Saturday, Feb. 2

* Ciné-Bazar
* Sergei Parajanov’s The Legend of Suram Fortress
* Ambivalence at [SAS]
* Blaxploitation Remix @ the PHI Centre
* PWYC for The Ape
* Mod Club @ Blizzarts

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The Legend of Suram Fortress

Film fans should wander down to the sixth annual Ciné-Bazar, where various film companies and cinematic memorabilia dealers peddle their wares. Centre du Plateau, St-Joseph E., 9 a.m–4 p.m., $2

The weekly free series overlooking the career of legendary Soviet-era filmmaker Sergei Parajanov continues. On the program today are The Legend of Suram Fortress, Parajanov’s 1984 comeback after years spent in the gulag, Han Han Li’s animated short Prayer Beads and Tatiana Lévesque’s lecture “Narrative Structure in Folktales.” See the full schedule here and read our interview with programmer Marcin Wisniewski here. J.A. de Sève Cinema (1400 de Maisonneuve W.), 2 p.m., free

Galerie [SAS] welcomes a new exhibit called Ambivalence: Shape and Shapelessness, focusing on the relationship between shape and art. The show, curated by Fred Laforge, features five Quebec artists. SAS (Belgo Building, 372 Ste-Catherine W., #416), 4 p.m., free

The PHI Centre launches Black History Month with its Blaxploitation Remix event. Guests Kalmunity and Slim Williams will perform “remixed live music” from the golden age of blaxplitation. PHI Centre, 407 St-Pierre, doors 7 p.m., show 8 p.m., $13.25 advance, $16.25 at the door

It’s PWYC night chez Infinithéatre, so you can catch the company’s latest play, The Ape, regardless of your budget. Bain St-Michel (5300 St-Dominique), 8 p.m.

Blizzarts weekly Mod Club has Cult MTL’s own DJ Amyl Nitrate joining resident DJs ParkLife and Lee Modern for a whole lotta pop, soul & rock ‘n’ roll. 3956 St-Laurent, 10 p.m., free before midnight/$5

Check out our complete listings for more great club, stage and gallery events.

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