December 2019


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Friday, December 13, 2019

Event
9:00pm

2001: A Space Odyssey

Kubrick’s masterpiece gets a sonic update with a live score care of RØISEN, a new six-piece instrumental collective from Toronto.

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Film Event
11:00am

A Star is Born

Part of 7 from '37
Before Judy, Babs or Gaga, Janet Gaynor played the first star born in this technicolour classic.
Film Event
2:00pm

Shoes

A poor working woman turns to selling her body to put new shoes on her feet in this early feminist silent film.
Music Event
9:00pm

December Will Be Magic Again: Kate Bush Tribute

We have every era of Kate covered in this starry tribute show, produced by Venus Fest founder, Aerin Fogel.

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Film Event
10:00am

Elf

Part of Family Pics
Will Ferrell is Santa’s oversized helper in this hilarious and heartwarming NYC-set holiday charmer.
Film Event
12:30pm

When You're In Love

Part of 7 from '37
Romance complicates a marriage of convenience in this little-seen Cary Grant comedy treasure.
Film Event
3:00pm

Topper

Part of 7 from '37
Constance Bennett and Cary Grant bounce off the walls as fun-loving ghosts attempting to do good.
Film Event
5:15pm

The Irishman

Robert DeNiro plays an unassuming gangster in Scorsese’s epic, big screen-worthy tour de force.
Film Event
9:30pm

Strange Brew

The McKenzie brothers uncover a sinister plot at the town brewery in this Canadian comedy classic.

Monday, December 16, 2019

Film Event
6:00pm

Mean Girls

Writer, and The Second City alumni, Tina Fey dissects teenage social hierarchies in this biting comedy.
Film Event
8:30pm

Burning

A love triangle frames a sinister mystery in this slow-burn thriller from Korean master Chang-dong Lee.

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Film Event
11:00am

Mean Girls

Writer, and The Second City alumni, Tina Fey dissects teenage social hierarchies in this biting comedy.
Film Event
6:30pm

Marriage Story

Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver grapple with a bi-coastal divorce in Noah Baumbach’s considered drama.
Film Event
9:30pm

Wayne's World

Two metalheads’ public access show goes primetime in Penelope Spheeris’ era-defining, comedy classic. Party on!

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Film Event
7:00pm

The Irishman

Robert DeNiro plays an unassuming gangster in Scorsese’s epic, big screen-worthy tour de force.

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Music Event
9:00pm

The Basement Revue

A half-music, half-literary variety show with a rock’n’roll sensibility and a unique Canadian voice.

Friday, December 20, 2019

Film Event
6:00pm

The Two Popes

The path to papacy is paved with introspection and wit in this superbly acted and greatly satisfying two-hander.
Film Event
8:45pm

Groundhog Day

Join Bill Murray as he spends the day in chilly Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, over and over again…

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Film Event
11:00am

Innerspace

A miniaturized Dennis Quaid is inadvertently injected into Martin Short’s body after a botched secret experiment.
Film Event
2:00pm

Way Out West

Part of 7 from '37
Laurel and Hardy’s slapstick spoof of the western genre, featuring their famous ‘soft shoe’ routine.
Music Event
7:00pm

The Ugly Black Woman

Nicky Lawrence delivers an unforgettable and moving performance powered by the iconic women of jazz and soul.
Film Event
9:30pm

Honey Boy

Shia LaBeouf plays his own father in one of 2019’s most nuanced and revelatory character studies.

Sunday, December 22, 2019

Film Event
10:00am

An American Tail

Part of Family Pics
Young Fievel Mousekewitz and his family set sail for the New World in this animated adventure.
Film Event
12:30pm

Honey Boy

Shia LaBeouf plays his own father in one of 2019’s most nuanced and revelatory character studies.
Film Event
3:30pm

Young Frankenstein

The grandson of the infamous Dr. Frankenstein learns to embrace his inner weirdo in Mel Brooks’ comic masterpiece.
Film Event
6:45pm

Pain and Glory

Antonio Banderas shines in Pedro Almodóvar’s semi-autobiographical ode to life and its many paradoxes.
Film Event
9:30pm

Bad Santa

A gloriously inappropriate and jolly antidote for anyone suffering from an excess of seasonal sentiment.

