SCREENINGS AND EVENTS

If you're interested in screening Northwords, The National Parks Project, or The National Parks Project: Gros Morne in your town or theatre, email us at info(at)filmcan.org

NORTHWORDS

April 28, 2013 - NATIONAL ARTS CENTRE 'NORTHERN SCENE' - 4pm, Mayfair Theatre - Ottawa, ON
Hosted by Shelagh Rogers, with guests Noah Richler, Rabindranath Maharaj and director Geoff Morrison. Details here.

PAST SCREENINGS & EVENTS:

August 15, 2012 - SUNSHINE COAST FESTIVAL OF THE WRITTEN ARTS - Sechelt, BC.
Hosted by Shelagh Rogers, with a reading by Noah Richler. Details here.

August 19, 2012 - DOC NORTH DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL - North Bay, ON
Details here.

August 23, 2012 - WRITERS AT WOODY POINT - Bonne Bay South, NL / Gros Morne
Hosted by Shelagh Rogers. Details here.

August 29, 2012 - EDEN MILLS WRITERS FESTIVAL, BOOKSHELF CINEMA - Guelph, ON
With special guests Alissa York, Noah Richler and director Geoff Morrison. Details here.

September 29, 2012 - MUSKOKA LITERARY FESTIVAL, ALGONQUIN THEATRE - Hunstville, ON
With special guests Joseph Boyden and Alissa York. Details here.

October 9, 2012 - WORDFEST CALGARY - Calgary, AB
Hosted by Shelagh Rogers, with a conversation with Noah Richler. Details here.

October 11, 2012 - PLANET IN FOCUS FILM FESTIVAL, TIFF Bell Lightbox - Toronto, ON
Hosted by Shelagh Rogers, with special guests and Northwords readings by Alissa York and Rabindranath Maharaj. The film's producers and director will also be in attendance. Details here.

October 20, 2012 - INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF AUTHORS, Harbourfront - Toronto, ON
Hosted by Shelagh Rogers. Producers and director in attendance. Details here.

October 20, 2012 - LITFEST EDMONTON NON-FICTION FESTIVAL, Edmonton, AB
With special guest Noah Richler. Details here.

January 25-27, 2013 - REFRAME PETERBOROUGH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - PETERBOROUGH, ON
Details here.

 

THE NATIONAL PARKS PROJECT

No screenings are currently scheduled.

February 4, 2011 - WINTERLUDE (Ottawa)
NPP live music concert in Grand Hall of Canadian Museum of Civilization featuring fireworks soundtracked by NPP music; Projections of NPP films on Canadian Museum of Civilization exterior

February 10-20, 2011 - BERLINALE FILM FESTIVAL (Berlin)
World Premiere of NATIONAL PARKS PROJECT: SIRMILIK by Zacharias Kunuk

March 11-19, 2011 - SXSW FILM/MUSIC FESTIVAL (Austin)
Screening of 5 NPP Films plus live set of music by Cadence Weapon, Tony Dekker (Great Lake Swimmers), Graham Van Pelt (Miracle Fortress), Christine Fellows, Mathieu Charbonneau (the Luyas) and Paul Aucoin

April 16, 2011 - SARAH HARMER and THE NATIONAL PARKS PROJECT LIVE AT THE GREEN LIVING SHOW
Sarah Harmer performs live, and is joined by her NPP music partners Jim Guthrie and Bry Webb to perform the songs they wrote in Gwaii Haanas for the NPP, with live mixed visuals from the NPP films and documentaries; main stage, Green Living Show Toronto.

April 28-May 8, 2011 - HOT DOCS FILM FESTIVAL (Toronto)
World Premiere of the complete NPP Film Collection - Screening Saturday April 30, 930pm TIFF Bell Lightbox 1; Monday May 2, 915pm Royal Theatre *both screenings sold out!

