Friday, Nov. 13

* Nocturne party at the MAC
* Guantanamo’s Child: Omar Khadr screens at RIDM
* Author Kliph Nesteroff launches The Comedians at D&Q
* Suoni per il Popolo/CKUT free show at RIDM HQ
* Pierre Kwenders’ Wakanda Club at the Fairmount Theatre
* Lithuanian DJ Manfredas at Datcha


Pierre Kwenders

The MAC’s monthly Nocturne party is back, offering an opportunity to see the museum’s three recently mounted exhibitions, get your booze on and enjoy music by DJs Stéphane Cocke, Otis and the Body Meta crew. 185 Ste-Catherine W., 5 p.m.–2 a.m., $14/free for MACarte holders

On this second day of the RIDM documentary film festival, check out Patrick Reed and Michelle Shephard’s Guantanamo’s Child: Omar Khadr, the story of the recently released Canadian who was locked up at Gitmo as a teen. See the trailer here. Cinéma du Parc (3575 Parc), 5:30 p.m., $13

Author Kliph Nesteroff launches his new book, The Comedians: Drunks, Thieves, Scoundrels and the History of American Comedy. See more details about the book and the author here. Drawn & Quarterly (211 Bernard), 7–9 p.m., free

RIDM is teaming up with the Suoni per il Popolo fest and CKUT to present a show featuring some pretty sweet local bands: Johnny Couteau, Effet Werther, Perverted Justice and DJ Grand Mac Papa G. 3450 St-Urbain, 9:30 p.m., free

Montreal musician Pierre Kwenders presents the first edition of Wakanda Club, a one-night event at Fairmount Theatre featuring performances by an Dear Denizen, Samito and VNCE (of Dead Obies). 5240 Parc, 9 p.m., $20

Lithuanian DJ Manfredas joins Von Party at cozy, vibey Mile End nightclub Datcha. 98 Laurier W., 11 p.m., $5 before midnight/$7