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April 2016

Coast Modern, 2012

April 20 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Directed by Leah Mallen Wednesday, April 20, 8 pm Ledcor Theatre FREE Travelling along the Pacific North West coastline from LA to Vancouver, the film showcases the pioneers of West Coast Modernist Architecture, and the homes that have become their legacies. This film will be screened in connection to The Blur in Between and Curator Kristy Trinier’s talk the same night. The AGA presents Coast Modern as a part of REEL CANADA’s National Canadian Film Day  

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March 2016

Lecture by Carmen Robertson and Screening of The Colours of Pride

March 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Lecture by Carmen Robertson and Screening of The Colours of Pride Wednesday, March 30, 7 pm Ledcor Theatre FREE In 1973 the National Film Board of Canada documentary released the documentary Colours of Pride. It includes the work of Norval Morrisseau, Allen Sapp, Alex Janvier, and Daphne Odjig. While the film includes important interview footage between Tom Hill and each of the artists, aspects of the film are problematic because of the colonial narrative that underlies the film. As a preface…

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Monthly Movies at your AGA

March 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Join us in the Ledcor Theatre for free, art-focussed film screenings, taking place one Wednesday evening per month starting January 27. The Colours of Pride, 1973 Wednesday, March 30, 7 pm Ledcor Theatre FREE An introduction to the work of Norval Morrisseau, Allen Sapp, Alex Janvier, and Daphne Odjig, in conjunction with our exhibition 7: Professional Native Indian Artists Inc. The film shows how, dspite the artists’ differing styles and origins, their canvases reflect their common heritage. The AGA presents The…

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February 2016
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Monthly Movies at your AGA

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Join us in the Ledcor Theatre for free, art-focussed film screenings, taking place one Wednesday evening per month starting January 27. Design Matters Film Series – Part 2 Wednesday, February 24, 7 pm Ledcor Theatre FREE

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January 2016
FREE

Monthly Movies at your AGA

January 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Join us in the Ledcor Theatre for free, art-focussed film screenings, taking place one Wednesday evening per month starting January 27. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, 2007 Directed by Julian Schnabel Wednesday, January 27, 7 pm Ledcor Theatre FREE The award-winning, and Golden Globe and Academy Award nominated true story of Elle editor Jean-Dominique Bauby who suffered a stroke at the age of 43, which left him with a condition known as locked-in syndrome. The condition left him paralyzed…

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October 20152015
Free with Gallery Admission

Film

October 25, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Film The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, 1919 October 25, 1 pm Ledcor Theatre Free with Gallery Admission 71 minute runtime Gain context for the exhibition Living, Building,Thinking: Art and Expressionism through this classic German Expressionist film. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari tells the story of a hypnotist who commits murder by controlling a person sleepwalking.

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Design Trilogy Film Series

October 14, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Design Trilogy Film Series Watch design-based films created by independent filmmaker and photographer Gary Hustwit as part of our Poole Centre of Design programming. Urbanized, 2011 October 14, 7 pm Ledcor Theatre Free with Gallery Admission 85 minute runtime This film will focus on the design of cities and urban planning strategies used by architects and designers. Presented in conjunction with Charrette Roulette and the Poole Centre of Design  

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June 2015

Film: Jack Bush

June 3, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Jack Bush 56 minutes | 1979 In an interview he gave before his death, Bush talks about his life, his work, and the development of art in Canada over the past 25 years. Exhibitions of his work are shown, in particular a retrospective at which he and his friend Clement Greenberg, noted New York art critic, talk about his paintings. Wednesday, June 3, 7pm Ledcor Theatre Free with Gallery Admission

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December 20142014
Free

NFB at your AGA: Radiant City

December 10, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

Join us for a free screening of Gary Burns’ “Radiant City“. Canada’s king of surreal comedy, joins journalist Jim Brown on an outing to the suburbs. Venturing into territory both familiar and foreign, they turn the documentary genre inside out, crafting a vivid account of life in The Late Suburban Age. A film by Jim Brown & Gary Burns Canada | 85 minutes | 2006

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September 2014

your AGA at Metro Cinema

September 10, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Metro Cinema,
8712 109 Street, Edmonton, Alberta Canada
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your AGA at Metro Cinema Moulin Rouge! It’s the belle époque in late 1890s Paris, and Christian (Ewan McGregor) has left behind his bourgeois father to seek his fortune in the bohemian underworld of Monmartre, where the eccentric artist, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (John Leguizamo), introduces him to a new world and the scandalous dance known as the can can in the infamous dance hall, brothel, and theatre: the Moulin Rouge. It’s here that Christian falls into a tragically doomed romance…

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