Movies & Screenings

In Pursuit of Zero Waste
Monthly Documentary Series

  May 30, 2017, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Racing To Zero is a quick-moving, upbeat documentary presenting new solutions to the global problem of waste. By simply substituting the word RESOURCE for the word GARBAGE, a culture can be transformed, and a new wealth of industries can emerge. This film is paired with a screening of The Story of Stuff, a short movie about the way we make, use and throw away all the Stuff in our lives.

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Gold
Movie night!

  June 6, 2017, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Kenny Wells, a prospector desperate for a lucky break, teams up with a similarly eager geologist and sets off on a journey to find gold in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia.

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Peter Pan
National Theatre Live To Screen

  June 10, 2017, 12:55 pm – 3:55 pm

All children, except one, grow up…Captured live at the National Theatre, a recorded performance of JM Barrie’s much-loved tale screens in cinemas.When Peter Pan, leader of the Lost Boys, loses his shadow, headstrong Wendy helps him to reattach it. In return, she is invited to Neverland, where Tinker Bell the fairy, Tiger Lily and the vengeful Captain Hook await. A riot of magic, music and make-believe ensues.A delight for children and adults alike, Sally Cookson (NT Live: Jane Eyre) directs this wondrously inventive production, a co-production with Bristol Old Vic theatre.

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Logan
Movie night!

  June 10, 2017, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X somewhere on the Mexican border. However, Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.

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Join us on this 200th anniversary of the Bicycle for an evening of bike films from around the world! Proceeds from this event will go towards: World Bicycle Relief & KidSport (Bow Valley).

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The Salesman
Foreign Films at artsPlace!

  June 13, 2017, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Salesman takes an ambitiously complex look at thought-provoking themes, and the well-acted results prove another consistently absorbing entry in writer-director Asghar Farhadi's distinguished filmography. This film won the Oscar for the Best Foreign Film.

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To coincide with a glorious new exhibition at the National Gallery of London, this film offers a full and fresh biography of Michelangelo who, with Leonardo, is considered one of the greatest artists of the Renaissance – and perhaps of all time.

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The Waterwalker Film Festival is an annual film tour that showcases the best paddlesports films of the year. Come join us for a night of celebrating the start of paddling season!

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Wreck City: an Epilogue for 809
Monthly Documentary Series

  June 27, 2017, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

WRECK CITY: An Epilogue for 809 is a documentary about a ground breaking art experiment where 150 DIY artists rebuilt a city block full of houses, slated for demolition in Calgary Alberta, into an art, installation, and performance village.

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This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott.

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Two parts in this four-part documentary series. Native people share ecological wisdom and spiritual reverence while battling a utilitarian view of land in the form of government megaprojects, consumer culture, and resource extraction as well as competing religions and climate change.

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This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott.

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Standing on Sacred Ground Pt. 3 + 4
Monthly Documentary Series

  August 29, 2017, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Two parts in this four-part documentary series. Native people share ecological wisdom and spiritual reverence while battling a utilitarian view of land in the form of government megaprojects, consumer culture, and resource extraction as well as competing religions and climate change.

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