"Finest film series on the island. No ads, no trailers, just fantastic independent, alternative or foreign language films.”
Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke star in the true story of Maud Lewis, who overcame juvenile rheumatoid arthritis to become one of Canada’s premier folk artists.
Can/Ire, 2016 | 115 min
Beatriz at Dinner
Director Miguel Arteta and writer Mike White reunite for what has been called “the first dramatic comedy that’s an explicit and provocative allegory of the Age of Trump.”
USA, 2017 | 83 mins.
This period piece tells the tale of a torrid romance between a painter and a beautiful, young married woman at the height of tulip mania in 17th-century Amsterdam.
UK/USA, 2017 | 107 mins.
Rumble: The Indians who Rocked the World
With a focus on rock ’n’ roll, blues, and jazz , this award-winning documentary tells the fascinating history of Indigenous contribution to popular music of the last century.
Canada, 2017 | 103 mins.
A funny, heartfelt story about the Syrian refugee crisis from Aki Kaurismäki, the Finnish master of deadpan comedy.
Finland / Germany | 2017 | 101 minutes Finnish, English, Arabic
Fiercely independent 90-year-old atheist Lucky finds himself thrust into a late-in-life journey of self-exploration.
Dirtected by John Carroll Lynch
USA | 88 minutes | 2017 |
Director Agnes Varda and artist JR travel to villages in France, producing epic-sized portraits of the locals.
France | 2017
Annette Bening stars in this memoir by British actor Peter Turner, that recounts his romance with Gloria Grahame.
United Kingdom | 105 minutes | 2016 | 14A | Canadian Premiere
This beautifully animated feature produced by Angelina Jolie tells the extraordinary story of an Afghan girl who disguises herself as a boy.
USA | 2017 | 94 mins.
A devoted wife and mother is forced to reassess her reverence for her husband after she finds a woman’s thong in his laundry.
Canada | 2017 | 94 mins.