• Screening the very best in
    Canadian and World Cinema

  • The Heat: A Kitchen (R)evolution
    The Heat: A Kitchen (R)evolution
    Sat, Dec 15 / 7 pm
    Sun, Dec 16 / 3 pm & 5 pm
    Wed - Fri, Dec 19 - 21 / 7 pm
    Sat, Dec 22 / 3 pm & 7 pm
    Sun, Dec 23 / 3 pm
    Director Maya Gallus introduces The Heat: A Kitchen R(e)volution which takes viewers behind-the-scenes to meet pioneers who broke through the glass ceiling of women chefs including Michelin-starred chefs Anne-Sophie Pic (a.k.a. the Dz Queen of French Cuisine) of Maison Pic in Valence, France; beloved UK star Angela Hartnett (and Gordon Ramsay’s former protégé) of Murano; and award-winning New York chef Anita Lo. We’ll also meet the hungry talents of a new generation, including Amanda Cohen of the trendy vegetarian restaurant, Dirt Candy in New York’s Lower East Side.
  • Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood
    Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood
    Fri & Sat, Dec 14 & 15 / 9:30 pm
    Sun, Dec 16 / 7 pm
    Thu & Fri, Dec 20 & 21 / 9 pm
    Sat, Dec 22 / 5 pm & 9 pm
    Sun, Dec 23 / 5 pm
    In 2012, Scotty Bowers finally spilled his secrets in the New York Times best-selling memoir ‘Full Service: My Adventures in Hollywood and the Secret Sex Lives of the Stars’, which revealed a dramatic, pre-Stonewall alternate history of Hollywood. This cinéma-vérité documentary presents eye-opening takes on icons from the Hollywood Golden Age including Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Lana Turner, Ava Gardner and many more
  • Cream of the Crap: “A Very Crappy Christmas”
    Cream of the Crap: “A Very Crappy Christmas”
    Fri, Dec 21 / 7 pm
    Our special team of cultural archaeologists has sifted through dying video stores, thrift shops and garage sales to dig up some of the worst and weirdest home video atrocities contained on black plastic relics (V.H.S.). In the vein of Secret Cinema, our film selection will be secret until the night of the screening, and will feature drinking games, trivia and live commentary from our team of tapehead VHexperts.