Cocktails from an open bar and music by DJ Steve Zorilow and Bloodshot Bill (live) are on the menu at 5 à 7 Electro-trad in Old Montreal. 400 de la Commune W., 5 p.m.
Bright Nights: The Baltic-Nordic Film Festival begins today with a screening of Bloody Type, a doc about an injured Estonian soldier’s attempts to return to the Afghanistan. Read our interview with programming director Fabrice Montal here. Cinémathèque québécoise (335 de Maisonneuve E.), 6:30 p.m., $8
Opening today at the SAT’s immersive dome, the Satosphere, is Polynôme, a compilation of four short films by European and Canadian filmmakers. 1201 St-Laurent, 7 p.m., $15
Tonight’s Voix-de-Ville variety show at the Wiggle Room features performances by Lulu les Belles Mirettes (burlesque), Martin the Stretcher (contortionist), Aly Marguerite & Squirrell (live music), Jane Charles River (burlesque), Blue Danube (Vagina monologue) and more. 3874 St-Laurent, 8 p.m., $10
Vancouver rapper SonReal plays Cabaret Underworld. 1403 Ste-Elisabeth, 8 p.m., $15
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