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Friday February 3rd – Thursday February 9th

Jackie – Ottawa Premiere! 2nd week! After her husband’s assassination, Jackie Kennedy’s world is shattered. Reeling with grief, she must confront the unimaginable: consoling her children, vacating her home, & planning her husband’s funeral. She realizes that the next seven days will determine how history will define her husband’s legacy – & how she herself will be remembered. 3 Oscar nominations: Best Actress, Costume Design, Original Score!

Neruda – Ottawa Premiere! 2nd week! An inspector hunts down Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda, who becomes a fugitive in his home country in the late 1940′s for joining the Communist Party. From Fantastic Fest, Cannes, & TIFF award winning filmmaker Pablo Larrain. Starring Cannes & Golden Globe award winner Gael Garcia Bernal.

Lion – 5th Week! A 5 year old is lost on a train which takes him across India, away from his family. He learns to survive alone, before being adopted by an Australian couple. 25 years later, armed with memories, determination, & Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family & return to his first home. 6 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Actor, Supporting Actress, Adapted Screenplay, Cinematography, & Original Score!

Manchester By The Sea – 6th Week! A loner returns to his hometown. His brother has died, and he is named guardian to his nephew. If losing his sibling and doubts of raising a teen weren’t enough, his return home also re-opens a tragedy. Golden Globes – Best Actor winner: Casey Affleck! 6 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Actor, Supporting Actor, Supporting Actress, Director, & Original Screenplay!

Kung Fu Yoga – Ottawa Premiere! An archaeology professor teams up with an Indian professor & her assistant to locate lost treasure. They find the remains of the royal army that vanished with the treasure, only to be ambushed by the descendant of a rebel army leader. After a series of double-crosses & revelations about their past, the team travel to a mountain temple in India, using the diamond as a key to unlock the real treasure!

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