Anthropocene: The Human Epoch returns for a second screening January 17, 2019, as part of the TIFF Film Circuit. See the best of Canadian and international films and artists from TIFF
's successful film outreach program. Join us for a unique experience bringing together cinema, food and conversation!
Visit the website for more information: gallery.ca/whats-on/talks-tours-and-events/tiff-at-the-gallery
Before each screening, enjoy a drink and a treat in the Water Court Foyer as of 5 pm. Gourmet Cuisine Ottawa
will be offering a cash bar service and a thematic tapas menu. Following each screening, stay for an onstage conversation with an expert.
If you are a film buff, try the Circuit Package or Tapas Upgrade. Buy a Circuit Package and see all six film screenings for a reduced price. Or, take advantage of the Tapas Upgrade available with any film, which includes superior reserved seating, one drink, two chef inspired tapas, and a sweet treat.
Films on view:
January 17, 2019
Anthropocene: The Human Epoch
The third film from Edward Burtynsky, Jennifer Baichwal and Nicholas de Pencier continues their exploration of industrialization and resource extraction.
February 7, 2019
A tender, heartbreaking story of a young man's struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life.
March 21, 2019
The House by the Sea
Three grown children gather at their dying father's picturesque villa and reflect on where they are, who they have become, and what they have inherited.
April 25, 2019
We Can't Make the Same Mistake Twice
In this documentary, Alanis Obomsawin reveals how inferior the child and welfare services provided to Indigenous peoples are and gives a voice to the childcare workers at the heart of a legal battle.
May 30, 2019
This feature-length film is the first to animate oil paintings; it explores the life and unusual death of Vincent Van Gogh through his own works of art.
June 20, 2019
Based on the novel by Richard Wagamese, this film tells the story of Saul Indian Horse, from his survival of an Indigenous residential school to his rise as a sports star.