DOC NOW 2014 Film Screenings night 2

Please join us for this second night of film screenings for DOC NOW, Ryerson University's Documentary Media Festival.

This years DOC NOW Festival offers 12 films, divided into four programs, screening from 6:30 to 11 pm, over two nights at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema. These films examine a range of subjectsfrom a daughters exploration of the silence surrounding her fathers death due to AIDS to an intimate portrait of an artist dealing with vision loss. After each program there will be a 20-minute question-and-answer period with the filmmakers moderated by POVs Marc Glassman.


Art and Effect 6:30 pm

"A Shift in the Landscape" - Simone Estrin

"Every Story Has a Twist" - Bindu Shah

"Photos by Kirk" - Jamie Day Fleck

Matters of Blood 9 pm

"As Brothers We Grow" - Jordan Kawai

"A Ghost in Our House" - Liz Gibson-DeGroote

Please also join us on screening night 1, June 4th, for the following programs:


Politics and Poetics 6:30 pm

"El Settat" - Nadia Marzouk

"Adam" - Alexena Weinstein

"Light of my Eyes" - Zeinab Fattahi

"Close the Door" - Natasha Nuhanovic

Identity in Motion 9 pm

"Persistence of Vision" - Caitlin Durlak

"Love and Genealogy" - Jonas Jacobs

"Straight Guys" - Daniel Laurin

For full film descriptions and screening times, please visit All screenings are free.

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