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One of Alex Rose’s picks for top flick of year, 12 Years a Slave, is screening at Cinéma du Parc. 3575 Parc, 4:30 p.m. & 8:45 p.m., $11.50
Galerie de l’UQAM hosts a triple vernissage, welcoming two new exhibitions by Carol Wainio and Isabelle Guimond and launching the online virtual exhibition of last year’s The Painting Project expo. 1400 Berri, #J-R120, 5:30 p.m., free
The Goethe Institut screens the award-winning German flick (with French subtitles) Kaddish for a Friend, about a refugee trying to prove himself to his fellow Arab youths in Berlin-Kreuzberg. Cinema Excentris (3536 St-Laurent), 7 p.m., $11.75
The Wiggle Room presents Nickle Flicks. For five cents (literally), you can come and enjoy the Charlie Chaplin classic Gold Rush on the big screen, accompanied by a live pianist. 3874 St-Laurent, 8:30 p.m., 5¢
Sass Will Save Us is a deep-winter DJ night at Notre Dame des Quilles, promising everything-wave, hip hop, goth rock, Turkish rock, slow-it-down and ftw music. Come on down. 32 Beaubien E., 10 p.m., free
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