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Icon of the event The Complete Works: A Film Screening and Celebration of bpNichol
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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A tribute to the one of 4 horsemen, bpNichol. A screening of the 40 minute film (the first screening in the world, following its premiere at TIFF), a visual display (bpNichol books, prints of his poems, pictures of bp himself...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 04, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:45 pm
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Still Alice (2014). Alice Howland, a renowned linguistics professor begins to forget words. Her family's world is turned upside down when she receives a devastating diagnosis. Julianne Moore won the 2015 Best Actress Acade...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
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Two Days, One Night (2014). Sandra (Marion Coutillard) discovers that her colleagues at work have decided to accept a pay bonus, at the expense of her job. She will be allowed to keep her job if over the course of a weekend...

Icon of the event French film series
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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French film series

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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The Imitation Game (2014). Based on the real-life story of Alan Turing, portrayed by Benedict Cumberbatch, who led a team of code-breakers at Bletchley Park during World War II. PG. 114 min. Next films in the series: Bir...

Icon of the event Brazilian film series: Vocação do Poder (documentary)
Tue Aug 04, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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Subtitled in English. Duration: 110 min....

Icon of the event The Royal Ontario Museum Presents Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano
Mon Oct 05, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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The presentation provides an overview of the dramatic story of this ancient civilization frozen in time. Casts of those lost in the catastrophe are among the exhibition's highlights. The exhibition includes approximately 200 ...

Icon of the event Anyone Can Learn to Draw (Yes, that  Means YOU)
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Three short, easy lessons will give you the tools you need to begin expressing yourself through drawing. Drawing materials, animal skulls and other oddities, encouragement, and handouts for every lesson will be provided. 3 ho...

Icon of the event Aging and Creativity: The Later Life and Last Works of Verdi and Strauss
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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In "Four Last Songs: Aging and Creativity in Verdi, Strauss, Messiaen and Britten", Linda and Michael Hutcheon examine the composers' later works and consider their individual responses to the challenges of aging. Can later...

Icon of the event French film series
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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French film series