“Movies are the memories of our lifetime. We need to keep them alive.” That’s part of what Martin Scorsese had to say in his speech at the Golden Globes about the importance of preserving old. You can hear and see the rest of what he had to say here:
NEVER COMING TO A THEATRE NEAR YOU! Mayfair Theatre presents The FAKE TRAILERS/REEL FESTIVAL An evening of real trailers — for fake movies! Plus, ultra-rare trailers for real cult movies presented on 35mm! In the tradition of Robert Rodriguez’s and Quentin Tarantino’s Grindhouse, the Mayfair presents the
We expect to have our first schedule posted here by the last week of December (hopefully earlier). We will be posting updates throughout the month of December leading up to our grand re-opening on January 2nd. The website will also undergo some changes during that time, making it more interactive.
Four-Wheeled Furies, a documentary about Ottawa’s own Rideau Valley Roller Girls, makes its national television debut on Saturday March 30th at noon. You can join me, the rest of the crew, and a bunch of derby girls at the Mayfair for the event and watch the live telecast
Wild Tales returns for a 2nd week, Timbuktu, The Duke Of Burgundy, and a one-night-only screening of Vampyros Lesbos! Plus, the Ottawa Premiere of The Voices! And, The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out Of Water returns for a 2nd family matinee weekend!
Gloria Bell – From the writer/director of Best Foreign Language Film Oscar winner A Fantastic Woman, starring Oscar winner Julianne Moore! Woman at War – Montreal Festival of New Cinema: Best Actress award winner, and Best Film nominee! Hamburg Film Festival: Best Feature award winner! The Beach Bum –
The Death of Stalin, The Leisure Seeker, 104th consecutive month of The Room, and 3 Ottawa Premieres: Mary Goes Round, A Swingers Weekend, and Love Cecil, plus special screenings of 8 Minutes Ahead, Back To The Future, and Grease!
Personal Shopper – An American in Paris is a personal shopper for a celebrity. She seems to have the ability to communicate with spirits, like her recently deceased twin brother. Soon, she starts to receive ambiguous messages from an unknown source. The Lego Batman Movie – Easter weekend matinees! There
A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story – Ottawa Premiere of the inspirational documentary. Audience Award winner at SXSW, Traverse City, and Newport Beach Film Festivals! One More Time – Ottawa Premiere of the music biz dramatic comedy starring Oscar winner Christopher Walken! I Saw The Light – Country music
Miss Julie – Based on the classic play, starring Jessica Chastain, Colin Farrell & Samantha Morton. American Sniper – The latest from Oscar winning director Clint Eastwood, and three time Oscar nominated actor Bradley Cooper. The Voices – The dark comedy starring Ryan Reynolds, Anna Kendrick and Gemma Arterton (and