with MacEwan University
Catch an interesting flick, and then dig a bit deeper into related current events and research with an industry expert and faculty member. This four-part series—which will feature films about everything from fine art to Fosse—is a partnership between MacEwan University and Metro Cinema.
- Mar 29 @ 7pm
Art & Copy reveals the work and wisdom of some of the most influential advertising creatives of our time -- people who've profoundly impacted our culture, yet are virtually unknown outside their industry.
- Jan 25 @ 6:45pm
All That Jazz is a master class on a life in the theatre - it shows the toll, as well as the joy, of the creative process. It is also an amazing piece of thinly veiled autobiographical filmmaking by Bob Fosse, an artist who straddled the cinema, musical theatre, and television arts.
- Nov 30 (2016) @ 7pm
A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot and discovers a colossal giant gorilla who takes a shine to their female blonde star. He is then captured and brought back to New York City for public exhibition.
- Sep 26 (2016) @ 7pm
On the outskirts of Rio de Janiro is Jardim Gramacho, the world's largest landfill, where men and women sift through garbage for a living. Artist Vik Muniz produces portraits of the workers and learns about their lives.