Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Free Saturday Screening at CAMERA

Saturday June 3rd, 3:00pm

NO
Dir. Robert Lepage (Canada: 1998), 85 min.

In October 1970, Montreal actress Sophie appears in a Feydeau farce at the Osaka World's Fair. Back in Montreal, her boyfriend Michel watches the October Crisis on TV and sees Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau declare the War Measures Act. The Canadian Army patrols Montreal streets. Michel is immersed in politics, while Sophie rejects the amorous advances of her co-star, becomes friendly with a blind translator, and passes an evening with frivolous Canadian embassy official Walter and his wife Patricia. Meanwhile, in Montreal, Michael plots terrorist activities.

CAMERA Bar: www.camerabar.ca

Stephen Bulger Gallery has purchased a license agreement with Criterion films which enables us to program films that we relate to our current exhibitions, which we offer as free public screenings every Saturday at 3pm.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Reminder! Free Saturday Screening at CAEMRA Today

Saturday May 27, 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

Stephen Bulger Gallery has purchased a license agreement with Criterion films which enables us to program films that we relate to our current exhibitions, which we offer as free public screenings every Saturday at 3pm.

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.