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MAELSTRÖM
Rating: 18A
Runtime: 87 mins.
Language: French

MAELSTRÖM (2007)

After perpetrating a hit-and-run, a troubled woman (Marie-Josée Croze) encounters her victim’s son, who helps her come to terms with her life.

Director: Denis Villeneuve - Writer(s): Denis Villeneuve
MANBORG
Rating: 14A
Runtime: 70 mins.
Language: English

MANBORG (2011)

In a dystopian future, a soldier is brought back to life as a cyborg to fight alongside a band of adventurers to defeat Count Draculon and his demon hordes.

Director: Steven Kostanski - Writer(s): Jeremy Gillespie, Steven Kostanski
MANUFACTURED LANDSCAPES
Rating: G
Runtime: 90 mins.
Language: English

MANUFACTURED LANDSCAPES (2006)

A remarkable meditation on humanity’s impact on the environment, internationally acclaimed photographer Edward Burtynsky goes to China to capture images of nature transformed by industry.

Director: Jennifer Baichwal - Writer(s): n/a
MANUFACTURING CONSENT: NOAM CHOMSKY AND THE MEDIA
Rating: PG
Runtime: 167 mins.
Language: English

MANUFACTURING CONSENT: NOAM CHOMSKY AND THE MEDIA (1992)

Noam Chomsky’s primer in intellectual self-defence and a warning about corporate media’s role in modern propaganda.

Director: Mark Achbar, Peter Wintonick - Writer(s): n/a
MARGARET’S MUSEUM
Rating: AA
Runtime: 114 mins.
Language: English

MARGARET’S MUSEUM (1995)

In a Cape Breton mining town, Margaret MacNeil (Helena Bonham Carter) does everything she can to avoid falling in love with a miner (Clive Russell), until a charming dishwasher and the twists of fate intervene.

Director: Mort Ransen - Writer(s): Sheldon Currie, Mort Ransen, Gerald Wexler
MARIAGES / MARRIAGES
Rating: AA
Runtime: 95 mins.
Language: French

MARIAGES / MARRIAGES (2001)

When Yvonne’s young romance is thwarted by her sister, she heads to the woods in search of a supernatural solution.

Director: Catherine Martin - Writer(s): Catherine Martin
MARION BRIDGE
Rating: 14A
Runtime: 90 mins.
Language: English

MARION BRIDGE (2002)

Molly Parker and Ellen Page star in this f ilm about three sisters who reunite in their Nova Scotia hometown to take care of their ailing mother, causing family secrets and conflicts to erupt.

Director: Wiebke von Carolsfeld - Writer(s): Daniel MacIvor
MARTHA OF THE NORTH
Rating: NR
Runtime: 83 mins.
Language: English

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MARTHA OF THE NORTH (2008)

In the mid-1950s, lured by false promises of a better life, Inuit families were displaced by the Canadian government and left to their own devices in the Far North. Martha Flaherty, granddaughter of filmmaking pioneer Robert J. Flaherty, shares her story of displacement.

Director: Marquise Lepage - Writer(s): Marquise Lepage, Martha Flaherty
MASALA
Rating: R
Runtime: 105 mins.
Language: English

MASALA (1991)

A young man named Krishna returns to his aunt’s home five years after his family dies in a plane crash and is forced to deal with his Indian-Canadian identity.

Director: Srinivas Krishna - Writer(s): Srinivas Krishna
MÉMOIRES AFFECTIVES / LOOKING FOR ALEXANDER
Rating: PG
Runtime: 100 mins.
Language: French

MÉMOIRES AFFECTIVES / LOOKING FOR ALEXANDER (2004)

Disturbing and violent memories haunt a man after he emerges from a lengthy coma. Starring Roy Dupuis.

Director: Francis Leclerc - Writer(s): Marcel Beaulieu, Francis Leclerc

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