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CP On Demand Films for International Women's Day

Posted by network on Thursday, March 04, 2021

From Indigenous Lenca and Garifuna resistance in Honduras and the armed vigilante Gulabi Gang fighting femicide in India, to the pharmaceutical industry's commodification of the female orgasm ...

Ethiopia Then and Now - Tamara Dawit and special guests

Posted by network on Wednesday, March 03, 2021

By unpacking family and national history, ETHIOPIA THEN AND NOW explored the responsibility of narrative construction in documentary film, literary writing, journalism, and historical scholarship.

Ethiopia Then and Now - Tamara Dawit and special guests

Posted by network on Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Join us for a live-stream conversation with director Tamara Dawit (FINDING SALLY), Elleni Centime Zeleke (Columbia University) and Rebecca Fisseha (Daughters of Silence), and Hannah Giorgis (The Atlantic).

Ariel Nasr's THE MOSQUE: A COMMUNITY'S STRUGGLE

Posted by network on Tuesday, January 19, 2021

THE MOSQUE: A COMMUNITY'S STRUGGLE by filmmaker Ariel Nasr offers a vital glimpse at the resilience of a Muslim community in Ste-Foy, Québec in the aftermath of January 29th, 2017 ...

Land and Memory: From Gitksan Nation to Eastern Anatolia

Posted by network on Tuesday, January 05, 2021

Our On Demand titles this month feature two stories of displacement, settlement and generational memory in Nettie Wild's BLOCKADE and Hale Güzin Kızılaslan's THE RETURN.

CP On Demand: Top 10 for 2020

Posted by network on Wednesday, December 09, 2020

Cinema Politica continues to bring you inspiring independent documentaries available through CP On Demand, and we’ve compiled a brief list of our top screened films this year from our streaming platforms!
Cinema Politica is proud to present an exclusive online premiere of OUR DANCE OF REVOLUTION by director Phillip Pike, essential viewing on queer Black history and organizing in Canada.

DISCUSSION ON GENTRIFICATION WITH LULU WEI

Posted by concordia on Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Cinema Politica Concordia hosted a discussion on gentrification and displacement, urban redevelopment, and affordable housing with Lulu Wei, the director of THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE THIS PLACE, ANYPLACE.

Memories of Genocide in Burma and Indonesia

Posted by network on Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Denial, silence and memory bring together two of our On Demand films this month, depicting the stories of survivors who have overcome the most violent human rights atrocities in Burma and Indonesia.

Holiday Subscription Discount: Free 60 Day Trial

Posted by network on Thursday, November 19, 2020

The best holiday discount on the best in independent political film: get a 60-day free trial when you subscribe!

SWEET CRUDE released in memory of Ken Saro-Wiwa

Posted by network on Monday, November 09, 2020

SWEET CRUDE is released in commemoration of author and environmental activist Ken Saro-Wiwa, who was executed by hanging on November 10, 1995 ...

CAMFRANGLAIS Wins the CP 2019 Audience Choice Award

Posted by network on Monday, October 26, 2020

CAMFRANGLAIS, a futuristic story about linguistic sovereignty, melds streams of Indigenous futurism with Afrofuturism to imagine a not-so-distant world in 2117 ...

CP Pandemic Playlist Vol 2: Health and Community Care

Posted by network on Wednesday, October 21, 2020

From front-line workers caring for those infected, to those working with grieving loved ones, to those providing crucial services – care has never been so urgent, nor so integral ...
On this World Food Day, we thought it worth highlighting the ongoing violation of sovereign Mi'kmaq fishing rights in Nova Scotia.

Our Engaged Community: Beyond the Screen!

Posted by network on Thursday, October 15, 2020

Reconfiguring our activities, CP Network remains engaged in educating and mobilizing our communities around political documentaries and their subjects well beyond the screen!
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