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Opening Gala: Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival

May 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

AWOL
7 PM | The Plaza Theatre | 14A
DIRECTED BY DEB SHOVAL
2016 | USA | 118 mins I 14A
A young woman Joey is in search of direction in her small town. A
visit to an army recruiting office appears to provide a path, but when she meets and falls in love with Rayna that path diverges in ways that neither woman anticipates.
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Centre of My World
9 PM | The Plaza Theatre | 18A
DIRECTED BY JAKOB M. ERWA
2016 | Germany | 115 mins I 14A
After a summer spent with his best friend Kat to escape his family, Phil goes back to school and starts to question his feelings towards Nicholas, a new classmate.
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Queer Hutterite (short before feature film)
DIRECTED BY LAURA O’GRADY
15 min
Kelly Hofer knew he wasn’t a fit from the start. His secret drove him from his Hutterite colony, it was the only home he had ever known. When he was 19 he drove to Calgary and came out on Facebook. The reaction was extreme.
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Don’t forget to head over to the Naked Leaf for our Programmers’ Corner series after both films. Drink tea whilst debriefing about the great film you’ve just watched!

Details

Date:
May 19, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/438255279856982