Film Screening

Event

REAP Down to Earh Week: Food For Thought

Apr 12 2010 - 12:00am to 3:00am

Engage your taste buds, mind and fellow food lovers with an evening dedicated to meeting your local farmers and the chefs that are diligently working to bring the fruits of their labor to your table. You will enjoy the best organic and sustainable foods Alberta has to offer prepared by the finest local chefs. Then sit back to watch Food Fight, a documentary that explores how American agricultural policy and food culture developed over the 20th century. The after party will follow in the Marquee Room with live music by Chris Velan. Read more about REAP Down to Earh Week: Food For Thought

Location

The Uptown Stage & Screen
612 8 Avenue SW
Calgary , AB
Event

Film Screening — For the Next 7 Generations: 13 Indigenous Grandmothers Weaving a World that Works

Mar 28 2010 - 12:30am to 3:00am

Sacred Heart Church of the First Peoples is pleased to present the film "For the Next 7 Generations: 13 Indigenous Grandmothers Weaving a World that Works" followed by a discussion and refreshments. Following the screening, we will have a discussion with our guest, Cindy Gaudet, Métis Woman, Educator. She will share her experiences with the 13 Indigenous Grandmothers. We look forward to welcoming those from all walks of life and to generating positive community relations in addressing these important teachings for the next seven generations. Read more about Film Screening — For the Next 7 Generations: 13 Indigenous Grandmothers Weaving a World that Works

Location

Sacred Heart Church of the First Peoples
10821 96 Street NW
Edmonton , AB
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"Downstream" and "Our Land, My People" Film Screening for World Water Week

Mar 24 2010 - 1:00am to 3:00am

Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=368944096105 

Downstream synopsis

At the heart of the multi-billion dollar Oil Sands industry in Alberta, a doctor’s career is jeopardized as he fights for the lives of the aboriginal people living and dying of rare cancers downstream from one of the most polluting operations in the world. Read more about "Downstream" and "Our Land, My People" Film Screening for World Water Week

Location

Central Academic Building (CAB) 235
University of Alberta (North of 87 Avenue, between 114 Street and 112 Street)
Edmonton , AB
Event

Blue Gold: A Documentary, screening and World Water Day Discussion

Mar 23 2010 - 1:00am

Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=358996352219

The documentary screening will be followed by a discussion facilitated by Ricardo Acuña of the Parkland Institute. Read more about Blue Gold: A Documentary, screening and World Water Day Discussion

Location

Engineering Teaching & Learning Complex (ETLC) E1 - 007
University of Alberta (East of 116 Street, between 91 Avenue & 92 Avenue)
Edmonton , AB
Event

Film Screening & Fundraiser: Mad City Chickens

Mar 11 2010 - 2:00am

Canadian Liberated Urban Chicken Klub (CLUCK) presents the Alberta Premiere of…

Mad City Chickens

The Calgary Right to Food & Urban Chicken Trial:

A CLUCK fundraiser and rally of support for the legal challenge to the illegal City of Calgary Bylaw denying citizens a Right to Food by raising Urban Chickens. Read more about Film Screening & Fundraiser: Mad City Chickens

Location

Plaza Theatre
1133 Kensington Road NW
Calgary , AB
Event

Film Screening: Finding Farley

Mar 12 2010 - 2:00am

Join the National Film Board and Mountain Equipment Co-op for a free screening of Finding Farley!

Director Leanne Allison in attendance

When Karsten Heuer and Leanne Allison (Being Caribou), along with their 2-year old son, Zev, and indomitable dog Willow set out to trace the footsteps of one of Canada's most famous writers, Farley Mowat, they mean it literally.

Their 5000-kilometre trip – trekking, sailing, portaging and paddling from the prairies to the Maritimes – to discover to people and places that inspired Farley Mowat's most acclaimed books is captured in the compelling documentary Finding Farley.

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Location

Plaza Theatre
1133 Kensington Road NW
Calgary , AB
Event

Film Screening: Finding Farley

Mar 11 2010 - 2:00am

Join the National Film Board and Mountain Equipment Co-op for a free screening of Finding Farley

Director Leanne Allison in attendance

When Karsten Heuer and Leanne Allison (Being Caribou), along with their 2-year old son, Zev, and indomitable dog Willow set out to trace the footsteps of one of Canada's most famous writers, Farley Mowat, they mean it literally.

Their 5000-kilometre trip – trekking, sailing, portaging and paddling from the prairies to the Maritimes – to discover to people and places that inspired Farley Mowat's most acclaimed books is captured in the compelling documentary Finding Farley.

Watch the trailer Read more about Film Screening: Finding Farley

Location

Metro Cinema (Ziedler Hall)
9828 101A Avenue (Citadel Theatre)
Edmonton , AB
Event

AWA Tuesday Talk: Red Deer River Journey

Oct 21 2009 - 1:00am

With Phil French & Carolyn Campbell

Join Phil and Carolyn on a video journey from the headwaters of the Red Deer River to its confluence with the South Saskatchewan. From mountains to badlands, experience the beauty and the diversity as you travel along this major, but often overlooked, Alberta river. Read more about AWA Tuesday Talk: Red Deer River Journey

Location

AWA Office
455 12 Street NW
Calgary , AB
Event

Calgary Film Premiere of "The Age of Stupid"

Oct 14 2009 - 12:30am

The Age of Stupid

Franny Armstrong 2009

Run time: 92 min. | UK | Language: English

Tickets: Free with library card.

This screening kicks off a local campaign to call for a science-based climate agreement at the UN summit in Copenhagen this December. Come on out and show your support! Read more about Calgary Film Premiere of "The Age of Stupid"

Location

John Dutton Theatre, Calgary Public Library Central Branch
616 MacLeod Trail SE
Calgary , AB

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