May 7, 2011 - DOXA (Vancouver)
Screening at Vancouver Documentary Film Festival; sponsored/presented by CBC Radio3

May 15, 2011 - DOXA (Vancouver)
Screening at Vancouver Documentary Film Festival; sponsored/presented by CBC Radio3

May 19, 2011 - RECORD RELEASE CONCERT (Toronto)
Live show of music and stories featuring over 15 of the NPP musicians; with live mixed visuals; Royal Theatre

May 20 - June 2, 2011 - NPP FILM COLLECTION OPENS IN TORONTO THEATRES (Toronto)
Screenings of the NPP Film Collection at Toronto's Royal and Regent Theatres

July 1, 2011 - CANADA DAY (Ottawa) - Jacques Cartier Park, Gatineau; 8:30pm
A live concert by The National Parks Project musicians of songs written and recorded in parks across Canada for the project, accompanied by live mixed visuals from the NPP films and documentaries. Featuring: Tony Dekker (great lake swimmers), Don Kerr, Casey Mecija (ohbijou), Laura Barrett, Daniela Gesundheit (snowblink), Andre Ethier, Rebecca Foon (thee silver mt. zion) and NPP music director Paul Aucoin (the hylozoists), plus guests!
More info here.

July 1, 2011 - CBC Songwriters Circle (Ottawa) - Jacques Cartier Park; 12:00pm
Graham Van Pelt (miracle fortress) and Daniela Gesundheit (snowblink) will perform songs from the National Parks Project as part of CBC Radio 1's annual Canada Day Songwriters Circle. Tune in live on CBC Radio!

July 2, 3, 6, 7 - OTTAWA, ON - Mayfair Theatre - showtimes
July 2-7 - WATERLOO, ON - Princess Cinema - showtimes
July 1, 2, 3, 6 - WINNIPEG, MN - Winnipeg Cinematheque - showtimes

July 9, 2011 - PICTON PICTUREFEST (Picton, ON) - Small Pond Arts, 9:00pm - outdoor screening!
The complete NPP film collection will screen at inaugural Picton Picturefest. More details here.

July 14, 2011 - OPEN ROOF FILM FESTIVAL (Toronto, ON) - Amsterdam Brewery, 21 Bathurst St. - outdoor screening!
Screening of select NPP films at Open Roof Film series; Screening to be preceded by a live performance by CATL, featuring Jamie Fleming of NPP: Gros Morne. Band starts @ 8pm / Film @ 9pm. More info here.

July 23-24, 2011 - HILLSIDE FESTIVAL (Guelph, ON)
Screening of the complete NPP Film Collection in the Hillside screening tent, Sat. July 23, 12pm / Sun. July 24, 1pm

August 7, 2011 - ROOFTOP FILMS SCREENING (Brooklyn, N Y) - outdoor screening!
Screening of Jamie Travis' Kouchibouguac film Mystic Morning at NYC-based Rooftop Films series
Details here.

August 8-14, 2011 - POSSIBLE WORLDS FESTIVAL (Sydney, Australia)
Screening four NPP films: Sirmilik, Kluane, Wapusk & Mystic Morning, as part of Australia's premiere showcase of Canadian cinema
Details here.

August 17, 2011 - SPOKE CLUB (Toronto, ON)
Special private members screening of select NPP films, hosted by NPP producers and directors.

September 16-19, 2011 - PROJECTION BOOTH (formally Gerrard Cinema, 1035 Gerrard St. East) Toronto, ON
The complete NPP Film Collection is back in Toronto theatres by popular demand, for a limited engagement at the newly opened Projection Booth cinema. Details/Showtimes here.

September 23, 2011 - AEOLIAN HALL (London, ON)
Screening of the complete NPP Film Collection. Producer/Creators Geoff Morrison & Ryan Noth will present the film. doors: 7pm / $5. Details here.

September 24, 2011 - NEAR NORTH MOBILE MEDIA LAB, Nipissing Theatre (Nipissing, Ontario)
Screening of the complete NPP Film Collection. Producer/Creator Joel McConvey will present the film. doors: 7pm / Details here .

September 22, 23, 27, 29, 2011 - REYKJAVIK INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, Reykjavik, Iceland
Screening select program of NPP films. Details/Showtimes here.

