New World Documentaries

Punjabi Cinema: Toxification

New World Documentaries
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Punjabi Cinema: Toxification
Mon, Jan 27 / 7 pm
Toxification tells the story of the plight of the Punjabi farmers. The north Indian state of Punjab was said to have produced enough food to feed the entire country during the Green Revolution. However, the overuse of chemicals introduced to enhance production has poisoned the water with carcinogens and created an infertile soil addicted to chemicals. As the land is dependent, so are more and more farmers becoming addicted to drugs, which help them to work longer hours in the fields.

Restoration Tuesdays: Daguerréotypes

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Restoration Tuesdays: Daguerréotypes
Tue, Feb 4 / 3 pm
Tue, Feb 11 / 7 pm
Tue, Feb 18 / 9 pm
Tue, Feb 25 / 3 pm
Sat, Feb 29 / 5 pm
This classic documentary from Agnès Varda is an intimate portrait of the small shops and  shopkeepers of the Rue Daguerre in Paris, a picturesque street that was the filmmaker’s home for more than 50 years. The late Agnés Varda (1928-2019) …

Restoration Tuesdays: The Gleaners and I

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Restoration Tuesdays: The Gleaners and I
Tue, Feb 4 / 9 pm
Tue, Feb 11 / 3 pm
Tue, Feb 25 / 7 pm & 9 pm
Sat, Feb 29 / 7 pm
Sandrine Bonnaire won the Best Actress César for her portrayal of the defiant young drifter Mona, found frozen to death in a ditch at the beginning of Vagabond. Agnès Varda pieces together Mona’s story through flashbacks told by those who …

Varda by Agnès

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Varda by Agnès
Fri & Sat, Feb 7 & 8 / 7 pm
Sun, Feb 9 / 5 pm
Wed, Feb 12 / 9 pm
Thu, Feb 13 / 7 pm
Sat, Feb 29 / 2:30 pm
The final film from the late, beloved Agnès Varda is a characteristically playful, profound, and personal summation of the director’s own brilliant career. At once impish and wise, she acts as our spirit guide on a free-associative tour through her …

Cabin Fever: All the Time in the World

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Cabin Fever: All the Time in the World
Sun, Feb 9 / 3 pm
Free Admission!
In search of a new perspective, a family leaves the comforts of home to live in the remote Yukon wilderness for the long northern winter. The parents leave their jobs and take their three children, ages 10, 8 and 4, and spend nine months living in a small cabin with no road access, no electricity, no running water, and no internet, no TV, no phone and, most importantly, no clocks or watches. Will they survive ?
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Parasite

Thu, Jan 2 / 7 pm
Fri, Jan 3 / 9 pm
Sat, Jan 4 / 5 pm & 9:15 pm
Sun, Jan 5 / 7 pm
Wed & Thu, Jan 8 & 9 / 9 pm

ADDED SCREENINGS:
Mon, Jan 13 / 7 pm & 9:30 pm
Sun, Jan 19 / 12 pm
Mon, Jan 20 / 7 pm & 9:30 pm
Sat, Jan 25 / 12 pm
Sun, Jan 26 / 12 pm
Sat 25

Canada’s Top Ten: Murmur

Thu & Fri, Jan 23 & 24 / 7 pm
Sat, Jan 25 / 2:30 pm
Sun, Jan 26 / 5 pm
Wed, Jan 29 / 7 pm
Sat 25

Canada’s Top Ten: Antigone

Fri, Jan 24 / 9 pm
Sat, Jan 25 / 4:30 pm
Sun, Jan 26 / 7 pm
Sun 26

Survivor Screenings: The Tale

Sat, Jan 25 / 7 pm
Sun 26

Canada’s Top Ten: Matthias & Maxime

Sat, Jan 25 / 9:30 pm
Wed, Jan 29 / 9 pm
Fri, Jan 31 / 9:30 pm
Sat, Feb 1 / 4:30 pm

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