Tuesday, Nov. 18

* Two picks for the RIDM doc film fest
* University of the Streets Café hosts “Building Community and Getting Involved”
* The Mundial music fest begins, with Malika Tirolien & more
* DJ László spins at Notre Dame des Quilles

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Malika Tirolien
Malika Tirolien
Today at the RIDM festival, see Ron Mann’s documentary about Robert Altman, Altman (4 p.m.) or God Save Justin Trudeau (8:30 p.m.), about the Montreal MP (before he was Liberal leader) and his boxing match against Senator Patrick Brazeau. Excentris (3536 St-Laurent), $11.50/$9 students/seniors

Public discussion series University of the Streets Café hosts a conversation on Building Community and Getting Involved about how to step outside of your comfort zone and make new connections with people, with life-coach Minda Bernstein, moderated by Concordia sociology prof Alex Enkerli. Fixe Café Bistro (5985 St-Hubert), 7 p.m., free

The opening night of the Mundial music festival features Malika Tirolien (soul, jazz, R&B, hip hop and Afro-Caribbean influences), flamenco guitarist/composer Jorge Miguel, native American blues/soul singer Martha Redbone and jazz/world band Odessa Havana (exploring the Jewish/Cuban connection). Cabaret Lion d’Or (1676 Ontario E.), 9 p.m., $19.75

DJ László spins at Notre Dame des Quilles. 32 Beaubien E., 9 p.m., free
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