- 100 Short StoriesThu, May 25 / 7 pmFighting the oil and gas interests in Cape Breton while trying to launch a wind energy project in Nova Scotia, Neal Livingston and his passionately engaged film have enough material for many short stories -maybe 100. He will introduce this story about predatory Capitalism, renewable energy, stopping the frackers, and contemporary life in Atlantic Canada.
- David Lynch: The Art LifeFri, May 19 / 9:30 pmThe legendary director of Blue Velvet, Mulholland Drive and Eraserhead, David Lynch takes us on an intimate journey through the formative years of his life. From his idyllic upbringing in small-town America, to the dark streets of Philadelphia, we follow Lynch as he traces the events that have helped to shape one of cinema's most enigmatic directors.
Sat, May 20 / 9 pm
Sun, May 21 / 7 pm
Thu - Sat, May 25 - 27 / 9 pm
Sun, May 28 / 7 pm
- The ApologyFri & Sat, May 26 & 27 / 7 pmIn recognition of Asian Heritage Month, the Cinematheque presents The Apology, one of the most powerful documentaries in recent memory. The film tells the story of three women- Grandma Gil in South Korea, Grandma Cao in China, and Grandma Adela in the Philippines who were amongst over 200,000 girls and women who were forced into sexual slavery. Deeply moving.
Sun, May 28 / 3 pm