- Jazz Film Fest: Lady Be Good: Instrumental Women in JazzWed, Jun 20 / 7 pmLady Be Good captures the lost stories of female jazz musicians (instrumentalists in jazz from the early 1920s to the 1970s) with provocative and often humorous interviews with women musicians, big band leaders, jazz authors and historians.
Sat & Sun, Jun 23 & 24 / 3 pm
- Jazz Film Fest: Rain the Colour of Blue with a Little Red in ItThu, Jun 21 / 9 pmTuareg guitarist Mdou Moctar stars in his first film, a revolutionary story of guitars, motorcycles, cellphones – and the music of a new generation. Riding into Agadez on his purple motorcycle, real life Tuareg guitarist Mdou Moctar must battle fierce competition from jealous musicians, handle family conflicts, endure the trials of love, and overcome his biggest rival – himself.
Sat, Jun 23 / 5 pm
Wed, Jun 27 / 7 pm
- FanQuest: CubeSat, Jun 23 / 7 pmWinner of Best Canadian Feature at the 1997 TIFF Festival, Cube is one of the best sci-fi cult films ever made in Canada. Seven strangers (including Nicole de Boer) wake up in a prison constructed of cube like cells which seem to be constantly reconfiguring in some mysterious pattern. They try to figure out why they are there, what exactly the cube structure is and then eventually how to get out. Introduced by Nicole de Boer.