Thursday, Feb. 25

* Eccentric Tribal Fashion Hair Show at Grévin
* Two RVCQ festival film options
* Those Who Feel the Fire Burning at Cinéma du Parc
* Rae Spoon launches Armour at Casa
* Les Nuits Sauvages at Newspeak

Rae Spoon

Rae Spoon

As part of the city’s Black History Month celebrations, Musée Grévin (the wax museum) is hosting a very special fashion event: Eccentric Tribal Fashion Hair Show. 705 Ste-Catherine W., 5th floor), 6–9 p.m., $20

Among the films screening at the Rendez-vous du Cinéma Québécois today is Michael Rowe’s 2015 film Early Winter (Quartier Latin, 350 Emery, 6:15 p.m.) and a special screening of the excellent Continental (un film sans fusil) (2007), with director Stéphane Lafleur present (Cinemathèque Québécoise, 335 de Maisonneuve E., 7:30 p.m.). Tickets cost $11.75/$9.50 for students and seniors.

RIDM presents a one-off screening of award-winning 2015 refugee documentary Those Who Feel the Fire Burning at Cinéma du Parc. 3575 Parc, 8 p.m., $12.50/$11 for young adults (1425) & seniors

Singer-songwriter Rae Spoon (who now lives in Victoria after a spell in Montreal) follows up their 2013 album My Prairie Home with a new record called Armour. Check out the launch show tonight at Casa del Popolo, with opener Glenn Nuotino. 4873 St-Laurent, 8 p.m., $12/$15

The dancefloor will be popping down at Newspeak, where Grizzly Rouge’s les Nuits Sauvages has Felipe Rivas b2b Morelli, Urubu feat. Gus, XC and Popycock. 1403 Ste-Elisabeth, 10 p.m., free before 11:30 p.m./$5

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