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Metro Cinema Presents… Close-Up – Episode 8 – August 2019

A monthly roundup of films and events coming soon to the historic Metro Cinema in Edmonton, Alberta.

As well as an overall look at the Metro calendar for August, this episode also features interviews with DEDFemme’s Lacey Paige, Julian Faid from Rapid Fire Theatre & TedxRFT, Delia Barnett from Send In The Girls Burlesque, and Maggie Hardy discusses her upcoming co-curatorial retrospective of Pier Paolo Pasolini.

Throughout the episode, you’ll also hear music from local artists Mark Templeton, Pigeon Breeders, Boosh, and Soft Ions, as well as excerpts from Leonard J. Paul’s excellent procedural film score to Beep – A Documentary History Of Game Sound.

Metro Cinema Movie Trivia

So you think you know a thing or two about films, do you? Now you’re going to have to prove it at Metro Cinema Movie Trivia night! Prizes to be won. Food and drink specials to be had.

When: The last Sunday of every month at 8PM
Where: The Tavern – 10507 82 Ave.
Who: You! Maximum 5 people per team. $2 entry per player, winner takes all.

Hosted by Owen Armstrong & Nic Keating.