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April 2018

Hot Docs — Global Family

April 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Hot Docs presents GLOBAL FAMILY (2018, 88min) on Saturday April 28th at 5:30PM. From the festival website:  "Driven out of Somalia by civil war, Imra and each of her children were forced to seek refugee status in separate countries. Spread across Germany, Italy, Canada and Ethiopia, they assumed they'd reunite in the future, but decades later they remain apart. When a crisis hits and elderly Imra must move again, the question of where to go becomes urgent and complicated. Filmmakers…

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Hot Docs — First Stripes

April 28 @ 8:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Hot Docs presents FIRST STRIPES (106min, 2018) on Saturday April 28th at 8:15PM. From the festival website: "First Stripes begins with three rows of men and women in military uniform marching down the centre of the frame. This ceremonious moment marks the beginning of an intensive 12-week training camp in the Canadian Armed Forces. We hear the motivations of some of these fresh recruits, but their individual stories and personalities are not the focus here; it's the military as an…

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Hot Docs – Eternity Never Surrendered

April 29 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Hot Docs presents Daniela Rea Gómez's ETERNITY NEVER SURRENDERED (2017, 73min) on Sunday April 29th at 3:30PM. From the festival website:  "Through corruption and violence, Mexico has become, in many ways, a land of the missing and disappeared. Separated by events that occurred decades apart, two women fight internal and intimate battles to keep the memory for their absent loved ones close to them. Alicia’s mother was detained in the ’70s during the Dirty War of Mexico and ultimately disappeared by…

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Hot Docs — The Silk and the Flame

April 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Hot Docs presents Jordan Schiele's THE SILK AND THE FLAME (2018, 87min) on Sunday April 29th at 6PM. From the festival website:  "Yao Shuo, a closeted gay man who financially supports his entire family, struggles to fulfill his father's dying wish to marry and continue the family's bloodline. Yao travels from Beijing to his tiny rural hometown for Chinese New Year, where he's reunited with his mother, who became deaf after a medical accident, and his father, who requires a…

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Hot Docs – Ceres

April 29 @ 8:45 pm - 10:00 pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Hot Docs presents Janet van den Brand's CERES (2017, 73min) on Sunday April 29th at 8:45PM. From the festival website:  "Koen, Daan, Sven and Jeanine are growing up on isolated farms in the southwest of the Netherlands. There's no doubt about their future: Once they reach adulthood, they will take over their fathers' profession. For her feature debut, Janet van den Brand weaves together the everyday lives of these four children, composing a delicate and sensitive portrait of young people's…

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Hot Docs — Vivre Riche

April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Hot Docs presents  Joël Akafou's VIVRE RICHE (2017, 53min) on Monday April 30th at 6PM. From the festival website:  "In Abidjan, a city in full social mutation, a group of men aged 15 to 25 spend their days running online scams, taking advantage of the wealth and loneliness of white European women. For Rolex the Portuguese and his friends, it's the easiest way to buy expensive watches, classy clothes and fancy shoes, enjoy the city's crazy nightlife and, ultimately, collect…

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Hot Docs — KINo Shorts Program

April 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Hot Docs presents their KINo shorts program on Monday April 30th at 8:30PM. From the festival website:  "Sons, daughters and grandkids look at their loved ones through the lends of home movies. Using VHS tapes, animation, Super 8 and smartphones, they're not only remembering but reinventing the family on film. Featured films: Crisanto Street (12min) Grandmother and Me (7min) Into My Life (16min) Maybe It's Me (6min) My Dead Dad's Porno Tapes (14min)" Tickets are available for purchase online. 

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May 2018

Hot Docs — A Woman Captured

May 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Hot Docs presents  Bernadett Tuza-Ritter's A WOMAN CAPTURED (2017, 89min) on Tuesday May 1st at 6PM, as part of the World Showcase program. From the festival website:  "Marish’s hard life makes her appear much older than her 52 years, and her lined face and sad eyes speak volumes of the life she has endured. For more than 10 years, she has been kept as a slave in a home in a small Hungarian town. Her upper-class captor has abused her,…

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Hot Docs – Hugo

May 1 @ 8:45 pm - 10:00 pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Hot Docs presents Wojciech Klimala's HUGO (2017, 80min) on Tuesday May 1st at 8:45PM. From the festival website:  "In a shabby caravan left over from his once-prosperous carnival business, a Polish man struggles to raise his seven-year-old grandson Hugo after the death of the boy's mother and the incarceration of his father. The retired king of amusement parks raises his deceased daughter's child as if he were his own. Despite meagre means and an unconventional setting, he does everything in…

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Academy for Lifelong Learning Spring Talks — The Surprising Effects of Music as Vibration with Dr. Lee Bartel

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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From the ALTO website: May 2, 2018 – 10 a.m. The Surprising Effects of Music as Vibration Dr. Lee Bartel Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto, Dr Lee Bartel, PHD. served as Faculty of Music Associate Dean of Research from 2011 – 2015. Founding Director of the Music and Health Research Collaboratory (MaHRC), he is a member of the Collaborative Program in Neuroscience, is cross-appointed to the Institute for Life Course and Aging, and the Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science.…

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