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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 Brazilian film series:  A Luz do Tom (documentary)
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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Subtitled in English. Duration: 88 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 Brazilian film series: Trópico da Saudade (documentary)
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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Subtitled in English. Duration: 71 min....

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Sep 01, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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The Theory of Everything (2014). The story of cosmologist Stephen Hawking and his wife Jane, and their life together as Hawking pursues his study of time and Jane supports him through his life with ALS. Eddie Redmayne won t...

Icon of the event Rembrandt:  The Night Watch
Fri Oct 02, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Rembrandt's 1642 group portrait has inspired painters, sculptors, authors, filmmakers - and even a FlashMob. This lecture will explore The Night Watch: the painting itself, its place in the history of Dutch militia portraits...

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 Brazilian film series:  Grupo Corpo (documentary)
Tue Aug 25, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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Subtitled in English. Duration: 77 min....

Icon of the event Steelpan with Panman Pat, Suzette and Jeff
Fri Jul 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Come celebrate the start of the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games with steelpan drumming by Panman Pat, Suzette and Jeff. Dance to the calypso beat and learn about the origins of the steelpan drum in Caribbean culture....

Icon of the event The Local Dish
Tue Sep 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Join the City of Toronto's Live Green Toronto team to explore the wonders of cooking, eating & growing local food. Learn about the City's new campaign - The Local Dish - and discover how you can find fantastic new recipes fea...