SJIWFF28 presents: CBC Friday Night Shorts

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7pm

Fantassút: Rain on the Border – Federica Foglia
Casey – Cody Westman
He Who Dances on Wood – Jessica Beshir
I Like Girls – Diane Obomsawin
The Great Atikamekw Lady – Élisa Moar, Sipi Flamand

Avon Ladies Rural Style – Rhonda Buckley
Handmade – Christina Ienna
Home Sewn – Morgan Jones
Game – Christina Ienna

Screening will be followed by […]

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SJIWFF28 presents: Late Feature: Chavela

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9:30pm

Chavela
Directed by Catherine Gund and Daresha Kyi

You are forgiven for possibly never having heard of Grammy-winning Mexican icon Chavela Vargas, but after seeing this glorious tribute you will never forget her. This is the kind of film our festival was born to showcase. An all-female crew scrutinizes the astonishing life of […]

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SJIWFF28 presents: Thursday Evening Shorts

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Life’s Short. Wear the Sparkly Earrings – Heidi Coombs-Thorne
Pictures Don’t Lie – Lulu Keating
Hairat – Jessica Beshir
Friends on Facebook – Chris Ross
Playing House – Cenk Köksal, Özgül Gürbüz
Bayline – JJ Neepin
Him – Lora Kirk
Craning – Sarah Scarlett Downing
Shattered Mind’s Eye – Emily Corcoran

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48 Months of Finasteride: Month 41

7pm.

Cox & Palmer Second Space.

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48 Months of Finasteride triumphantly returns, after a summer of quivering in the basement wondering what kind of political play could possibly match the temper of the times. Come join us as we strongly imply that the present American president bears some resemblance to an emperor from the glory […]

By |September 9th, 2017||Comments Off on 48 Months of Finasteride: Month 41

Monsterbator Vinyl Release

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8pm. Monsterbator is (finally!!) releasing our forth album ‘The Pox-um Brow Through Intercom Suite’ on Brokest Records. To celebrate we wanted to do something special  for everyone.

Come join us at the LSPU Hall to celebrate. We’ll be playing songs from all over our repertoire (oooh, fancy!) as well as some new songs, yet […]

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Festival of New Dance: All Hell is Breaking Loose, Honey – Frédérick Gravel

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8pm. No Latecomers.

Frédérick Gravel takes on the confusion of the contemporary American male, whether he hails from a bland suburb, a country road or a cowboy movie. He is accompanied by the musician Stéphane Boucher, a multi-instrumentalist who creates sound and music […]

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Festival of New Dance: A Crazy Kind of Hope by Dreamwalker Dance Company and Leftovers by Josh Martin

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8pm

A Crazy Kind of Hope by Dreamwalker Dance Company
An intimate solo performance combining beautifully articulate, hypnotic movement patterns with stories of hope and heartbreak. The piece is […]

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Festival of New Dance: Family Dinner: The Lexicon – Justine Chambers

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6pm.

Family Dinner is an immersive and intimate dining performance– a cumulative project that invites the public to dine with performers. The work is at once a performance, […]

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Festival of New Dance: Sphere of Banished Suffering – Sook-Yin Lee/Jennifer Goodwin

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8pm. No Latecomers.

Commissioned by Jenn Goodwin, created and directed by Sook-Yin Lee in collaboration with Jenn Goodwin, Mairi Greig and Charlie McGettigan and Adam Litovitz. Three Dancers embody one woman at different times in her life: a braided narrative woven together […]

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Festival of New Dance: Yellow Towel – Dana Michel

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8pm. No Latecomers.
Exorcisms in Technicolor. As a child, Dana Michel would drape a yellow towel on her head in an attempt to emulate the blonde girls at school. As an adult, she now revisits the imaginary world of her alter-ego in […]

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