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Monday
Feb 15
07:00 pm
Zongo, Michel K. / QA / 2014 / 89 '
Textile workers in Burkina Faso examine and resist colonial legacies and globalization in order to create a sustainable local economy.
Monday
Feb 22
07:00 pm
Pontecorvo, Gillo / IT / 1966 / 121 '
An important and notorious film regarding the anti-colonial struggle in 1950s North Africa.
Monday
Feb 29
07:00 pm
Silver, Marc / US / 2015 / 98 '
3 1/2 MINUTES chronicles the racialized murder of 17-year old Jordan Davis and the subsequent trial of the white assailant.
Monday
Mar 07
07:00 pm
Tremblay, Erica / CA / 2014 / 113 '
More than a film about queer sports and roller derby, In the Turn is a moving portrait of a trans child finding a community of acceptance and empowerment.
Monday
Mar 14
07:00 pm
Spade, Dean / US / 2015 / 56 '
Queer activists fight against the Israeli pinkwashing propaganda in their community and provide a strategic primer on intersectional social justice activism.
Monday
Mar 21
07:00 pm
Fiona Rayher & Damien Gillis / US / 2015 / 80 '
Caleb Behn is an Indigenous lawyer from BC devoted to fighting the gas fracking industry. This is his remarkable and inspiring story.
Wednesday
Mar 30
08:00 pm
Spotlight on Canadian filmmaker and activist Min Sook Lee.
Monday
Apr 04
07:00 pm
Williams, Alex / CA / 2015 / 51 '
Racist policies segregating and oppressing Indigenous peoples in Canada are exposed and interrogated by Indigenous subjects in this important historical doc.
Monday
Apr 11
07:00 pm
Vail, Pegi / US / 2014 / 79 '
This penetrating doc travels to some of the world’s top tourist destinations and exposes the dark side of all those sunny vacations.
 

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