GEMS: Golden Ears Movie Series
GOLDEN EARS MOVIE SERIES with Fred Armstrong
The Golden Ears Movies Series, featuring new and encore selections from the Toronto International Film Festival’s Film Circuit, will welcome Fred Armstrong, host and film-buff extraordinaire, along with special guests, for post-screening conversations and complimentary refreshments. Experience film in a whole new way in the comfort of our state of the art Mainstage Theatre.
Mainstage | General Seating | $14
The Other Side of Hope – Mon Sept 24, 2018 | Comedy
The stories of two itinerant protagonists intertwine as a poker-playing restaurateur and former traveling salesman befriends a group of refugees newly arrived to Finland, in this funny, heartwarming story about the Syrian refugee crisis.
Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World – Mon Nov 26, 2018 | Documentary, Music
This Sundance Award-winner illuminates a missing chapter in American music history – the Indigenous influence – through the story of Native American guitar pioneer, Link Wray. Appearances by Martin Scorsese, Quincy Jones, Steven Tyler, Steven Van Zandt, Iggy Pop, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Slash, and more make this a must-see for rock and roll history lovers.
Porcupine Lake – Mon Jan 28, 2019 | Drama, Romance
A northern Ontario teen, facing the realities of growing-up, meets a brash new friend who helps her find her courage. But being brave has a price, especially when it means making a difficult choice.
The Breadwinner – Mon Feb 25, 2019 | Animation, Drama, Family
From executive producer Angelina Jolie and the Academy Award-winning animators of Cartoon Saloon, this feature tells the story of Parvana, a 12-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan, secretly puts everything at stake for her family, risking discovery only to try to find a glimmer of hope.
The Trip to Spain – Mon Mar 25, 2019 | Comedy, Drama
After jaunts through northern England and Italy, actors Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon embark on another deliciously deadpan culinary road trip to Spain, sampling gastronomic offerings between rounds of their hilariously off-the-cuff banter.