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Archive for the ‘Filmmakers in Attendance’ Category

Friday October 28th – Thursday November 3rd!

Mean Dreams – Ottawa Premiere! Held Over for a 2nd Week! Follows two teens desperate to escape their broken & abusive homes & examines the desperation of life on the run & the beauty of first love. From TIFF award winning filmmaker Nathan Morlando Denial – A professor includes a WWII historian in a book

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Friday October 21st – Thursday October 27th!

An extra jammed pack week, with a little something for everyone, ranging from animated family films to romance to classic horror! The Light Between Oceans – Held Over for a 2nd Week! A lighthouse keeper & his wife living off the coast of Australia raise a baby they rescue from a rowboat. From Sundance winner

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Friday September 30th – Thursday October 6th!

Demon – Ottawa Premiere! A man is possessed by an unquiet spirit in the midst of his own wedding celebration, in this clever take on the Jewish legend of the dybbuk. Austin Fantastic Fest – Best Feature award winner! First Girl I Loved – Ottawa Premiere! 17-year-old Anne just fell in love with Sasha, the

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Friday September 23rd – Thursday September 29th!

The Music Of Strangers – Ottawa Premiere! Held Over for a 3rd Week! A new documentary from the Oscar winning director of 20 Feet From Stardom! Cellist Yo-Yo Ma & other international artists of The Silk Road Project discuss philosophies on music & culture. Hell Or High Water – Held Over for a 2nd Week!

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Friday September 16th – Thursday September 22nd!

The Music Of Strangers & Florence Foster Jenkins – A pair of films that have a good chance at ending up on this years Oscar nominee list (for Best Documentary, and Best Actress: Meryl Streep), Held Over for an encore run by popular demand! Hell Or High Water – The incredibly well reviewed modern day

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Friday June 17th – Thursday June 23rd!

The Man Who Knew Infinity is Held Over for a 2nd Week! Ottawa Premiere of the award winning documentary Almost Holy! Love & Friendship – Based on the Jane Austen classic, from Oscar & Sundance nominated filmmaker Whit Stillman, starring Kate Beckinsale, ChloĆ« Sevigny, and Stephen Fry! A Bigger Splash – 2 x Venice Film

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Friday May 27th – Thursday June 2nd!

Dheepan – Cannes: Palme d’Or winning crime drama, from the BAFTA, Cesar, & London Film Fest winning director of A Prophet Sing Street – 1980′s set music filled drama from the acclaimed director of music movie favourites Once and Begin Again Borealis – Ottawa Premiere! Canadian Filmmakers’ Festival: Best Director & Special Jury Prize: Best

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Friday February 5th – Thursday February 11th!

The Danish Girl – Held Over for a 2nd week! Joy – Featuring the Oscar nominated & Golden Globe winning performance from Jennifer Lawrence! Deathgasm – Ottawa Premiere! Winner of 8 awards from Toronto After Dark, including the Audience Award for Best Feature Film! Anomalisa – Oscar & Golden Globe nominee for Best Animated Feature

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Friday January 29th – Thursday February 4th!

Ottawa Premieres! Fractured Land – Award winning Canadian documentary about a young Aboriginal leader confronting fracking practices. Roar – The legendary 1981 adventure film, unearthed by Drafthouse Films! Remember…no animals were harmed, but 70 foolhardy humans were. Oscar Nominees! Carol – Actress: Cate Blanchett, Supporting Actress: Rooney Mara, Adapted Screenplay, Cinematography, Costume Design, Score The

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Friday January 22nd – Thursday January 28th!

Ottawa Premiere’s – The action packed Ip Man 3, and the doc Al Purdy Was Here, about the iconic Canadian poet. Multiple Oscar nominees Carol and Brooklyn. Plus, Will Smith in is Golden Globe nominated performance in Concussion, and Tom Hardy’s British Independent Film Award winning dual role in Legend. The Rocky Horror Picture Show,

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