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Cinema Politica Presents: OBSCURO BARROCO and HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA!

February 18, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

- By donation (on site)

[Le français suit]

Join Cinema Politica Concordia for the QC premieres of OBSCURO BARROCO and HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA!, two films bringing the history of revolutionary trans activists to the big screen for an evening of discovery, metamorphosis and the refusal to accept the status quo.

This screening is part of Fierté en Hiver Concordia and co-presented with the Centre for Gender Advocacy / Centre de lutte contre l’oppression des genres. Admission is by donation ($5-10 suggested). The venue is wheelchair accessible. Childcare provided on site by the Montreal Childcare Collective with 24 hour notice (https://childcarecollective.wordpress.com/about/ ).

OBSCURO BARROCO
Evangelia Kranioti / Greece – France / 2018 / 60 ‘ / Portuguese / S.T. English

Following the path of iconic transgender figure Luana Muniz (1961-2017), OBSCURO BARROCO explores different quests for the self, taking the audience through a queer dreamscape of Rio de Janeiro’s nightlife.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA!
Reina Gossett & Sasha Wortzel / United States / 2018 / 14 ‘ / English

The mesmerizing film about iconic transgender artist and activist, Marsha “Pay it No Mind” Johnson follows her in the hours before she ignited the 1969 Stonewall Riots in New York City and gave birth to a movement.

More info: https://www.cinemapolitica.org/screening/concordia/obscuro-barroco-happy-birthday-marsha

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Joignez-vous à Cinema Politica Concordia pour la première québécoise de OBSCURO BARROCO et HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA!, deux films qui portent les histoires de militantes trans révolutionnaires sur le grand écran, pour une soirée de découvertes et de métamorphoses.

Cette projection fait partie de Fierté en Hiver Concordia et est co-présentée par le Centre for Gender Advocacy / Centre de lutte contre l’oppression des genres. Admission sur base de contributions volontaires (5-10$ suggéré). La salle est accessible en fauteuil roulant. Un service de garde d’enfants est disponible gratuitement à toutes nos projections grâce à The Childcare Collective avec un délai de 24 heures (https://childcarecollective.wordpress.com/about/).

OBSCURO BARROCO
Evangelia Kranioti / Grèce – France / 2018 / 60 ‘ / Portugais / S.T. Anglais

Suivant le parcours de l’icône trans Luana Muniz (1961-2017), OBSCURO BARROCO explore différentes quêtes de soi, en transportant l’audience au coeur d’un périple queer dans le paysage de rêve de la vie nocturne à Rio de Janeiro.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA!
Reina Gossett & Sasha Wortzel / États-Unis / 2018 / 14 ‘ / Anglais

Le film captivant sur l’artiste et activiste trans Marsha “Pay It No Mind” Johnson la suit au cours des heures précédant les Émeutes de Stonewall en 1969 à New York, où elle donna naissance à tout un mouvement.

Plus d’infos: https://www.cinemapolitica.org/fr/screening/concordia/obscuro-barroco-happy-birthday-marsha

Details

Date:
February 18, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost:
By donation (on site)
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.cinemapolitica.org/screening/concordia/obscuro-barroco-happy-birthday-marsha

Organizer

Cinema Politica Concordia
Phone:
514-575-1425
View Organizer Website

Venue

Cinema Politica Concordia
1455 Boulevard de Maisonneuve O
Montreal, QC H3G 1M8 Canada
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Details

Date:
February 18, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost:
By donation (on site)
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.cinemapolitica.org/screening/concordia/obscuro-barroco-happy-birthday-marsha

Organizer

Cinema Politica Concordia
Phone:
514-575-1425
View Organizer Website

Venue

Cinema Politica Concordia
1455 Boulevard de Maisonneuve O
Montreal, QC H3G 1M8 Canada
+ Google Map
View Venue Website