Films

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    May 8, 2016
     
    Gary Numan: Android In La La Land

    Canadian Premiere Gary Numan: Android In La La Land D: Steve Read, Rob Alexander | UK | 2016 | 85 min Eighties electro-pop pioneer Gary Numan has re-emerged from the wilderness—anxiety, depression and creative block in check—with a renewed love of per  More...

     
    8:30pm –
    ROYAL Get Tickets Here
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    May 8, 2016
     
    Spirit Unforgettable

    World Premiere Spirit Unforgettable D: Pete McCormack | Canada | 2016 | 86 min After a career as the captivating frontman for multi-platinum Canadian folk-rock band Spirit of the West, John Mann now faces the challenges of early onset Alzheimer’s while   More...

     
    12:30pm –
    ROYAL Get Tickets Here
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    May 8, 2016
     
    The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev

    World Premiere The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev D: Tal Barda, Noam Pinchas | Israel, France | 2016 | 74 min Meet Tajikistan’s hilarious answer to the Jackson family.  Ruling his celebrated folk music clan with an iron tambourine, the titular patriar  More...

     
    3:15pm –
    ROYAL Get Tickets Here
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    May 8, 2016
     
    Contemporary Color

    International Premiere Contemporary Color D: Bill Ross IV, Turner Ross | USA | 2016 | 96 min An extraordinary lineup of top music stars including event mastermind David Byrne of The Talking Heads, Nelly Furtado, St. Vincent and more perform live with 10   More...

     
    1:00pm –
    BLOOR Get Tickets Here
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    May 7, 2016
     
    Raving Iran

    International Premiere Raving Iran D: Susanne Regina Meures | Switzerland | 2016 | 85 min In a country where the routine “eat, sleep, rave, repeat” is an act of political dissidence, two passionately driven DJs at the heart of Iran’s illegal techno   More...

     
    7:00pm –
    TBLB3 Get Tickets Here
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    May 7, 2016
     
    I Am the Blues

    Canadian Premiere I Am the Blues D: Daniel Cross | Canada | 2016 | 106 min From smoky juke joints to spirited church halls, this musical travelogue immerses us in the heart of the American South in search of wisdom and rhythm from the last of the original  More...

     
    3:45pm –
    TBLB1 Get Tickets Here
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    May 7, 2016
     
    Strike a Pose

    Canadian Premiere Strike a Pose D: Ester Gould, Reijer Zwaan | Netherlands, Belgium | 2016 | 83 min The scene-stealing dancers from Madonna’s wildly popular concert doc Truth or Dare open up 25 years later about life after suddenly becoming queer icons   More...

     
    6:30pm –
    BLOOR Get Tickets Here
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    May 6, 2016
     
    Aim For The Roses

    World Premiere Aim For The Roses D: John Bolton | Canada | 2016 | 102 min What do a daredevil jump in a rocket-powered car, a classical double bass album and an outrageous documentary musical have in common? Not much, except insane artistic risk that eith  More...

     
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    May 6, 2016
     
    The Revolution Won’t Be Televised

    North American Premiere The Revolution Won’t Be Televised D: Rama Thiaw | Senegal, France | 2016 | 110 min Merging artistry and activism, two celebrated hip-hop artists mobilize Senegal’s frustrated citizens into a popular movement during the 2012  More...

     
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    May 6, 2016
     
    Hip-Hop Evolution

    World Premiere Hip-Hop Evolution D: Darby Wheeler | Canada | 2016 | 90 min Acclaimed Canadian rapper Shad travels to the Bronx and Harlem to talk with hip-hop’s originators and biggest stars—Kool Herc, Afrika Bambaataa and Grandmaster Flash among othe  More...

     
    9:15pm –
    BLOOR Get Tickets Here
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    May 5, 2016
     
    Hip-Hop Evolution

    World Premiere Hip-Hop Evolution D: Darby Wheeler | Canada | 2016 | 90 min Acclaimed Canadian rapper Shad travels to the Bronx and Harlem to talk with hip-hop’s originators and biggest stars—Kool Herc, Afrika Bambaataa and Grandmaster Flash among othe  More...

     
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    May 4, 2016
     
    I Am the Blues

    Canadian Premiere I Am the Blues D: Daniel Cross | Canada | 2016 | 106 min From smoky juke joints to spirited church halls, this musical travelogue immerses us in the heart of the American South in search of wisdom and rhythm from the last of the original  More...

     
    10:45am –
    TBLB2 Get Tickets Here
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    May 4, 2016
     
    The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev

    World Premiere The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev D: Tal Barda, Noam Pinchas | Israel, France | 2016 | 74 min Meet Tajikistan’s hilarious answer to the Jackson family.  Ruling his celebrated folk music clan with an iron tambourine, the titular patriar  More...

     
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    May 4, 2016
     
    Contemporary Color

    International Premiere Contemporary Color D: Bill Ross IV, Turner Ross | USA | 2016 | 96 min An extraordinary lineup of top music stars including event mastermind David Byrne of The Talking Heads, Nelly Furtado, St. Vincent and more perform live with 10   More...

     
    4:15pm –
    TBLB1 Get Tickets Here
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    May 3, 2016
     
    Raving Iran

    International Premiere Raving Iran D: Susanne Regina Meures | Switzerland | 2016 | 85 min In a country where the routine “eat, sleep, rave, repeat” is an act of political dissidence, two passionately driven DJs at the heart of Iran’s illegal techno   More...

     
    3:15pm –
    TBLB2 Get Tickets Here
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    May 3, 2016
     
    Gary Numan: Android In La La Land

    Canadian Premiere Gary Numan: Android In La La Land D: Steve Read, Rob Alexander | UK | 2016 | 85 min Eighties electro-pop pioneer Gary Numan has re-emerged from the wilderness—anxiety, depression and creative block in check—with a renewed love of per  More...

     
    12:45pm –
    TBLB1 Get Tickets Here
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    May 3, 2016
     
    I Am the Blues

    Canadian Premiere I Am the Blues D: Daniel Cross | Canada | 2016 | 106 min From smoky juke joints to spirited church halls, this musical travelogue immerses us in the heart of the American South in search of wisdom and rhythm from the last of the original  More...

     
    1:00pm –
    BLOOR Get Tickets Here
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    May 2, 2016
     
    Aim For The Roses

    World Premiere Aim For The Roses D: John Bolton | Canada | 2016 | 102 min What do a daredevil jump in a rocket-powered car, a classical double bass album and an outrageous documentary musical have in common? Not much, except insane artistic risk that eith  More...

     
    1:15pm –
    TBLB3 Get Tickets Here
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    May 2, 2016
     
    I Am the Blues

    Canadian Premiere I Am the Blues D: Daniel Cross | Canada | 2016 | 106 min From smoky juke joints to spirited church halls, this musical travelogue immerses us in the heart of the American South in search of wisdom and rhythm from the last of the original  More...

     
    4:00pm –
    TBLB2 Get Tickets Here
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    May 2, 2016
     
    Sonita

    Canadian Premiere Sonita D: Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami | Iran, Germany, Switzerland | 2015 | 90 min After her family attempts to sell her into marriage, a young Afghan refugee in Iran channels her frustrations and seizes her destiny through music. Grabbing t  More...

     
    10:00am –
    BLOOR Get Tickets Here