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13th (7pm, 24th February 2017)

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay explores the history of racial inequality in the United States, focusing on the fact that the nation's prisons are disproportionately filled with African-Americans. The title of Ava DuVernay's extraordinary and galvanizing…
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Before the Flood (3 pm, 24th February 2017)

A look at how climate change affects our environment and what society can do to prevent the demise of endangered species, ecosystems and native communities across the planet. Before the Flood captures a three-year personal journey alongside…
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You've Been Trumped (25th February 2017)

In this David and Goliath story for the 21st century, a group of proud Scottish homeowners take on a celebrity tycoon. At stake is one of Britain's very last stretches of wilderness. In a land swimming with golf courses, Trump is going to…

INEQUALITY FOR ALL

Friday February 27, 7pm 2013 - 89 minutes Directed by Jacob Kornbluth Trailer INEQUALITY FOR ALL examines widening income inequality in the United States. The film is presented by American economist, author and professor Robert…

SALMON CONFIDENTIAL

February 28, Saturday Morning, 10 AM 2013 - 71 minutes Directed by Twyla Roscovitch Trailer SALMON CONFIDENTIAL portrays the government cover-up of what is killing BC's wild salmon. When biologist Alexandra Morton discovers salmon…

JUST EAT IT

February 28, Saturday Afternoon, 1:30 PM 2014 - 75 minutes Directed by Grant Baldwinn Trailer Filmmakers and food lovers Jen and Grant dive into the issue of waste from farm, through retail, all the way to the back of their own…

FORKS OVER KNIVES

February 28, Saturday Afternoon, 3:15 PM 2011 - 90 minutes Directed by Lee Fulkerson Trailer What has happened to us? Despite the most advanced medical technology in the world, we are sicker than ever by nearly every measure.…

TO THIS DAY

February 28, Saturday Evening, 7 PM 2013 - 10 minutes Spoken word artist Shane Koyczan TO THIS DAY is a poem about bullying and survival by internationally renowned spoken word artist, poet and author Shane Koyczan. It explores…

PETER, PAUL AND MARY - CARRY IT ON

February 28, Saturday Evening, 7:15 PM 2004 - 80 minutes Directed by Jim Brown Trailer Few if any acts that emerged from the early '60s folk music boom enjoyed the popular acclaim and lasting impact of Peter, Paul and Mary. With…

Crossroads: Labor Pains of a New Worldview

February 28, Friday evening, 7 PM 2013 - 64 minutes Directed by Joseph Ohayon Crossroads: Labor Pains of a New Worldview is a documentary exploring the depths of the current human condition and the emergence of a worldview that is…

Spoil

March 1, Saturday morning, 10 am 2011 - 44 minutes Directed by Trip Jennings The Enbridge Inc. Northern Gateway Pipelines project will transport heavy bitumen crude to the Pacific Coast, threatening the Great Bear Rainforest, whose…

Elemental

March 1, Saturday morning, 11:30 am 2013 - 92 minutes Directed by Gayatri Roshan and Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee Elemental tells the story of three individuals united by their deep connection with nature and driven to confront some…

You Should've Stayed At Home

March 1, Saturday afternoon, 2 pm 2011 - 55 minutes Presented by Gillian Findlay Gillian Findlay presents a revealing new street-level perspective of what happened when thousands of police were deployed in downtown Toronto and instructed…

Shift Change

March 1, Saturday afternoon, 3:30 pm 2012 - 69 minutes Produced by Mark Dworkin and Melissa Young SHIFT CHANGE tells the little known stories of employee owned businesses that compete successfully in today’s economy while providing…

Searching For Sugarman

March 1, Saturday evening, 7 pm 2012 - 86 minutes Directed by Malik Bendjelloul Searching for Sugar Man is a documentary film directed by Malik Bendjelloul, which details the efforts of two Cape Town fans in the late 1990s, Stephen…

The Four Horsemen

February 22, Friday Evening, 7 PM 2012 97 minutes Directed by Ross Ashcroft Four Horsemen is the debut feature from director Ross Ashcroft which reveals the fundamental flaws in the economic system which have brought our civilization…

David Versus Monsanto

February 23, Saturday Morning, 10 AM 2009 - 65 minutes Produced by Bertraam Verhaag Monsanto has long been trying to establish control over the seeds of the plants that produce food for the world. They have patented a number of genetically…

Haiti: Where Did The Money Go?

February 23, Saturday Morning, 11:30 AM 2012 - 55 minutes Directed by Michele Mitchell Two years after a magnitude-7.0 earthquake struck Haiti killing hundreds of thousands, more than a half-million Haitians are still sleeping under…

Future of Public Health Care

February 23, Saturday Afternoon, 2:00 PM 2012 - 55 minutes The Council of Canadians Documents the now famous Town Hall meeting held on January 16th, 2012 calling for a renewed and strengthened Federal-Provincial 2014 Health Accord.…

On the Line

February 23, Saturday Afternoon, 3:30 PM 2011 - 65 minutes Directed by Frank Wolf The Northern Gateway Pipeline Project is a proposal by Calgary’s Enbridge Corporation to construct a 1,170 kilometre oil pipeline from Bruderheim,…

Oil in Eden

February 23, Saturday Afternoon, 4:35 PM 2011 - 17 minutes Produced by Damien Gillis The plan is to pump over half a million barrels a day of unrefined bitumen from the Alberta Tar Sands over the Rockies, through the heartland of…