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   Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
Tickling Giants

This evocative film tells the story of Dr. Bassem Youssef, who left his job as a heart surgeon to become a late-night comedian. Youssef finds creative, non-violent ways to protect free speech and fight a president who abuses his power. With Jon Stewart.

Directed by Sara Taksler (2016).

Get your tickets for Bassem Youssef: The Joke Is Mightier than the Sword LIVE on July 26 at 7:30pm in the Harbourfront Centre Theatre.

"An ebullient ode to freedom … Terrific movie."Variety




Sunday, July 29
Studio Theatre
235 Queens Quay West
Media PartnerCBC Toronto
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