6 results

  • 20TH CENTURY WOMEN

    Mike Mills

    united states | 118min | canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    Three generations of bohemian women leave an indelible mark on a teenage boy in this coming of age story set in the late 70s in Southern California. Annette Bening is rumoured to have a lock on an Oscar nomination this year, but Greta Gerwig and Billy Crudup may also have shots at Best Supporting nominations.

    Special Presentation | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 7:00 PM Rainbow Theatre
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 1:00 PM Rainbow Theatre
  • THE THREE LITTLE PIGS 2

    Jean-Fran├žois Pouliot

    canada | 102min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | french | english Sub.

    Middle age has not dampened the misogynistic horniness of the three brothers from the very popular first film. One has his marriage destroyed due to his extramarital bisexual activities, while his brother quickly moves in on his ex-wife. Hilariously funny classic French farce. Highest grossing Canadian film of the year. Subtitles.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Special Presentation | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 8:00 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 4:45 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7
  • ANATOMY OF VIOLENCE

    Deepa Mehta

    canada | 93min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | hindi | english Sub.

    Deepa Mehta takes an innovative docudrama approach to analyzing the rape culture that exists in India. She specifically workshopped six character backgrounds to depict the infamous rapists of a young woman on a decommissioned bus. Grinding poverty, deep-rooted misogyny and a sense of male entitlement are explored to great effect.

    Special Presentation | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 4:30 PM Rainbow Theatre
  • LION

    Garth Davis

    australia, united kingdom, united states | 129min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | english, bengali, hindi

    A moving true story of a young boy who was separated from his family at the age of five and adopted by a Tasmanian couple. Twenty-five years later, he is haunted by the need to rediscover his lost family roots. Runner up for the People's Choice Award at TIFF and a sure-fire Oscar contender. Stars Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel and Rooney Mara.

    Special Presentation | fiction

    Friday Dec. 2 2016 6:30 PM Rainbow Theatre
    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 1:30 PM Rainbow Theatre
  • MISS SLOANE

    John Madden

    united states | 132min | canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    Rumour is that Jessica Chastain may be Oscar-bound for her role as a brilliant and ruthless lobbyist who refuses to concede any battle. Director John Madden is best known for Oscar winner SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE and the BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL movies.

    Special Presentation | fiction

    Thursday Dec. 1 2016 6:30 PM Rainbow Theatre
    Friday Dec. 2 2016 3:30 PM Rainbow Theatre
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 10:00 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7
  • TRESPASS AGAINST US

    Adam Smith

    united kingdom | 99min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    Chad Cutler (Michael Fassbender) is a member of a notorious band of outlaws led by his brutish Dad (Brendan Gleeson). He hopes his children will escape the family lifestyle and reputation, but breaking away from family is not easy, as Gramps is a sociopath who revels in giving his grandchildren criminal life lessons.

    Special Presentation | fiction

    Friday Dec. 2 2016 9:30 PM Rainbow Theatre
    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 10:30 AM Rainbow Theatre