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    Canadian and World Cinema

UPCOMING
  • Jean-Pierre Melville: Bob le flambeur
    Jean-Pierre Melville: Bob le flambeur
    Thu, Jan 24 / 7 pm
    Sun, Jan 27 / 5 pm
    As the neon is extinguished for another dawn, an aging gambler navigates the treacherous world of pimps, moneymen, and naive associates while plotting one last score—the heist of the Deauville casino.
  • Canada's Top Ten: Edge of the Knife (SGaawaay K’uuna)
    Canada's Top Ten: Edge of the Knife (SGaawaay K’uuna)
    Thu & Fri, Jan 24 & 25 / 9 pm
    Sat, Jan 26 / 5 pm & 9 pm
    On the remote islands of Haida Gwaii, off the west coast of British Columbia, in the 1800's, two extended families re-unite at their annual summer fishing camp. Soon conflict between a charismatic young nobleman, Adiits’ii, and his best friend Kwa, tears their interwoven families apart. Now while the community hopes to restore Adiits’ii’s humanity, Kwa wrestles with his deepest desire - revenge.
  • The Great Buster
    The Great Buster
    Sat, Jan 19 / 3 pm & 7 pm
    Sun, Jan 20 / 5 pm
    Wed, Jan 23 / 7 pm
    Fri, Jan 25 / 7 pm
    Sun, Feb 3 / 5 pm
    A beautiful cinematic love letter to the greatest of all silent-era comedians, Buster Keaton. Through well-curated film clips from Keaton’s seemingly bottomless résumé of shorts and features, we get a front row seat to the miraculous bits and death-defying gags from such classic films as Steamboat Bill, Jr., The General, Sherlock Jr., and Seven Chances. Featuring interviews with Carl Reiner, Mel Brooks, Richard Lewis, Bill Hader, Dick Van Dyke, and Werner Herzog.
CINEMATHEQUE
  • The Task at Hand: Four under-celebrated blue-collar Manitoba films
    Mike Maryniuk has assembled some of his favourite films from both the Winnipeg Film Group and the Video Pool archives. He initially set out to find films about working class heroes and forgotten small town local legends. Both the film and video archives are jammed to the rafters with gems and both “Famous for Quality”. Watch it for free now! (60 min)
  • The WFG is hiring!
    The Winnipeg Film Group seeks a Full-Time Operations Manager to fulfill a new role in our organization. They will be a positive and important addition to our...
  • January/February Staff Picks
    Check out some highlights of what’s coming up at Cinematheque in January/February and download a PDF copy of the program guide.