Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema (Toronto, ON) June 17, 2017 @ 9:30pm, Doors at 8pm with pre-show DJ, 2017 June 23, 2017 @ 1 pm. Screening follows Bob Dylan Lecture Revue Cinema (Toronto, ON) Starts June 17, 2017 The Loft (Cobourg, ON) Starts June 17, 2017 Cinecenta (Victoria, BC) July 11, 2017 The Cinematheque (Vancouver, BC) July 7 - 12, 2017 RPL Film Library (Regina, SK) July 13 - 16, 2017 Bytowne (Ottawa, ON) August 7 + 8, 2017
4K RESTORATION, 50TH ANNIVERSARY RELEASE USA - 1986 - 78 MINUTES - COLOUR - ENGLISH A FILM BY D.A. PENNEBAKER
On a beautiful June weekend in 1967, at the height of the Summer of Love, the first and only Monterey International Pop Festival roared forward, capturing a decade's spirit and ushering in a new era of rock and roll.
Broadway Theatre (Saskatoon, SK) June 13, 2017 Mayfair Theatre (Ottawa, ON) June 21 + 22, 2017 Princess Cinema (Waterloo, ON) July 4 +5, 2017 Globe Cinema (Calgary, AB) July 7 + 8, 2017 The Cinematheque (Vancouver, BC) July 21 - 15, 2017
166 MINUTES - SOVIET UNION - 1972 - IN RUSSIAN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES A FILM BY ANDREI TARKOVSKY
Ground control has been receiving mysterious transmissions from the three remaining residents of the Solaris space station. When cosmonaut and psychologist Kris Kelvin is dispatched to investigate, he experiences the same strange phenomena that afflict the Solaris crew, sending him on a voyage into the darkest recesses of his consciousness. With Solaris, the legendary Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky created a brilliantly original science-fiction epic that challenges our conceptions about love, truth, and humanity itself.
The Loft (Couburg, ON) Starts June 16, 2017 The Cinematheque (Vancouver, BC) July 15 - 17, 2017
1985 - COLOUR - USA - 96 MINUTES - IN ENGLISH A FILM BY DONNA DEITCH
Based on Jane Rule’s novel Desert of the Heart (1964), Donna Deitch’s narrative feature debut centres on a burgeoning lesbian romance between libertine casino worker Cay Rivvers (Patricia Charbonneau) and repressed university professor Vivian Bell (Helen Shaver) in Reno, Nevada in the late 1950s, a climate wherein being queer was...complicated.
Bytowne (Ottawa, ON) July 2 - 5, 2017 RPL Film Library (Regina, SK) July 6 - 9, 2017 Ted Rogers Hot Docs Cinema (Toronto, ON) Starts July 14, 2017
2017 - 75 MINUTES A FILM BY BY ALI WEINSTIEN EXECUTIVE PRODUCER RON MANN
A feature documentary about the powerful allure of a universal myth. MERMAIDS immerses audiences in a world where fantasies come to life. Following the stories of five extraordinary tail-donning women who are part of a growing "mermaiding" subculture. Audiences voyage between mermaid theme parks, conventions, tail-making studios, and deep into the ocean where escaping reality and transforming into the empowered icon of the mermaid is possible.