Events

Film and Poetry Night

Film and Poetry Night

Fundraiser & moral support for family to be separated by Immigration Canada Tuesday, 7 August at 7pm Café Araucaria, 5607 Parc Ave. (corner St. Viateur) Pay what you can. Suggested donation: $5 to 10 (more appreciated!) Featuring  * Première of Double Trouble new documentary film by Lillian Boctor about double punishment   * Mister Lust Poetry/Rap and Reggae   and more … Every week, tens of dark-windowed cars leave 1010 St. Antoine Street in downtown Montreal. Inside are sisters, fathers, mothers, brothers and children forcibly expelled from their homes by the Canadian state. This is what a family from Ville St....

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Film Screening: VOL SPÉCIAL

Film Screening: VOL SPÉCIAL

VOL SPÉCIAL A heart wrenching and chilling observational doc about immigrant “illegals” held in a detention centre and subjected to prison-like conditions without any rights. WHAT: Screening of VOL SPÉCIAL WHEN: Monday, January 30, 7PM WHERE: Room H-110, Concordia University, 1455 de Maisonneuve West COST: Suggested donation $2-5 INFO: www.cinemapolitica.org Fernand Melgar / CH / 2011 / 100 min / French with English subtitles This special screening is co-presented by No One is Illegal and Solidarity Across Borders. Robyn Maynard & Jaggi Singh will be our guest speakers. INFO: www.solidarityacrossborders.org / www.nooneisillegal.org [Message from the organizers at Cinema Politica:...

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