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Jean-Loup Gagnol

Duration: 84 mins
Country of Origin: France, 2015
Vancity Theatre Screening
Director: Jean-Loup Gagnol


Jul 30 05:45 pm
Jul 31 03:15 pm
Aug 03 06:30 pm
Aug 04 06:30 pm
Aug 11 02:50 pm
Aug 13 12:45 pm

11-year-old Leo has a secret. A mysterious illness has transformed him into a phantom boy, able to leave the confines of his body and explore the city as a ghostly apparition. The highly anticipated new film from the Academy Award-nominated writers and directors of A Cat In Paris is a stylish animated noir caper, set in the shadowy streets and alleyways of New York.

Jonathan Glazer

((In association with the Lacan Salon and APW Conference on Love))
Duration: 100 mins
Country of Origin: GB,USA, 2004
Vancity Theatre Screening
Director: Jonathan Glazer


Jul 31 07:00 pm

Widely disparaged by reviewers on its release (it rates just 39% on the aggregator site Rotten Tomatoes) and a box office failure, Birth is a sorely misunderstood film, and more than that, a surrealist masterpiece. Nicole Kidman plays a young Manhattan widow who is bemused, angered, appalled, and finally captivated and enraptured by the strange courtship of a ten-year-old boy (Vancouver’s Cameron Bright) who claims to be Sean, her late husband.

Copresented by the Lacan Salon and the APW Conference On Love, this screening will include remarks and discussion led by Christine Evans and Ona Nierenberg, PhD.

Phil Grabsky

Duration: 87 mins
Country of Origin: GB, 2015
Cultural Screen
Director: Phil Grabsky


Aug 09 02:30 pm

Get up close and personal with nearly 200 paintings from the Barnes Collection on display in Philadelphia.

Jose Luis Guerin

Duration: 92 mins
Country of Origin: Spain, 2015
Vancity Theatre Screening
Director: Jose Luis Guerin


Sep 09 08:25 pm
Sep 10 06:30 pm

Catalonia’s Jose Luis Guerin is arguably the least well known of contemporary greats; his penchant for teasing poetry out of non-fiction approach has been emulated by many, but rarely matched. Here a professor of philology flirts with his female students and engages in amorous discourse with his wife. "Consistently amusing, frequently stimulating, and occasionally erotic work." The House Next Door