Date(s) - 18/09/2017 - 21/09/2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Broadway Theatre, Saskatoon
The Broadway Theatre has some very interesting culturally and socially diverse and relevant films coming up over the next two weeks. Please visit the website for dates and times:
Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World
Buffy Sainte-Marie, Jimi Hendrix,
This powerful documentary about the role of Native Americans in contemporary music history-featuring some of the greatest music stars of our time-exposes a critical missing chapter, revealing how indigenous musicians helped shape the soundtracks of our lives and, through their contributions, influenced popular culture.
A Bag of Marbles (AKA Un sac de billes)
Dorian Le Clech, Batyste Fleurial, Patrick Bruel
In the occupied France, two young Jewish brothers, Maurice and Joseph, who have been left to their own devices, display an incredible amount of malice, courage and ingenuity to escape the enemy invasion and try to reunite their families.
Brittany Ferrell, Tef Poe, Kayla Reed
Whose Streets? takes a close-up look at the civil unrest that erupted after a shocking act of violence in Ferguson, Missouri – and the decades of simmering tension leading up to it.
Menashe Lustig, Yoel Falkowitz, Ruben Niborski
Within Brooklyn’s ultra-orthodox Jewish community, a widower battles for custody of his son. A tender drama performed entirely in Yiddish, the film intimately explores the nature of faith and the price of parenthood.
Driving with Selvi (presented by the ICCC)
Selvi, like so many girls in India, is a child bride in a violent marriage. One day she escapes, and goes on to become South India’s first female taxi driver. This is the ten-year journey of a charming, strong, and courageous young woman who defies all expectations, moving beyond the pain she’s experienced to create a new life.
One showing only: Sept 18, 7:00pm
Ground Zero 20th Anniversary Screening
Richard Chamberlain, John Denver
Ground Zero: A Delicate Balance , “20th Anniversary Screening”, 47 min This Sask made, Visionary Documentary examines global warming with special appearances by Richard Chamberlain and John Denver. With participation from NASA and a World Contingency of Scientists. Silver Medal Worldfest, Houston Texas, 1999 Co-Produced By Anthony Towstego, Writer, Jeff Martel Thomega Entertainment Inc.
One showing only: Sept 21 , 7:00 pm