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Keep On Keepin’ On

Director: Alan Hicks
USA 2014, 84 min, Digital
  • Feb 26 @ 7pm
Clark Terry is more than just a jazz legend who mentored Quincy Jones, and who Dizzy Gillespie and Miles Davis thought was the best trumpet player who ever lived. In Alan Hicks’ documentary, Terry becomes something greater than just a... view more

The Graduate

Director: Mike Nichols
USA 1967, 103 min, Digital
  • Feb 14 @ 9:30pm
  • Feb 23 @ 7pm
  • Feb 26 @ 9pm
Love is in the air, and so is existential angst in director Mike Nichols’ (1931 – 2014) sexually daring adaptation of Charles Webb’s novel. Benjamin Braddock (Dustin Hoffman) is “a veritable standard-bearer for smart, disaffected, pained youth, a representative of... view more

Two Days, One Night

Director: Jean-Pierre Dardenne & Luc Dardenne
Belgium/ France/ Italy 2014, 95 min
  • Feb 27, Mar 2, 5, 6 & 8 @ 7pm
  • Feb 28 @ 4pm
  • Feb 28, Mar 3 & 4 @ 9:30pm
  • Mar 1 @ 2pm
  • Mar 10 @ 9pm

Sandra is a depressed mother who faces the axe from her minimum-wage job at the solar panel plant. Her cash-strapped colleagues have sold her out. Her only hope is to persuade a majority of her co-workers to forgo their bonuses ahead of an official vote on Monday morning.

Inherent Vice

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
USA 2014, 148 min
  • Feb 27, Mar 2 & 5 @ 9pm
  • Mar 1 & 7 @ 9:30pm

Gordita Beach, 1970. Larry “Doc” Sportello runs his private-eye business and spends a considerable amount of time scoring grass between cases. In walks Doc’s ex, the obligatory woman in trouble who sets the psychedelic Raymond Chandler plot in motion with her claims of a conspiratorial plot involving her current lover, and then promptly vanishes along with him.

RFC: Fantastic Mr. Fox

Director: Wes Anderson
USA 2009, 87 min, Digital
  • Feb 28 @ 2pm
Mr. Fox used to be a chicken-stealing rebel and the scourge of the private farmland. But after a decade of abstinence and quiet family life with his wife, their son Ash, and his long-term houseguest nephew Kristofferson, he suffers a... view more

Global Visions Film Festival Theatre Network Fundraiser

240 min
  • Feb 28 @ 5:30pm
Global Visions presents _Sacred Cinema_ and _Shred Island_ A Fundraiser for Theatre Network Doors at 5:30PM Like everyone in Edmonton's arts community, all of us at Global Visions were profoundly affected by the loss of one of our city's most beloved institutions,... view more

The Ballad of Shovels and Rope

Director: Jace Freeman
USA 2014, 72 min, Digital
  • Mar 1 @ 4pm

Presented by FolkwaysAlive! and Peter North, After seeing them live at the Winter Roots and Blues Roundup, you can see Shovels and Rope on the big screen at Metro Cinema for the Canadian premiere of Jace Freeman’s intimate documentary about the band.

U of A Pride Night at the Movies

  • Mar 1 @ 7pm

The Pride Alumni Chapter invites you to celebrate the start of University of Alberta Pride Week with an engaging night at the movies.

Heaven Adores You

Director: Nickolas Dylan Rossi
USA 2014, 104 min, Digital
  • Mar 3 @ 7pm

Music Docs and WInter Roots & Blues Roundup VI present this intimate, meditative inquiry into the life and music of Elliott Smith.With special Live Music Performance by local folk pop phenom, Jessica Jalbert. Music at 6:30PM. Film at 7PM.

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