- Iranian Cinema: Untaken PathsThu, Mar 22 / 7 pmLegendary feminist filmmaker, Tahmineh Milani, is no stranger to stories of marital struggles for women. Untaken Paths, her fourteenth feature, tells the story of a young woman in love, who marries against the wishes of her family. She is challenged when her nascent marriage is thrown into trouble because of the couple's roots in different social strata.
- Geek GirlsWed, Mar, 21 / 7 pmGeek Girls is the first feature-length documentary exploring the hidden half of fan culture: nerdy women. Filmmaker Gina Hara tells a great story, delving into a world of professional gamers, cute dresses, fake names, and death threats; she follows her subjects through the exhilaration of newfound community.
Thu & Fri , Mar 22 & 23 / 9 pm
Sat, Mar 24 / 3 pm & 9 pm
Sun, Mar 25 / 3 pm
Thu, Mar 29 / 9:30 pm
- Last Men in AleppoFri, Mar 23 / 7 pmA 2018 Academy Award nominee for Best Documentary and winner of the Grand Jury Documentary prize at the Sundance Film Festival, Syrian filmmaker Firas Fayyad’s breathtaking work follows the efforts of the internationally recognized White Helmets who are the first to rush towards military strikes and attacks in the hope of saving lives in ravaged Syria.
Sat & Sun, Mar 24 & 25 / 5 pm & 7 pm
Wed, Mar 28 / 7 pm
Fri, Mar 30 / 9:30 pm
- Alliance Française du Manitoba is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to teaching and promoting French and its diverse culture. For the the 4th time, the Alliance Française’s French Film Festival will give Winnipeggers the opportunity to see a diverse selection of French feature-length movies. This year, it will showcase the best of French comedies.