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    Canadian and World Cinema

  • Menorca
    Thu & Fri, Apr 20 & 21 / 7 pm
    Sat, Apr 22 / 3 pm
    Sun, Apr 23 / 7 pm
    Wed, Apr 26 / 7 pm
    Sat, Apr 29 / 3 pm
    Sun, Apr 30 / 3 pm & 7 pm
    A hit at the recent Whistler Film Festival, this Winnipeg feature is the story of Claire, a suburban mother who is restless and wants to escape her home life. She runs off to get away but is abandoned by her son. To win back his affection, she decides to carry a small rock half way around the world to its place of origin on a Mediterranean island.
  • McDonald at the Movies: A Shot in the Dark
    McDonald at the Movies: A Shot in the Dark
    Thu, Apr 27 / 7 pm
    Comedian Kevin McDonald introduces this classic Peter Sellers comedy. When a murder occurs at a millionaire's country estate (where everyone seems to be having an affair), Inspector Clouseau (Peter Sellers) is sent to investigate. The obvious suspect is the maid Maria (Elke Sommer), who is found in possession of the murder weapon.
  • Dark Night
    Dark Night
    Thu, Apr 20 / 9:15
    Fri & Sat, Apr 21 & 22 / 9 pm
    Thu - Sat, Apr 27 - 29 / 9 pm
    A haunting, artfully understated critique of American gun culture, loosely based on the 2012 massacre in Aurora, Colorado which took place during a multiplex screening of The Dark Knight Rises.
  • FM Youth DVD available now!
    Stéphane Oystryk's feature film, FM Youth, is a look at being young and French in Western Canada. Available for purchase online, at the Cinematheque...
  • Matthew Rankin to screen at Cannes!
    The WFG is ecstatic and proud to announce that Winnipeg filmmaker Matthew Rankin and his short film The Tesla World Light, produced at the National...
  • May/June Staff Picks
    Check out some highlights of what’s coming up at Cinematheque in May/June and download a PDF copy of the program guide.