Monday, December 23, 2019

Film Event
10:00am

Arthur Christmas

Part of Family Pics
Santa’s youngest son, Arthur, sets out on a life-changing mission in this globetrotting animated adventure.
Film Event
12:30pm

Pain and Glory

Antonio Banderas shines in Pedro Almodóvar’s semi-autobiographical ode to life and its many paradoxes.
Film Event
3:30pm

Elf

Will Ferrell is Santa’s oversized helper in this hilarious and heartwarming NYC-set holiday charmer.
Film Event
6:45pm

Midnight Family

This captivating, award-winning documentary follows a family of Mexico City ambulance operators.
Film Event
9:00pm

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

John Cameron Mitchell is a (wo)man scorned in this witty, gender-bending rock opera cult classic.

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Film Event
1:45pm

Honey Boy

Shia LaBeouf plays his own father in one of 2019’s most nuanced and revelatory character studies.
Film Event
4:00pm

The Two Popes

The path to papacy is paved with introspection and wit in this superbly acted and greatly satisfying two-hander.
Film Event
7:00pm

Edward Scissorhands

Among his very best films, Tim Burton’s beautiful, heartbreaking fairytale is a snow-tinged classic.

Wednesday, December 25, 2019

Film Event
10:00am

A Christmas Story

Part of Family Pics
All young Ralphie Parker wants for Christmas is a BB gun in this perennial festive favourite.
Film Event
12:30pm

Pain and Glory

Antonio Banderas shines in Pedro Almodóvar’s semi-autobiographical ode to life and its many paradoxes.
Film Event
3:30pm

Gremlins

The naughty, not nice Gremlins cause chaos in quaint Kingston Falls in Joe Dante’s 80s horror-comedy.
Film Event
6:00pm

Little Miss Sunshine

A dysfunctional family test fragile bonds in this darkly humorous, award-winning, road movie.

Thursday, December 26, 2019

Film Event
10:00am

The Wizard of Oz

Part of Family Pics
Dorothy’s adventure down the Yellow Brick Road gets a restoration for its 80th anniversary!
Film Event
2:00pm

Pain and Glory

Antonio Banderas shines in Pedro Almodóvar’s semi-autobiographical ode to life and its many paradoxes.
Music Event
9:00pm

The Basement Revue

A half-music, half-literary variety show with a rock’n’roll sensibility and a unique Canadian voice.

Friday, December 27, 2019

Film Event
10:00am

Castle in the Sky

A breathtaking and stunningly animated air-bound adventure from the incomparable imagination of Hayao Miyazaki.
Film Event
1:00pm

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Film Event
4:00pm

Uncle Buck

John Candy is the titular man–child in this salty-sweet John Hughes comedy classic.
Film Event
6:30pm

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Film Event
9:30pm

Blues Brothers

Jake and Elwood embark on a madcap mission from God in this sprawling comedy classic.

Saturday, December 28, 2019

Film Event
10:00am

Despicable Me

Part of Family Pics
A supervillain’s masterplan to steal the moon is jeopardized after he adopts three orphaned girls.
Film Event
1:00pm

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Film Event
4:00pm

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Comedy Event
9:00pm

Ashley with a 'Y'

An awe-inspiring mix of cabaret, raconteuring and quick-as-lighting musical improv from Second City alumna, Ashley Botting.

Sunday, December 29, 2019

Film Event
10:00am

Minions

Part of Family Pics
The Minions take centre stage in this wildly funny 60s-set prequel to Despicable Me.
Film Event
1:00pm

Minions

The Minions take centre stage in this wildly funny 60s-set prequel to Despicable Me.
Film Event
3:15pm

It's A Wonderful Life

A destitute banker has a cathartic brush with destiny in this quintessential holiday classic.
Film Event
6:15pm

Love, Gilda

An insightful doc that charts the struggles, success and untimely death of improv legend Gilda Radner.
Film Event
8:30pm

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Monday, December 30, 2019

Film Event
10:00am

The Iron Giant

Part of Family Pics
A gorgeously animated tale of unlikely friendship set against a backdrop of Cold War paranoia.
Film Event
12:30pm

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Film Event
3:30pm

Make Way for Tomorrow

Part of 7 from '37
An elderly couple navigate generational disconnect with their preoccupied children in this heartbreaking love story.
Film Event
6:30pm

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Film Event
9:00pm

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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Film Event
11:00am

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Film Event
2:00pm

Waiting for Guffman

A terrific ensemble cast are on top form in Christopher Guest’s outrageously funny mockumentary.
Film Event
5:00pm

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Film Event
8:00pm

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