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SKIP TRACER
Rating: AA
Runtime: 94 mins.
Language: English

SKIP TRACER (1977)

A zealous repo man (David Petersen) gets embroiled in a dangerous game of cutthroat professional competition with colleagues as ambitious as he is.

Director: Zale R. Dalen - Writer(s): Zale R. Dalen
SMALL TOWN MURDER SONGS
Rating: 14A
Runtime: 75 mins.
Language: English

SMALL TOWN MURDER SONGS (2010)

A modern gothic tale of crime and redemption about an aging police officer (Peter Stormare) from a small Ontario Mennonite town who hides a violent past until a local murder upsets the calm of his newly reformed life. Also starring Jill Hennessy.

Director: Ed Gass-Donnelly - Writer(s): Ed Gass-Donnelly
SONATINE
Rating: AA
Runtime: 91 mins.
Language: French

SONATINE (1984)

Two teenage girls on the brink of womanhood refuse to give up the secrets, confidences and adventures of childhood.

Director: Micheline Lanctôt - Writer(s): Micheline Lanctôt
SPIDER
Rating: AA
Runtime: 98 mins.
Language: English

SPIDER (2002)

A mentally-disturbed man (Ralph Fiennes) takes up residence in a halfway house, where his mind’s tenuous grip on reality begins to slip away.

Director: David Cronenberg - Writer(s): Patrick McGrath
Splice
Rating: n/a
Runtime: n/a mins.
Language:

Splice

2010 / Director: Vincenzo Natali / Writers: Vincenzo 
Natali, Antoinette Terry Bryant, Doug Taylor / 104 min / 
English / 18A
Elsa (Sarah Polley) and Clive (Adrien Brody) are married scientists who defy legal and ethical boundaries by splicing together human and animal DNA to create a new organism.

Director: n/a - Writer(s): n/a
STARBUCK
Rating: 14A
Runtime: 103 mins.
Language: French

STARBUCK (2011)

David Wozniak is a perpetual adolescent who discovers that as a sperm donor, he has fathered 533 children. Starring Patrick Huard, Julie LeBreton, Antoine Bertrand and Igor Ovadis.

Director: Ken Scott - Writer(s): Ken Scott, Martin Petit
STATUS QUO?
Rating: NR
Runtime: 87 mins.
Language: English

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STATUS QUO? (2012)

This striking, in-depth documentary pays homage to Canada’s feminist forerunners and raises important questions about where and how we should move on from here.

Director: Karen Cho - Writer(s): Karen Cho
STORIES WE TELL
Rating: PG
Runtime: 109 mins.
Language: English

STORIES WE TELL (2012)

Oscar-nominated director Polley playfully seeks the elusive truth in her relatives’ contradictory stories about her own history, painting a profound portrait of a complicated and loving family.

Director: Sarah Polley - Writer(s): Sarah Polley
STRAND, UNDER THE DARK CLOTH
Rating: PG
Runtime: 81 mins.
Language: English

STRAND, UNDER THE DARK CLOTH (1989)

A poetic and deeply personal documentary about the life and career of Paul Strand, a pioneering but little-known photographer.

Director: John Walker - Writer(s): Seaton Findlay
SUNSHINE
Rating: R
Runtime: 180 mins.
Language: English and French

SUNSHINE (1999)

Three generations of a Hungarian-Jewish family are followed through the twentieth century’s most tumultuous decades. Starring Ralph Fiennes.

Director: István Szabó - Writer(s): István Szabó, Israel Horovitz

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