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Open Roof Festival: July 18 with the Celebrated Horror Get Out and Local Band Park Eddy
Toronto’s Open Roof Festival (ORF), celebrating indie film and music, returns for its eighth season, kicking-off on June 27, 2017, with screenings every Tuesday for 10 weeks. The Festival offers urbanites an al fresco take on hit cinema from across the globe, paired with live music by emerging artists in a variety of genres — a combination that has established Open Roof Festival’s reputation as Toronto’s ultimate summer date night and meeting spot.
Local Toronto band Park Eddy, will get the party started with their unique style of blues, rock and soul. Then GET OUT is what Variety describes as “Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner” meets “The Stepford Wives.” Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) meets his girlfriend Rose's (Allison Williams) family for the first time. At first, Chris reads the family’s overly accommodating behaviour as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter’s interracial relationship, but as the weekend progresses, a series of increasingly disturbing discoveries lead him to a truth that he never could have imagined