Local Filmmakers 2017
Metro Cinema supports the creative vision of talented local filmmakers from Edmonton, and across Alberta, through public screenings and special events.
- Mar 18 @ 4pm
- Mar 21 @ 7pm
This "documentary" chronicles the journey of wannabe pro-wrestlers, Reggie and Maurice. Despite lacking any trace of athleticism, intelligence, or drive, these backyard wrestlers are certain they’ll become the next big thing in the business - no matter how many years they waste boozing or mooching off their parents.
- Mar 9 @ 7pm
A rich and famous self-help guru's controversial philosophy of extreme selfishness is put to the ultimate test when his only daughter is kidnapped and held for ransom.
- Jan 8 @ 1:30pm
- Jan 21 @ 9pm
Worldwide, Arab men are depicted by the mainstream media as terrorists, suicide bombers, or at best, extremists. In Things Arab Men Say, Egyptian-born filmmaker Nisreen Baker paints a very different picture.