Films by Genre

Friday Afternoon

 

ShapeMaker: The Sculptor Don Frost

Master sculptor Don Frost reveals his wondrous art.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 3:50 pm, Showplace

Friday Evening

 

The Long Way Home

A Canadian citizen is abducted by Sudanese authorities at the behest of CSIS.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 5:00 pm, Market Hall

 

In From The Cold

A profile of the annual benefit concert for Peterborough’s youth shelter.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 5:00 pm, Showplace

 

Fix and Release

Turtle rescue in Peterborough county.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 5:00 pm, Showplace

 

The Oldest Tree in the World

Interweaving poetics, song, and stories of the land, while honouring the oldest maple tree in this region of Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg Territory.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 5:00 pm, Showplace

Saturday Morning

 

Migration – Move

Waiting in a train on a track, dancers create body percussion and soulfully sing, “You Gotta Move.”

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall

 

Dance for Life

Mozambican Pulga Muchachonda shifts from soccer to something he really loves: contemporary dance.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall

 

Locked in a Way

A performance piece about writing, memory, and loss — based on the last recorded conversation between a mother and daughter.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall

 

Migration – Pilgrimage

Nine dancers journey through open farms and fields to find solace, shelter, and connection.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall

Saturday Afternoon

 

Lovesick

The residents of Lovesick Lake fight against resort development.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 4:00 pm, Showplace

 

The Mount

Celebrating what can happen when volunteers dare to get involved...

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 4:00 pm, The Venue

 

BIRTHMARK

When personal trauma aligns with a culturally “unlucky” birthmark, the filmmaker talks to people about their own “spots.”

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 2:30 pm, Showplace

 

Restoring Rotinonhsyon:ni: Nikki’s Kanyen’keha Journey

A Mohawk woman shares her journey of working to learn and revive Kanyen’keha—the Mohawk language.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 4:45 pm, Market Hall

 

Pushback

Homelessness, addiction and poverty in Peterborough through the lens of the Warming Room.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 4:45 pm, Showplace