September 30 - October 3, 2011 - DOXA FESTIVAL: SUNSHINE COAST (Raven's Cry Theater, Sechelt/Sunshine Coast, BC)
Screening four NPP shorts, Looking Around Without Blinking (BC), Standing Wave (NWT), Kluane (YU), Sirmilik (NU). Details here.

October 12 - 16, 2011 - PLANET IN FOCUS FILM FESTIVAL, Toronto
Screening Zacharias Kunuk's SIRMILIK and Kevin McMahon's STANDING WAVE. Click on the film titles for screening/ticket details.

October 19 - 20, 2011 - FESTIVAL DU NOUVEAU CINEMA, Montreal.
The Quebec premiere of the complete NPP Film Collection. Directors Catherine Martin & Louise Archambault and NPP producer/creators Joel McConvey, Geoff Morrison & Ryan Noth will be on hand to present the film. Details here.

October 20, 2011 - NPP LIVE @ FESTIVAL DU NOUVEAU CINEMA, Montreal. 8pm, Agora (UQAM) - FREE!
Musicians from the NPP will perform selections from the music that was written and recorded in the parks for the project, and featured on the National Parks Project CD/LP. The performance will be accompanied by live visuals from the NPP films and documentaries mixed by Ryan Noth. Performers include: Andrew Whiteman (broken social scene), Cadence Weapon, Daniela Gesundheit (snowblink), Mishka Stein (patrick watson band), Dean Stone (apostle of hustle), Paul Aucoin (the hylozoists). Presented by Parks Canada.

October 23, 2011 - imagineNATIVE FILM FESTIVAL, Toronto
Screening Zacharias Kunuk's SIRMILIK. Details here.

November 4-5, 2011 - ADVENTURE TRAVEL FESTIVAL, Peterborough & Lindsay, Ontario
Screening select NPP films. Details here.

November 5, 2011 - FESTIVAL OF MOVING MEDIA, Guelph, Ontario
Screening the complete NPP film collection. Co-creator/producer in attendance. Details here.

November 11, 2011 - 28th KASSEL DOCUMENTARY FILM & VIDEO FESTIVAL, Kassel, Germany
Screening Stephane Lafleaur's NIGHT VISION, as part of the midnight program 'Nachtsicht.' More details here.

February 6, 2012 - AVAILABLE LIGHT FILM FESTIVAL, Whitehorse, Yukon.
Screening select NPP films. Details here.

March 3, 2012 - KINGSTON CANADIAN FILM FESTIVAL, Kingston, ON.
Screening the complete NPP film collection. Details here.

March 7, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO GREEN FILM FESTIVAL, San Francisco , USA.
Screening Zacharias Kunuk's SIRMILIK. Details here.

March 7-11, 2012 - TAMPERE FILM FESTIVAL, Tampere, Finland.
Screening Zacharias Kunuk's SIRMILIK - International Competition. Details here.

March 16-17, 2012 - CANADIAN FRONT @ MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York.
Screening Zacharias Kunuk's SIRMILIK. Details here.

April 11-22, 2012 - BAFICI (Buenos Aires Festival Internacionale de Cine Independiente), Argentina.
Screening a program of films from the NPP Film Collection Details here.

June 5, 2012 - SEMBRANDO CINE 2012, Lima, Peru.
Screening a selection of shorts from the NPP Film Collection. Details here.

June 18, 2012 - GOLDEN NIGHTS PANORAMA, at UNESCO, Paris (FR).
Screening Zacharias Kunuk's SIRMILIK, in a program of award-winning shorts from around the world.  Details here.

July 1, 2012 - WINNIPEG CINEMATHEQUE, Winnipeg, MN.
Screening the complete NPP Film Collection. Details here.

July 2, 2012 - TIFF BELL LIGHTBOX, Toronto, ON. - FREE!
Screening Zacharias Kunuk's SIRMILIK, as part of TIFF's festival of First Peoples Cinema. Details here.