Upcoming Events › Movies
Events List Navigation
BREAKING IN is your chance to connect with guests at the Kingston Canadian Film Festival for serious advice on how to get started in the Canadian film and media industry. This event is intentionally informal to help you access the best advice possible. Plus it’s free, so what are you waiting for?
The Union Gallery is accepting submissions of short Queen’s student videos for a March 2018 juried video screening event. Please provide an .mp4 or a linkable url to Vimeo or YouTube. Full running time should be less than ten minutes in length. Multiple submissions are welcome. Please include: - Title of video - Director/Artist’s name - Running time - A brief (300 word) description of your video The gallery supports the presentation of high quality visual and interdisciplinay contemporary art.…
The disappearance of a university student is the mystery that drives the events in this gripping dramatic thriller, the handiwork of three of Canadian cinema’s most exceptional emerging directors. Featuring Queen's Drama grad Jacqueline Byers!
FLIP THE SCRIPT— WOMEN, CAMERAS AND JUSTICE The Judge Directed by Erika Cohn Palestine, USA, 82 minutes, 2017 Arabic with Subtitles THE JUDGE provides a rare insight into Shari’ah law, an often-misunderstood legal framework for Muslims, told through the eyes of the first woman judge to be appointed to the Middle East’s religious courts.
The statistics are staggering. One in five women in college are sexually assaulted, yet only a fraction of these crimes are reported, and even fewer result in punishment for the perpetrators. The Hunting Ground, a piercing, monumental exposé of rape culture on campuses, is poised to light a fire under a national debate.
On a summer day in the 1950s, a native girl watches the countryside go by from the backseat of a car. A woman at her kitchen table sings a lullaby in her Cree language. When the girl arrives at her destination, she undergoes a transformation that will turn the woman’s gentle voice into a howl of anger and pain...
This is a proudly feminist work and a slam-bang revenge drama. The violence is harsh, the settings are beautiful and the narrative is utterly gripping. In her lead character, Surya has created a figure so striking, so proud, that it is a thrill to identify with her.