The Cinematheque (Vancouver, BC) Starts Friday, December 9, 2016 Mayfair Theatre (Ottawa, ON) Starts Friday, December 9, 2016 Regina Public Film Library (Regina, SK) Starts Saturday, December 24, 2016 Stittsville Rotary International Film Series (Stittsville, ON) January 23, 2017 Milton Film Festival, (Milton, ON) January 27 - 29, 2017 Broadway Theatre (Saskatoon, SK) January 28 - Feb 9, 2107 Oakville Monday Night @ the Movies (Oakville, ON) January 30, 2017 Port Alberni Film Circuit (Port Alberni, BC) February 26, 2017 Fernie District Arts Council (Fernie, BC) March 5, 2017 Friday Flicks (Quadra Island, BC) Friday, March 17, 2016 The Reel Thing Film Series (Richmond Hill, ON) - Film Circuit March 20, 2017 Friends of the Spruce Grove Public Library (Film Circuit), Spruce Grove, AB May 11, 2017
PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA / CANADA - 2016 - 80 MIN - FEATURE - IN MANDARIN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES A FILM BY JOHNNY MA FEATURING: CHEN GANG, NAI AN, WANG HONGWEI, ZHANG ZEBIN, LUO XUE'ER
In Johnny Ma’s thrilling debut feature, a Chinese taxi driver finds himself plunged into a Kafkaesque nightmare where no good deed goes unpunished. Beginning as a gritty social-realist drama before u-turning into a blood-drenched noir, Old Stone follows the repercussions of a car accident in a society where life is cheap and compassion is ruinously expensive.
TIFF Bell Lightbox (Toronto, ON) Starts Friday, December 9, 2016
Fri Dec 9, Q&A with Jamie Kennedy - Renowned Canadian Chef
Sat Dec 10, Q&A with Claudia McNeilly - National Post Restaurant Columnist
The Loft (Coburg, ON) Starts Friday, December 9, 2016 Bytowne Cinema (Ottawa, ON) January 4 - 8, 2017 Winnipeg Cinematheque (Winnipeg, MB) Jan 5 - 13, 2017 The Cinematheque (Vancouver, BC) January 26 - February 2, 2017 Cinecenta (Victoria, BC) February 7 + 8, 2017 RPL Film Theatre (Regina, SK) February 16 - 19, 2017
1985 - 115 MINUTES - JAPAN - 1.85:1 A FILM BY JUZO ITAMI
Juzo Itami’s rapturous “ramen western” returns to U.S. screens for the first time in decades, in a new 4K restoration. The tale of an enigmatic band of ramen ronin who guide the widow of a noodle shop owner on her quest for the perfect recipe, Tampopo serves up a savory broth of culinary adventure seasoned with offbeat comedy sketches and the erotic exploits of a gastronome gangster. Sweet, sexy, surreal, and mouthwatering, Tampopo remains one of the most delectable examples of food on film.
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema (Toronto, ON) Starts Friday, December 9, 2016
Advance screening Tues Dec 13, Q&A with Kirsten Johnson - Filmmaker
Vancity Theatre (Vancouver, BC) Sunday, January 1, 2017 Cinecenta (Victoria, BC) January 11 + 12, 2017 Metro Cinema (Edmonton, AB) January 13 - 18, 2017 Fundy Film Society (Wolfville, NS) January 25, 2017 RPL Film Theatre (Regina, SK) Thursday, February 2 - 5, 2017
2016 - USA - 102 MINUTES - COLOUR A FILM BY KIRSTEN JOHNSON
What does it mean to film another person? How does it affect that person - and what does it do to the one who films?
Revue Cinema (Toronto, ON) - Facebook Event December 17, 27 + 29, 2016 Q&A with original cast member Yannick Bisson (Murdoch Mysteries) and Jack Blum (writer). Loft, The (Coburg, ON) January 13 - 19, 2017
CANADA – 2015 – 95 MIN – COLOUR - DOCUMENTARY - IN ENGLISH A FILM BY PAUL SHAPIRO FEATURING: MEGAN FOLLOWS, RICK MORANIS, GAIL YOUNGS
When a young girl wants to join her high school's hockey team as goalie, she meets with resistence, but also gets support, especially from the star forward of the team.
Milton Film Festival, (Milton, ON) January 27 - 29, 2017 Columbia Valley Arts Council (Invermere, BC) February 14, 2017 Kingston Canadian Film Festival (Kingston, ON) March 2 - 5, 2017 Showcase Cinema (Rocky Mountain House, AB) March 8, 2017 TIFF Bell Lightbox (Toronto, ON) Starts March 17, 2017 The Cinematheque (Vancouver, BC) Starts March 17, 2017 Globe Cinema (Calgary, AB) Starts March 17, 2017 Princess Cinema (Waterloo, ON) Starts March 24, 2017 Brock University Film Series (Catharines, ON) March 29, 2017 Broadway Theatre (Saskatoon, SK) April 1 - 5, 2017 Quinte Film Alternative (Belleville, Ontario) June 7, 2017
CANADA – 2016 - BLACK AND WHITE - 84 MINUTES A FILM BY BRUCE MCDONALD WRITTEN BY DANIEL MACIVOR FEATURING: ALLAN HAWCO, MOLLY DUNSWORTH, JULIA SARAH STONE AND DYLAN AUTHORS
It’s the summer of 1976 and 15 year-old Kit (Dylan Authors), bored and restless, is dreaming of a more glamorous life in the big city, away from the small town where he lives with his Dad (Allan Hawco) and grandmother (Cathy Jones). Enlisting the help of his girlfriend Alice (Julia Sara Stone), they hitchhike towards a new home with his glamorous, artistic mother Laura (Molly Parker). As Kit and Alice reach their final destination their relationship is tested as Kit approaches a realization that will change his life forever.