Thursday, Feb. 26

* La Cuvée whiskey and beer expo begins
* Documentary Roadmap to Apartheid screens at McGill
* French Manitoba coming-of-age film FM Youth screens at RVCQ
* RAW Montreal arts showcase at la Tulipe
* Suuns and Disappears play Bar le Ritz PDB
* RBMA Bass Camp begins with Jacques Greene and Ango at SAT

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A special winter warmer for the beer and whiskey connoisseur, La Cuvée opens tonight, offering a chance to sample potables from dozens of microbreweries and distilleries, plus plenty of specially selected snacks. Église Saint-Enfant-Jésus (5035 St-Dominique), 5 p.m.–12 a.m., $10–$15. Continues to Saturday.

Award-winning documentary Roadmap to Apartheid will be screened at McGill’s Islamic Studies Library, followed by a panel discussion about the film’s comparison of South African apartheid and the struggles of contemporary Palestinians. Tuesday Night Café (3485 McTavish, #017), 6 p.m.

Screening tonight at the Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois festival is FM Youth, a coming-of-age story set in a French community in Manitoba, rumoured to feature music by Montreal musicians. (The bilingual film will be screened with English subs.) Cinémathèque québécoise (335 de Maisonneuve E., Salle Fernand-Seguin), 6 p.m., $11.50/$9.50 for students/seniors

Spend your evening with a slate of fresh emerging Montreal talent in visual arts, multimedia arts, fashion, music and more with the RAW Montreal arts showcase at la Tulipe. 4530 Papineau, 7 p.m., $15–$20

Montreal’s Suuns play Bar le Ritz PDB with Disappears, feat. Sonic Youth drummer Steve Shelley. 179 Jean-Talon W., 9 p.m., $15 [NOTE: This show is now sold out.]

The Red Bull Music Academy’s Bass Camp series begins at SAT with DJ/producer Jacques Greene, vocalist/producer Ango and more. 1201 St-Laurent, 9 p.m., $10
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