Film

Events listing

FILM: Extraction Empire

July 8, 2015

Visit thepowerplant.org or call the Harbourfront Centre Box Office at 416.973.4000 to purchase tickets. Please note that if the event is sold out, reserved Members’ tickets that are not picked up by 6:55 PM will be released.

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Free Flicks: Raising Arizona

July 8, 2015

This summer, join us every Wednesday for an outdoor film screening by the lake! In Joel and Ethan Coen's uproarious comedy masterpiece, childless couple H.I. and Ed decide to help themselves to one of quintuplets born to unpainted furniture magnate Nathan Arizona, which leads to no end of complications.

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Electro Chaabi + Q&A with Maurice Louca

July 11, 2015

Electro Chaabi delves into the world of Egyptian hip hop, electronic and dance music, and the music's role in the Arab Spring. Cairo's wedding festival music is made over in a hyper collision of hip-hop, electro, and folk called "mahraganat," which flourishes across social classes following the revolution. A post-film-screening Q&A with Maurice Louca will be held after the film.

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Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai: The Purple Rain of the Sahara + Q&A with Mdou Moctar

July 11, 2015

Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai, starring Tuareg guitarist Mdou Moctar, is a film that showcases the Saharan Sahel region's rebellious guitar music, also known as the Desert Blues. Meet Mdou Moctar after the screening during a Q&A session.

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Free Flicks: Win Win

July 15, 2015

This summer, join us every Wednesday for an outdoor film screening by the lake! In Tom McCarthy’s third picture, a struggling lawyer and wrestling coach take in a troubled kid who turns out to be a prodigy in the ring.

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Santo vs. The Riders of Terror

July 17, 2015

Legendary masked wrestler and crime fighter El Santo takes on a gang of robbers in this 1970s Mexican cinema classic.

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Santo & Blue Demon vs. Dracula & the Wolfman

July 18, 2015

Masked Mexican wrestler and crime fighter El Santo teams up with Blue Demon to take down Dracula and the Wolfman in this classic 1973 Mexican film!

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Free Flicks: Young Frankenstein

July 22, 2015

This summer, join us every Wednesday for an outdoor film screening by the lake! Mel Brooks’ comic masterwork is a loving parody of James Whale’s classic horror movie.

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FLAUNT Flicks and House Hits

July 24-25, 2015

Come and experience the mash up of house music and visual expressions of FLAUNTS projected on screen while you dance your troubles away into the night at this outdoor party.

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Free Flicks: Stories We Tell

July 29, 2015

This summer, join us every Wednesday for an outdoor film screening by the lake! Iconic Canadian actor and filmmaker Sarah Polley turns the lens on her own family history in Stories We Tell, a documentary about her late mother Diane.

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Film: Pan! Our Music Odyssey

August 3, 2015

The convex contour of this national instrument of Trinidad and Tobago makes this film a must see.

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Free Flicks: Boy

August 5, 2015

This summer, join us every Wednesday for an outdoor film screening by the lake! New Zealand, 1984. Michael Jackson is everywhere, and a young Maori lad is about to meet the father he barely remembers. Part of Planet IndigenUS in partnership with imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival.

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