Dawson City: Frozen Time – 2nd Week! Pieces together the collection of 500 films from 1910s – 1920s, lost for over 50 years until being discovered in a swimming pool in the Yukon Territory. A gold rush story told through permafrost protected silent films, newsreels, interviews and historical photographs.
The Big Sick -2nd Week! Kumail, in the middle of becoming a stand-up, meets Emily. An illness sets in forcing her to be put into a coma. He must navigate being a comedian, her illness, and his family’s desire to let them fix him up with a spouse, while figuring out who he really is and what he truly believes.
Landline – Ottawa Premiere! In 1995, the Manhattan based Jacobs family lives in the last days when people didn’t have cell phones and did smoke inside. Follows three women in one family having lots of sex, drugs, and Japanese food. Navigating monogamy, honesty, and a long-lost NYC.
Tempest Storm – Ottawa Premiere! Documentary that follows the controversial life story of America’s greatest exotic dancer, who at 87 years old, is preparing for her final and most important act: to repair her broken relationship with her daughter Patricia, who she walked away from fifty years ago.
Your Vice Is A Locked Room And Only I Have The Key – Giallo Fest! A degenerate writer’s dead mother dominates his imagination. He sleeps with his maid, and humiliates his wife in front of strangers. She lives in terror. His beautiful niece pays an unexpected visit. A woman is murdered. A stranger observes. Watching the events unfold is a cat named Satan.
The Room – A banker lives in San Francisco with his fiancée. One day, she gets bored and seduces his best friend. From there, nothing will ever be the same. It’s our unbelievable 96th Consecutive Month screening The Room! The countdown continues to our epic 100th Consecutive Month in December!