Film

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Free Flicks: Strange Brew

June 29, 2016

SCTV’s beloved hosers make the jump to the big screen in the most idiosyncratic adaptation of Hamlet you’ll ever see.

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Free Flicks: The Visitor

July 6, 2016

A widowed professor (Richard Jenkins) finds a young couple living in his Manhattan apartment in Spotlight writer/director McCarthy’s exquisite character study.

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Free Flicks: A Little Princess

July 13, 2016

Before Harry Potter, Children of Men and Gravity, Mexican auteur Alfonso Cuarón crafted this lovely adaptation of a children’s classic.

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Free Flicks: The Grand Seduction

July 20, 2016

Don McKellar transposes the hit Quebec comedy to Newfoundland for a low-key charmer with fine performances by Brendan Gleeson and Taylor Kitsch.

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Free Flicks: The Mighty Quinn

July 27, 2016

Denzel Washington is at his most charismatic as a Caribbean cop tracking down a childhood friend accused of murder.

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Queen Nanny: Legendary Maroon Chieftainess

July 30, 2016

This documentary film sheds light on Queen Nanny of the Jamaican Maroons – one of the most celebrated but least recognized figures in the history of resistance in the New World.

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Free Flicks: The Good Lie

August 10, 2016

Reese Witherspoon plays a key role in Philippe Falardeau’s true-life drama about Sudanese refugees resettling in America.

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Roaring Abyss (Documentary)

August 13, 2016

An immersion into the ancient and diverse sounds of Ethiopia. Roaring Abyss is a sound journey across the mountains, deserts and forests of Ethiopia that unveils its majestic cultural universe.

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Boda Boda Thieves

August 13, 2016

In this special film presentation, explore how the Boda Boda Thieves deal with the theme of corruption and the tension between traditional communal values pitted against the prevalent ideology of "dog eat dog" individualism.

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Beats of the Antonov

August 14, 2016

From Sudanese native and grassroots activist Hajooj Kuka, Beats of the Antonov is a celebration of defiant cultural expression and a unique perspective on the complex realities of a divided Sudan.

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Free Flicks: Chef

August 17, 2016

Iron Man’s Jon Favreau returns to his indie roots as a chef who opens a food truck after torpedoing his career.

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Free Flicks: Sense and Sensibility

August 24, 2016

Taiwanese director, Ang Lee, interprets the Jane Austen classic with the help of Emma Thompson, Kate Winslet, Alan Rickman and Hugh Grant.

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