Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Free Saturday Screening at CAMERA

Saturday May 27th, 3:00pm

SOYLENT GREEN
Dir. Richard Fleischer (USA: 1973), 97 min.

In a densely overpopulated, starving New York City of the future, NYPD detective Robert Thorn investigates the murder of an executive at rations manufacturer Soylent Corporation. With the help of elderly academic Solomon "Sol" Roth, Thorn begins to make real progress - until the governor mysteriously pulls the plug. Obsessed with the mystery, Thorn steps out from behind the badge and launches his own investigation into the murder.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Reminder! Free Saturday Screening Today at CAMERA

Saturday May 20th, 3:00pm

2001, A SPACE ODYSSEY
Dir. Stanley Kubrick (USA: 1968), 139 min.

An imposing black structure provides a connection between the past and the future in this enigmatic adaptation of a short story by revered sci-fi author Arthur C. Clarke. When Dr. Dave Bowman and other astronauts are sent on a mysterious mission, their ship's computer system, HAL, begins to display increasingly strange behavior, leading up to a tense showdown between man and machine that results in a mind-bending trek through space and time.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca


All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Free Saturday Screening at CAMERA

Saturday May 20th, 3:00pm

2001, A SPACE ODYSSEY
Dir. Stanley Kubrick (USA: 1968), 139 min.

An imposing black structure provides a connection between the past and the future in this enigmatic adaptation of a short story by revered sci-fi author Arthur C. Clarke. When Dr. Dave Bowman and other astronauts are sent on a mysterious mission, their ship's computer system, HAL, begins to display increasingly strange behavior, leading up to a tense showdown between man and machine that results in a mind-bending trek through space and time.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Reminder! Free Saturday Screening Today at CAMERA

Saturday May 13th - Double Feature

3:00pm
THE EIGHTH DAY/LE HUITIÈME JOUR
Dir. Charles Gagnon (1967), 14 min.

The Eighth Day can be understood as one (moving) screen element amongst hundreds that comprised the multimedia installation designed by Montreal artist Charles Gagnon. Throughout the Christian Pavilion, Gagnon used over three hundred photographs and forty speakers to envelop viewers in images and sounds suggestive of everyday life. 

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

3:15pm
R69 [UNFINISHED/INACHEVÉ]
Dir. Charles Gagnon (1969), 53 min.

Conceived in 1969, Gagnon described R69 as being about the day in the life of an artist. A central scene shows Yves Gaucher in his studio making his painting R69 in the building he shared with Gagnon and Jean McEwen on rue St-Paul Ouest in Old Montreal. Gagnon’s camerawork captures an embodies sense of a painter’s daily practice.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Free Saturday Screenings at CAMERA

Saturday May 13th - Double Feature

3:00pm
THE EIGHTH DAY/LE HUITIÈME JOUR
Dir. Charles Gagnon (1967), 14 min.

The Eighth Day can be understood as one (moving) screen element amongst hundreds that comprised the multimedia installation designed by Montreal artist Charles Gagnon. Throughout the Christian Pavilion, Gagnon used over three hundred photographs and forty speakers to envelop viewers in images and sounds suggestive of everyday life. 

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

3:15pm
R69 [UNFINISHED/INACHEVÉ]
Dir. Charles Gagnon (1969), 53 min.

Conceived in 1969, Gagnon described R69 as being about the day in the life of an artist. A central scene shows Yves Gaucher in his studio making his painting R69 in the building he shared with Gagnon and Jean McEwen on rue St-Paul Ouest in Old Montreal. Gagnon’s camerawork captures an embodies sense of a painter’s daily practice.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Reminder! Free Saturday Screening Today at CAMERA

Saturday May 6th, 3:00pm

STORIES WE TELL
Dir. Sarah Polley (Canada: 2012), 90 min.

Director Sarah Polley is both a filmmaker and detective as she investigates the secrets kept by a family and storytellers. Sarah Polley plays with the documentary format to explore the nature of memory and storytelling, crafting a thoughtful, compelling narrative that unfolds like a mystery.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Free Saturday Screening at CAMERA

Saturday May 6th, 3:00pm

STORIES WE TELL
Dir. Sarah Polley (Canada: 2012), 90 min.

Director Sarah Polley is both a filmmaker and detective as she investigates the secrets kept by a family and storytellers. Sarah Polley plays with the documentary format to explore the nature of memory and storytelling, crafting a thoughtful, compelling narrative that unfolds like a mystery.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Reminder! Free Saturday Screening Today at CAMERA

Saturday April 29th, 3:00pm

PAPRIKA
Dir. Satoshi Kon (Japan: 2006), 90 min.

Paprika is a Japanese science-fiction anime film based on the 1993 novel of the same name. When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patients' dreams is stolen, all Hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist, Paprika, can stop it.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Free Saturday Screening at CAMERA

Saturday April 29th, 3:00pm

PAPRIKA
Dir. Satoshi Kon (Japan: 2006), 90 min.

Paprika is a Japanese science-fiction anime film based on the 1993 novel of the same name. When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patients' dreams is stolen, all Hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist, Paprika, can stop it.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Reminder! Free Saturday Screening Today at CAMERA

Saturday April 22, 3:00pm

LOVERS ON THE BRIDGE
Dir. Leos Carax (France: 1999), 125 min.


Set against Paris' oldest bridge, the Pont Neuf, this film is a love story between two young vagrants: Alex, a circus performer addicted to alcohol and sedatives and Michele, a painter driven to a life on the streets because of a failed relationship and an affliction which is slowly turning her blind. The streets, skies and waterways of Paris are used as a backdrop to the story in a series of stunning visuals which dominate the film.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.