Electric City

A visual meditation on Peterborough’s people, landscape, and community

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 4:45 pm, Showplace

 

OSHKIGMONG: A Place Where I Belong

The Story of the Michi Saagiig (Mississauga) of Curve Lake First Nation

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 4:45 pm, Showplace

 

The Apology

Once they were WWII “comfort women” forced into sexual slavery by the Japanese – now grandmas in their 80s and 90s demanding justice

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 4:45 pm, The Venue

Saturday Morning

 

Tomorrow’s Power

Local activists in Gaza, Germany, and Colombia challenge fossil-fuel dependency and power structures in a struggle for social and climate justice.

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 10:00 am, Market Hall

 

The Stairs

Defying stereotypes about drug use, sex work, and homelessness in Toronto

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 11:30 am, Showplace

Saturday Afternoon

 

Random Acts of Legacy

Rare home movies of the Fungs reveal a moving, multi-layered tale of racism, integration, and success

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 1:45 pm, Market Hall

 

Ohero:kon – Under the Husk

Resurgence of the Rites of Passage Ceremony for Mohawk youth in Akwesasne

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 1:45 pm, Showplace

 

Colonization Road

What stories do our roads tell? Sometimes, a narrative of colonization and displacement

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 1:45 pm, Showplace

 

Things Arab Men Say

In an Edmonton barber shop, Arab-Canadian men chat and joke about their immigrant experiences

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 4:45 pm, Market Hall

 

Towns End

A historic locally-run family business in Douro closes down in the face of corporate superstores.

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 4:45 pm, Showplace

Saturday Night

Sunday Morning

Sunday Afternoon

 

Black Code

The internet’s impact – from invasive issues of free speech and privacy to expansive global activism

Sunday, Jan 29, 2017, 2:30 pm, Market Hall