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cinema politica Fredericton

established September 2007

previously screened

Whose Streets?
Red Power: Standing Rock Part 2
Sacred Water: Standing Rock Part 1
100 Short Stories
This Changes Everything
The Price of Peace
Fascism Inc.
Green: Death of the Forests

about cinema politica Fredericton

Cinema Politica Fredericton screens weekly documentaries to inform and engage audiences on important socio-political, cultural, environmental and economic issues. The films will take us to places such as Afghanistan, Palestine, Haiti, Guatemala and indigenous territories in this country where Canadian policies are leaving an impact worthy of deeper critical examination, analysis and discussion.

The films will be screened on Fridays during the university semesters at 7:00 PM and will be followed by a discussion at approximately 8:30 PM. The films are free. Donations are encouraged to cover screening costs and to fund local organizing efforts committed to positive social change. All are welcome.

upcoming screenings

Sep 07
07:00 pm
Alanis Obomsawin / CA / 1984 / 45 '
This investigation into the history-making raids of the Restigouche Reserve is a powerful film that puts justice on trial.
Sep 21
07:00 pm
Santiago Bertolino / CA / 2017 / 98 '
De l’Égypte à la Turquie et à l’Irak, en passant par Israël et la Palestine, le documentaire montre les hauts et les bas d’un nouveau journalisme en action.
Oct 12
07:00 pm
Alexandre Gingras / CA / 2014 / 23 '
A political video remix on the references to offshore accounts in the arts and a call to public mobilization against the complacency of current legislation.
Oct 26
07:00 pm
Alanis Obomsawin / CA / 2014 / 85 '
A powerful portrayal of the indigeneous community's struggle to retain treaty rights and protect their land.
Nov 23
07:00 pm
Susan Avingaq & Marie-Hélène Cousineau / CA / 2014 / 76 '
A quiet meditation on the devastation of Inuit suicide, SOL confronts the legacy of colonization and urgently demands justice for Canada's Indigenous Peoples.

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