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Cinema Politica is thrilled to welcome our two newest local chapters—Cinéthique Montmorency, and Friends of Clayoquot Sound—to the network!
The roundtable discussion Cultural Representation in the Media Arts, Ethics and Freedom of Expression held on March 16th, 2016 at Concordia University was web-cast and the video is now online.

Jason O’Hara’s RHYTHMS OF RESISTANCE on VOD

Posted by network on Wednesday, March 16, 2016

RHYTHMS OF RESISTANCE explores the role of music as a community-rallying tool against police brutality in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro - and now you can watch it with Cinema Politica VOD.
On March 16, a special roundtable on cultural representation and Indigeneity will take place in Montreal, and will also be livestreamed.

Min Sook Lee wins CP’s 2016 Alanis Obomsawin Award

Posted by network on Thursday, March 10, 2016

On March 30, 2016, Cinema Politica was privileged to award Toronto-based documentary filmmaker and activist Min Sook Lee with an award inspired by the lifework of Alanis Obomsawin.
Anna’s new article in Briarpatch Magazine reflects on her experiences in northern Alberta where the oil fracking industry shows little respect for the local indigenous communities.

New Acquisition: IN THE SHADOW OF BORDERS

Posted by network on Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Cinema Politica is proud to announce that IN THE SHADOW OF BORDERS, directed collaboratively by eight Canadian filmmakers, is now available for screenings throughout the Cinema Politica Network.
Cinema Politica is thrilled to announce the launch of our First Peoples, First Screens sidebar program. FPFS showcases contemporary Indigenous Canadian political filmmaking.

Help Us Get CP Nairobi Started

Posted by network on Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Two media makers and organizers in Nairobi are looking for a projector to help launch the first CP local in Africa.

Free screenings of early Kartemquin Films

Posted by ezra on Wednesday, January 27, 2016

The awesome folks at Kartemquin have free radical films for you for a limited time only!

New Acquisition: A SYRIAN LOVE STORY

Posted by network on Wednesday, January 27, 2016

A bold and intimate new film about love and war is CP's newest acquisition and inaugural title for our new alternative distribution efforts.

BRING SOME CHEER TO CINEMA POLITICA!

Posted by network on Tuesday, December 22, 2015

As we mark this 13th year of activities at 100 locations around the globe, we’re excited to continue building and strengthening the largest alternative documentary exhibition network in the world.
A Montreal documentary festival was at the centre of a controversy over the representation of Inuit in one of their films, and a Nunavut-based filmmaker has much to say on the topic.

Cinema Politica Partners with ROAR Magazine!

Posted by network on Sunday, December 13, 2015

Cinema Politica and ROAR Magazine are very excited to announce the launch of a Cinema Politica Freestreaming Channel on ROAR Magazine’s website.
In “Beyond the Female Gaze and Towards a Documentary Gender Equality”, Turnin reports on the discussions held during IDFA’s 2014 The Female Gaze program.
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