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FORSAKEN
Rating: NR
Runtime: 90 mins.
Language: English

FORSAKEN (2015)

Father and son play father and son in this shoot-’em-up Western that follows a ruthless gang of men who need to be brought to heel. Starring Kiefer Sutherland, Donald Sutherland and Brian Cox. Nominated for four Canadian Screen Awards.

Director: Jon Cassar - Writer(s): Brad Mirman
FROM C TO C: CHINESE CANADIAN STORIES OF MIGRATION
Rating: NR
Runtime: 46 mins.
Language: English

FROM C TO C: CHINESE CANADIAN STORIES OF MIGRATION (2011)

This fascinating doc celebrates the diverse nature of contemporary Chinese Canadian identities by exploring various immigrant experiences — some positive, some negative — at different points in Canada’s history.

Director: Jordan Paterson - Writer(s): Jordan Paterson, Paul Yeung, Denise Fong
FUBAR
Rating: AA
Runtime: 76 mins.
Language: English

FUBAR (2002)

Headbangers Terry and Dean explore the depths of friendship and the art and science of drinking beer like a man. Starring Paul Spence and David Lawrence as the iconic duo.

Director: Michael Dowse - Writer(s): Michael Dowse, David Lawrence, Paul Spence
FUBAR II
Rating: 18A
Runtime: 85 mins.
Language: English

FUBAR II (2010)

In this hilarious sequel to the 2002 cult classic, Terry and Dean head north to make sweet cash in the oil patch.

Director: Michael Dowse - Writer(s): Michael Dowse, David Lawrence, Paul Spence
FUGITIVE PIECES
Rating: 14A
Runtime: 104 mins.
Language: English

FUGITIVE PIECES (2007)

In this adaptation of Anne Michaels’ novel, a Greek archaeologist smuggles a young boy out of Nazi-occupied Poland and takes him to Canada, where he comes of age and becomes consumed by his family’s tragedy and the search for his beloved sister, Bella.

Director: Jeremy Podeswa - Writer(s): Jeremy Podeswa
GAMBLING, GODS AND LSD
Rating: AA
Runtime: 180 mins.
Language: English

GAMBLING, GODS AND LSD (2002)

An experimental documentary about the human quest for meaning, the f ilm takes a journey around the globe, observing ways in which different people seek transcendence.

Director: Peter Mettler - Writer(s): n/a
GAZ BAR BLUES
Rating: 14A
Runtime: 115 mins.
Language: English and French

GAZ BAR BLUES (2003)

Brochu (Serge Thériault), who runs a gas station with the help of sons who have bigger aspirations than taking over the family business.

Director: Louis Bélanger - Writer(s): Louis Bélanger
GENIUS WITHIN: THE INNER LIFE OF GLENN GOULD
Rating: NR
Runtime: 109 mins.
Language: English

GENIUS WITHIN: THE INNER LIFE OF GLENN GOULD (2009)

Using never-before-seen footage, Raymont and Hozer reconstruct Glenn Gould’s thoughts on 
music, art, society, love and life. Photographs, excerpts from home recordings and personal interviews with his most intimate friends and lovers, some of whom have never before spoken about him publicly, yield new revelations about the life of this legendary Canadian pianist.

Director: Michele Hozer, Peter Raymont - Writer(s): n/a
GIANTS OF AFRICA
Rating: PG
Runtime: 77 mins.
Language: English, Swahili

GIANTS OF AFRICA (2016)

This inspiring doc chronicles the work of Giants of Africa, a program founded by Toronto Raptors GM Masai Ujiri that uses basketball to educate and enrich the lives of underprivileged African youth.

Director: Hubert Davis - Writer(s): Hubert Davis
Ginger Snaps
Rating: 18A
Runtime: 108 mins.
Language: English

Ginger Snaps (2000)

Puberty is a curse in more ways than one for a girl (Katharine Isabelle) bitten by a werewolf on the night of her first period.

Director: John Fawcett - Writer(s): Karen Walton, John Fawcett

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