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Oh Canada!

We celebrate and present Canadian cinema much more frequently then just once a year. So, on the heels of National Canadian Film Day, join us again for a special Canadiana double-bill on Thursday May 1st: Algonquin an 7:00pm and The Husband at 9:30pm. Algonquin director Jonathan Hayes will be on hand to participate in a

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National Canadian Film Day!

Celebrate the first ever National Canadian Film Day with us tonight with a double dose of Canadiana! First up is multiple award winning and deservedly high praised C.R.A.Z.Y. at 6:30pm. Then at 9:15pm, the Canadian Cult Revue series presents a rare selection of Canadian Archival 35mm shorts from the Library and Archives vaults. If you

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CPAWS presents On the Line

Join us for a special screening on May 14 at 7:00pm of the documentary On The Line. For more information, click over to the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society website. ———————————- The Northern Gateway Pipeline Project is a proposal by Calgary’s Enbridge Corporation to construct a 1,170 kilometre oil pipeline from Bruderheim, Alberta to Kitimat,

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Grade School Animation!

Churchill students from grades one through six created a lovely batch of stop motion animation short films under the banner ‘Change is in the Air, Change is Everywhere’. The whole presentation was conceived, planned, and created by students (with a little bit of production help from the kids teachers and parents). These kids are great,

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With one switch. Everything Changes.

There will be an extra educational bonus at the Friday night screening of Particle Fever. Carleton University physics professor Heather E. Logan will be on hand to give an introduction to the film, and we should have time for a quick couple of q&a questions afterwards. Join us Friday April 11 at 6:30pm for the

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Sparta 72 Hour Filmmaking Challenge Returns!

The latest 72 hour short film-making challenge film festival screens at the Mayfair this Sunday March 9th at 3:00pm.  $10 tickets will be available before the screening from the Mayfair box office. For more information on the event, check out the 72 Hour Films website.

Oscars on the Big Screen

Get dressed in your red carpet best and join us at the Mayfair for the 86th Annual Academy Awards big screen telecast! Sunday March 2nd at 8:00pm. Free for Members Only. Licensed for Alcohol.

Tommy Wiseau and Greg Sestero Return!

“The Citizen Kane of bad movies!” (Entertainment Weekly) Tickets NOW on sale in the Mayfair box office for Tommy Wiseau and Greg Sestero’s grand return to The Room’s favourite movie theatre and fan-base! Prepare yourself for the interactive motion picture event that you will never forget! Two screenings a night over March 21st, 22nd and

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Crispin Hellion Glover Returns!

“[Being called] eccentric doesn’t bother me, ‘eccentric’ being a poetic interpretation of a mathematical term meaning something that doesn’t follow the lines — that’s okay.” – Crispin Hellion Glover The great Crispin Glover makes his return to the Mayfair for a pair of live performances and film presentations on Friday February 28th & Saturday March

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Cue the 007 theme song!

Dr. No! From Russia with Love! Goldfinger! On Her Majesty’s Secret Service! The sixth annual James Bond Film Festival explodes onto the Mayfair screen with four classic 007 adventures in January 2014!